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Bernie Cosell
July 2, 2003 03:31
Re: my if?
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On 2 Jul 2003 at 8:07, Abigail wrote:

> On Tue, Jul 01, 2003 at 02:37:16PM -0400, Bernie Cosell wrote:
> > 
> > "Give you anything" isn't really the point -- Perl is filled with 
> > multiple ways to do things and the simple argument that you can do 
> > something similar using some other mechanism is rarely determinative.
> I can't think of a single Perl construct that does only one thing, 
> and that can be done with about the same number of keystrokes
> by a more general construct.

How about "our"?

And in your number of keystrokes did you include that in normal use the 
subroutine would end up with a specious extra level of indentation for the 
extra block-construct it takes?


Bernie Cosell                     Fantasy Farm Fibers     Pearisburg, VA
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