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Re: Re (tilly) 2 (expectations): Apparent Inconsistencies in Perl Function Naming

by swiftone (Curate)
on Nov 28, 2000 at 02:31 UTC ( #43556=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re (tilly) 2 (expectations): Apparent Inconsistencies in Perl Function Naming
in thread Apparent Inconsistencies in Perl Function Naming

IOW return a list of lengths instead of the number of things in the array. (Which I can easily get anyways.)

Really then, shouldn't length return a list or a scalar depending on the context in which it was called? :)

Note to all: If you don't see the humor in this, reread the thread


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Re (tilly) 4 (expectations): Apparent Inconsistencies in Perl Function Naming
by tilly (Archbishop) on Nov 28, 2000 at 03:10 UTC

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