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Re: Thoughts on maintaining perl

Chip Salzenberg
May 29, 2000 19:50
Re: Thoughts on maintaining perl
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According to David H. Adler:
> On Thu, May 25, 2000 at 03:27:51PM -0400, wrote:
> >   print join ",", map { &{$field_info{$_}{format}}($deal) } @fields;
> The question that springs to my mind is "was there a comment
> explaining this?"

I hope not.  Comments are for explaining "why", not "how" ... if I had
to document the mechanics of all map expressions, I'd stop using them.
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