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In reply to Re: My most common answer to a question about Perl is: by CountZero
in thread My most common answer to a question about Perl is: by cdarke

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    [LanX]: should this be considered? Re: Parsing .txt into arrays
    [LanX]: and this Re^4: Hash user input
    [pryrt]: LanX, I would vote "keep" if it were considered: it's not helpful, but it could be taken multiple ways, not all of which are offenseive...
    [pryrt]: 1nickt: if you are checking for valid user IDs, then I wouldn't care about the difference between 1.0 and 1: I would take either as a valid representation of the integer user ID#1
    [LanX]: and this Re^2: extract column data
    [Lady_Aleena]: I have two sub recurse { my ($directory, $other_var) = @_; my @files = file_list($directo ry); for my $file (@files) { if (-f $file) { do "stuff"; } if (-d $file) { recurse(" $directory/$file" , $other_var); } } } This was when I hated File::Find.
    [tobyink]: 1nickt: your code?
    [LanX]: pryrt: yeah, that's why I didn't consider, but the last >10 anonymous posts are from the same troll-person
    [jdporter]: is there a module for expanding tabs in text?
    [jdporter]: A: yes.

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