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Re: 5.11 (or 12) and strict

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Sam Vilain
December 27, 2007 05:35
Re: 5.11 (or 12) and strict
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Tels wrote:
>> (In case it wasn’t clear, ++ to the proposal.)
> It get's my vote, too. There rarely is any time I don't want strict, 
> and "no strict;" works for that.

I'm not sure.  Right now, 'no strict; no warnings;' at the top of the
script implies that not only has the programmer chosen to not use strict
or warnings, they've chosen to make a point of it.  With automatic
strict, a reader might come across "use 5.012; no strict;" and think
that there might be a good reason for it.

Can we throw away that expressivity?


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