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Re: optional command line arguments

by ig (Vicar)
on Aug 07, 2012 at 19:42 UTC ( #986067=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to optional command line arguments

is there a block type syntax similar to the C++ one I put at the top?

You can use do

my $b = do { multiple_commands_here; final_command; };

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