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Re: pods patched

Ilya Zakharevich
March 16, 2001 11:53
Re: pods patched
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On Fri, Mar 16, 2001 at 06:30:59PM +0000, Michael G Schwern wrote:
> > -=over
> > +=over 4
> Pod::Checker and most pod2* things will warn about an =over without a
> number.

These are bugs; *they* should be fixed, and not PODs.  IIRC, Larry's
intent was to have it *Plain*.  In particular, =over was supposed to
be "the natural indent of the target system".

=over 4 has an absolutely different semantic.

>  Its not required (thus leaving POD Plain), but it is
> considered a Good Thing.

Well, then those who consider it such need a re-education....

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