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From:
Chas. Owens
Date:
April 2, 2009 11:41
Subject:
Re: Deprecating $[
Message ID:
58ce48dc0904021141o358f096aw10e73e1494575fca@mail.gmail.com
On Thu, Apr 2, 2009 at 12:07, Ronald J Kimball <rjk-perl-p5p@tamias.net> wrote:
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>> +L<warnings> category is enabled.  You did C<use warnins>, right?)
>
> "deprecated" and "deprecation", not "depreciated" and "depreciation".
>
> "depreciation" is a decline in value, as in accounting.
>
> Also, "C<use warnings>" rather than "C<use warnins>".
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What you mean you have never said:

    #!/usr/bin/perl

    use strict;
    use warnins;

    my $var;

    $var = $var + 4;

    print "$var\n";

and gotten back

    Yer usin' a variable that ain't got a value in addition (+) at z.pl line 8.
    4

-- 
Chas. Owens
wonkden.net
The most important skill a programmer can have is the ability to read.

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