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Aristotle Pagaltzis
December 28, 2007 06:25
Re: "strict refs" not strict enough
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* Peter Scott <> [2007-12-28 15:15]:
> I see 'refs' as mostly useful for slapping the hand of someone
> who thinks they need to use the contents of one variable as the
> name of another.

I don’t: there are plenty of legitimate uses for that. Whenever I
muck around in the symbol table I wish there was an easier way to
signal my intent to Perl than `no strict 'refs'`.

Aristotle Pagaltzis // <>

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