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Re: Re: Re: local vs my

by davorg (Chancellor)
on Sep 03, 2002 at 08:10 UTC ( #194703=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: local vs my
in thread local vs my

Excellent point. But that is, of course, a relatively new innovation :)

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Re^4: local vs my
by Aristotle (Chancellor) on Sep 03, 2002 at 13:23 UTC
    The innovation is only in the autovivification. It was awkwardly possible before as well, you just had to do the job yourself:
    use Symbol; my $fh = gensym; open $fh, $filename;

    Makeshifts last the longest.

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