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Re: Never, never, never

by bofh_of_oz (Hermit)
on Apr 22, 2005 at 20:39 UTC ( #450569=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Never, never, never

I would say: never never never do something strange and/or unusual in (with) Perl unless you're sure what you are doing (even if you just want to have fun)

As for "always", here is one I learned the hard way:
Always, always, always comment your code so that if you have to read it in three years, you would still understand what it is supposed to do...

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[ambrus]: "could evacuate to open schoolyard and then call or go back to school" => wait what? like power cycling the school building by removing all the kids and then reentering them? how would that fix the problems?
[ambrus]: https://www.xkcd. com/723/ is relevant about earthquakes and phones
[ambrus]: must be this earthquake
[ambrus]: (It's convenient that I live in a place with no earthquakes or hurricanes. One less bad thing to look out for.)

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