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Re(3): Sutra of Optimism

by Dog and Pony (Priest)
on Nov 28, 2002 at 15:28 UTC ( #216320=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: Sutra of Optimism
in thread Sutra of Optimism

the pessimist ?
die "Pessimist";
A true pessimist would not even bother to test for the numbers, because he *knows* in his heart that there will be none. ;-)
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[shmem]: all else leads to trouble, even if the third argument depends on the existence of the second. That may become brittle.
[Discipulus]: but if have case like subname(15,undef,3 ) maybe bettere named parameters
[Lady_Aleena]: I don't want to have to do: alpha_menu($hash, undef, $type);
[Lady_Aleena]: Or what Discipulus said.
[shmem]: Lady_Aleena: geany supports ctags.
[Discipulus]: a good compromise can be my ($need, $opts_ref) = @_ a scalar and an hash reference
[Discipulus]: see you monks!
[Lady_Aleena]: shmem, let me get this sub rewritten, then I will look into how to use ctags in geany. Deal? 8)
[shmem]: Discipulus: yeah, that might eventually prepare the path for OO ;-)
[Lady_Aleena]: See you, Discipulus.

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