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RE: RE: RE (tilly) 1: redeclaring variables with 'my'

by davorg (Chancellor)
on Nov 10, 2000 at 20:33 UTC ( #40963=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to RE: RE (tilly) 1: redeclaring variables with 'my'
in thread redeclaring variables with 'my'

"Why is that? Is it for efficiency reasons or mainly for organization and readability purposes?

Largely because it makes it less likely that you'll stomp all over another variable with the same name.

--
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and the boring jobs bearable" - me

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