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Chas. Owens
June 15, 2010 07:32
Re: Proposed patch to perlvar.pod
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On Tue, Jun 15, 2010 at 10:15, A. Sinan Unur <> wrote:
> On the other hand, I do see some value in there being a simple one
> line entry for $# as new programmers trying to find documentation for
> $#ary may still check perlvar.pod without thinking about looking at a
> section titled "Names that are no longer special".

My hope is that the new user will be using perldoc -v "$#" (which
happily works with the new section) or will search the document for
$#.  The new section is just for organization's sake.

Chas. Owens
The most important skill a programmer can have is the ability to read.

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