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Re: What is the scope of $_?

by moritz (Cardinal)
on Nov 26, 2012 at 16:10 UTC ( #1005703=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to What is the scope of $_?

To make things even more interesting, given creates a new lexical $_:

$ perl -wE '$_ = 1; sub p { say }; given (42) { say; p }' 42 1

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Re^2: What is the scope of $_?
by Tanktalus (Canon) on Nov 26, 2012 at 17:53 UTC

    Interesting? More like buggy :-) Let's hope this gets fixed and given starts to become a bit more safe :-)

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