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Re: Perlfunc for each(), keys(), values() has been changed

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From:
Smylers
Date:
March 29, 2013 16:08
Subject:
Re: Perlfunc for each(), keys(), values() has been changed
Message ID:
20130329160754.GB2224@stripey.com
demerphq writes:

> Each of the three functions entry in perlfunc now has the following
> paragraph:

Thank you for sorting this out.

> +                                                             Any insertion
> +into the hash may change the order, as will any deletion, with the exception
> +that the most recent key returned by C<each> or C<keys> may be deleted
> +without changing the order.

One doesn't really delete a key, but an item identified by a key.

"... the item identified by the most recent key returned by ..." would
be correct, though possibly too wordy to be useful.

Smylers
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