Kouber Saparev wrote:
Perlish or not could not be a real reason for adding or not
adding a feature in PHP. The important thing here is if it
fits to the language concept or not.
Indeed, and IMHO it does, much like
fits in quite well as an alternative to
It is an alternative syntax that makes things more readable
and easier to use. Not an awful lot of magic, sexiness, or
character savings involved.