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RE: Re: A question of style

by merlyn (Sage)
on Aug 23, 2000 at 09:39 UTC ( #29169=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: A question of style
in thread A question of style

ampersand was always required in Perl4. Perl5 made it optional, as long as you either have the subroutine declaration in scope or parens following the name.

-- Randal L. Schwartz, Perl hacker

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