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Johan Vromans
January 19, 2013 13:16
Re: perlopentut modernization
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Alexander Hartmaier <> writes:

> this week I had to look up how to create a file on open and came across
> perlopentut just to shockingly find out that is uses the two param form of
> open everywhere!
> Before investing my time to change that I wanted to get your opinions on
> the topic.

Tom Christiansen has written a lot on this topic, you should be able to
find it in the archives. Also, Camel IV has up-to-date information.
Tom also suggested a boilerplate that not only deals with open / close,
but also the encoding issues that come with Unicode data.

See e.g.,

-- Johan

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