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Re^3: Dangers of require 'file.pl'

by furry_marmot (Pilgrim)
on Feb 25, 2011 at 21:48 UTC ( #890218=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: Dangers of require 'file.pl'
in thread Dangers of require 'file.pl'

This was the way to import code prior to the invention of Perl modules (Perl 5?). Anyway, this use of require is obsolete now. It's not much more than an eval of some external code.

--marmot

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