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Re: Nested evals - are they evil?

by ikegami (Pope)
on Jul 31, 2007 at 00:05 UTC ( #629706=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Nested evals - are they evil?

I could see this being a way of adding a stack trace if die was used (Copy failed: Unable to save document: Unable to create directory: Insufficient permissions), but confess already does that (albeit using more technical text). An idea why this was done? Could this be a left-over from when die was used instead of confess?

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