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Re: GOTO considered (a necessary) evil?

by Abigail-II (Bishop)
on Jul 15, 2002 at 16:27 UTC ( #181846=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: GOTO considered (a necessary) evil?
in thread GOTO considered (a necessary) evil?

last, next and redo can take a label as well. And then you will have the same problems if you now point out with goto.

Yet, next and friends having an optional label is seen as a feature, not a misfeature. It might very well be that the author of Perl had used the goto LABEL if he had not added optional labels to next, last and redo.

Abigail


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