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Re: On the rejected additions to List::Util

by chromatic (Archbishop)
on Apr 29, 2009 at 17:39 UTC ( #760932=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to On the rejected additions to List::Util

The purpose of a module is to support the DRY principle.

Perhaps that's the purpose of modules you write, but are you comfortable expressing that as a universal imperative?

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Re^2: On the rejected additions to List::Util
by jplindstrom (Monsignor) on May 02, 2009 at 16:20 UTC


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[Lady_Aleena]: shmem, that is understandable! The two examples in File::Find don't make sense to me on a quick glance.
[marioroy]: LA if the find worked from Unix command line, or does it not. Likely a quoting issue inside Perl qx.
[Lady_Aleena]: marioroy, the find worked fine at the command line.
[marioroy]: LA, yeah. than there's no reason why it cannot work inside qx. But chatting is hard in PM. I cannot see the code now.
[shmem]: Lady_Aleena: sometimes a quick glance isn't enough.

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