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H.Merijn Brand
February 14, 2013 09:52
Re: perlopentut modernization
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On Thu, 14 Feb 2013 09:43:41 +0100, Alexander Hartmaier
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> > This is a sort of random collection of reactions.  Sorry for any confusion
> > to my thoughts.
> >
> > special variable C<$!>  -- should link to perlvar, since $! is a bit weird
> I was thinking about even use-ing English and its $OS_ERROR  (or $ERRNO),
> what do you think about that?

I'd say NO. That is only obfuscating for people that never use it (like
me) and is not in the scope of this document.

FWIW I really appreciate all the other modernifications

H.Merijn Brand   Perl Monger
using perl5.00307 .. 5.17   porting perl5 on HP-UX, AIX, and openSUSE

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