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Re: Is the warning fatalization mechanism in fact safe (specificaly FATAL => 'ununitialized')

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From:
Father Chrysostomos
Date:
December 27, 2014 15:29
Subject:
Re: Is the warning fatalization mechanism in fact safe (specificaly FATAL => 'ununitialized')
Message ID:
20141227152932.6808.qmail@lists-nntp.develooper.com
Rafael Garcia-Suarez wrote:
> Sorry to stray, but --
> In my opinion fatal warnings should be removed from perl. This is possibly
> the most evilest language misfeature ever.

Could you elaborate?

While I can promise I will never use them myself, the most basic prob-
lem (hiding syntax errors) has been fixed.


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