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There are also goto, next, last.

In the context of the vague assertion I was replying to there is no difference in my opinion. When 'return' is called it does it's job just as when 'open' is called. The difference the OP doesn't seem to grasp is that when return is called, anything after it in that block doesn't execute (how could it?) This is by design and is how other languages work.

In reply to Re^9: Can you explain the result? by Lotus1
in thread Can you explain the result? by PerlOnTheWay

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