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Partially applied functions?

Joe Harry
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Joined: Sep 26, 2006
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In the following example,

Now, when I call this function,

Is the fileEndMatch is used as a partially applied function? How would the underscores be filled? How would Scala know which value to put in the underscore? There are two of them in the case above!

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