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From:
Robin Barker
Date:
July 27, 2001 02:53
Subject:
Re: [DOC PATCH bleadperl] perlport.pod and C<..">>"...>
Message ID:
200107270953.KAA12197@tempest.npl.co.uk

 > If a FILEHANDLE is supplied, it must be writable and opened in append
> >-mode (i.e., use C<open(FH, '>>filename')>
> >+mode (i.e., use C<<< open(FH, '>>filename') >>>
> 
> I thought that pod used E<lt> rather that multiple <> nests to get this 
> right.
> 
Either method works, see perlpod.pod, as of perl5.6.0 (in fact 5.5.660).
Which is used depends on the writers or readers preferences.

Robin

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