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Re^2: Format Syntax error on "."

by Mr. Muskrat (Canon)
on Feb 21, 2012 at 23:29 UTC ( #955410=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Format Syntax error on "."
in thread Format Syntax error on "."

For a usage like we see in the OP, sure, sprintf() is the way to go.

Have you even written a multi-page report using nothing but sprintf()? It's painful but formats make it bearable.

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