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Re^2: What is the point of the & sigil for function refs?

by Random_Walk (Parson)
on Feb 04, 2005 at 12:28 UTC ( #428037=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: What is the point of the & sigil for function refs?
in thread What is the point of the & / ampersand sigil for function refs?

> The & prefix also disables prototype checking, but you shouldn't be using prototypes in the first place,
> so I consider that a very minor point, but if I didn't mention it, someone else would surely raise that flag. {grin}

I was going to ask for clarification here as I thought prototypes were good ju-perl. How mistaken I was, a supersearch lead me to this node Gratuitous use of Perl Prototypes. Another step on the path to enlightenment.

Thanks,
R.

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