String concatination without +

Bob Myers rtm at gol.com
Tue May 17 20:19:17 UTC 2016


According to Brian Kernighan in "Masterminds of Programming":

"A more dubious design decision in AWK is that concatenation was expressed
by adjacency, without an explicit operator; a sequence of adjacent values
is just concatenated....I think that's an example of stupid design."
Bob
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