Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Just another Perl shrine
 
PerlMonks  

Re: return Both ARRAY and SCALAR

by Mutant (Priest)
on May 01, 2009 at 13:34 UTC ( #761291=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to return Both ARRAY and SCALAR

Instead of doing what you're doing, you could just store everything in an array. Then for fields you know have only one value, just do:
my ($field) = $parser->get_values();
Not perfect, but probably cleaner than the approach you're trying to take. (Whether it's useful or not will depend on exactly how you're using this data, which you haven't explained).

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://761291]
help
Chatterbox?
[cbeckley]: I have a functioning module I use to spawn sets of commands across multiple servers.
[cbeckley]: It's nascent, and probably looks like baby Perl to the veterans.
[cbeckley]: I have several questions about it's future development. But it seems like a lot of code to put in a sopw.
[cbeckley]: Should I put the module and example calling code in cufp, and then ask questions in sopw?

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others imbibing at the Monastery: (11)
As of 2017-03-24 15:00 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    Should Pluto Get Its Planethood Back?



    Results (304 votes). Check out past polls.