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Re: Re: When -w and use strict aren't enough...

by greenFox (Vicar)
on Nov 07, 2003 at 15:17 UTC ( #305317=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: When -w and use strict aren't enough...
in thread When -w and use strict aren't enough...

I read this thread earlier today and I have to admit that I skimmed over the bit about == comparisons and then just now I was reading about the back door attempt on the Linux kernel and way down there in the comments (sorry I can't see a way to link directly to it) are two comments by "legobuff" and "Mr_Z" on the exact same topic. A real world example how a simple change in coding practice can potentially make a profound difference (presuming of course some-one writes the auditing tools). ++tilly its a good meme to spread.

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