Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
No such thing as a small change

Re^4: why the array index has to start at 0?? (Perl!)

by tye (Sage)
on Jun 24, 2009 at 20:04 UTC ( #774502=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^3: why the array index has to start at 0?? (Perl!)
in thread why the array index has to start at 0??

Yes, (but s/\$i/\$e/ :) we are even more likely to avoid indices altogether in Perl. But how we avoid using indices casts little light on how indices should be defined, so it doesn't really apply to my argument. It helps with the "we don't care as much in Perl" point. Since it is all academic at this point, I'm less concerned with how "important" it is which index scheme fits Perl best.

- tye        

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://774502]
and all is quiet...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others contemplating the Monastery: (6)
As of 2017-02-20 20:46 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?
    Before electricity was invented, what was the Electric Eel called?

    Results (302 votes). Check out past polls.