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Re^3: Specify sort method on the fly

by eric256 (Parson)
on Jan 21, 2010 at 15:05 UTC ( #818747=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: Specify sort method on the fly
in thread Specify sort method on the fly

I tend to use references always, dunno why, habit i suppose. I like the way they look?

Eric Hodges

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Re^4: Specify sort method on the fly
by SuicideJunkie (Vicar) on Jan 21, 2010 at 16:32 UTC

    I go for references too. Couple of justifications:

    Since I almost always want to pass by reference to avoid copying, and often want to pass in multiple arrays or hashes, having a reference is a good default.
    Not having non-reffed arrays and hashes floating around means more consistency in the use of $ and -> almost everywhere.

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