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Re^3: Open file issues

by davorg (Chancellor)
on Aug 18, 2004 at 12:14 UTC ( #383931=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: Open file issues
in thread Open file issues

Oh, I just mean that there are a few globals which make me a bit uncomfortable and your error handling is (to my eyes) a bit bizarre. The more "Perlish" approach would be to return a false value for smaller errors and to just die on fatal stuff.

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Re^4: Open file issues
by hotshot (Prior) on Aug 18, 2004 at 12:35 UTC
    Got you, but it's just because I didn't paste most of my code, just snipts.

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