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RE: RE: Favorite Symbol Variable

by guice (Scribe)
on May 18, 2000 at 21:15 UTC ( #13067=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to RE: Favorite Symbol Variable
in thread Favorite Symbol Variable

Well .. I use it so often, I don't even think of it as there. It's became, well ... default. It's the most useful variable in Perl, but cause I use it so much, I don't see it as a 'kewl' variable. You can't 'do' much with it. Where $\ and $" actually let you play with how things are displayed. Just like CDs where kewl and most useful for ditital media until it's so popular, it's not longer 'kewl'.

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