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Re: questionable syntax choices for XQuery

From: Per Bothner <per@bothner.com>
Date: Thu, 22 Apr 2004 08:54:06 -0700
Message-ID: <4087EA9E.501@bothner.com>
To: "Volkmann, Mark" <Mark.Volkmann@AGEDWARDS.com>
Cc: www-ql@w3.org

Volkmann, Mark wrote:

> Ruby is an example of a programming language that doesn't require any 
> kind of statement terminating character.

http://www.ruby-lang.org/en/man-1.4/syntax.html#program says otherwise:

"Ruby programs are sequence of expressions. Each expression are [sic] 
delimited by semicolons(;) or newlines. Backslashes at the end of line 
does not terminate expression."
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