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CatHandle cannot be created from a lazy list #2796

scovit opened this issue Mar 25, 2019 · 0 comments


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commented Mar 25, 2019

The Problem

$ perl6 -e 'my $inflist = 1..*; my @inflist = $ { "$_.txt" }; my $*ARGFILES =;'

Expected Behavior

Create a Lazy CatHandle

Actual Behavior

Cannot .elems a lazy list
  in block <unit> at -e line 1

Comment with slightly higher entropy content

I cannot make any sense of IO::CatHandle if this cannot handle infinite lists of files. It is just extremely slow and bogus. But I might be missing some reasoning

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