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Re: Mystery of missing functions

by swampyankee (Parson)
on Oct 27, 2006 at 21:19 UTC ( #581023=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Mystery of missing functions

For a reason, read List::Util. To quote "List::Util contains a selection of subroutines that people have expressed would be nice to have in the perl core, but the usage would not really be high enough to warrant the use of a keyword, and the size so small such that being individual extensions would be wasteful."

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