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Re^3: comments break my code

by simonm (Vicar)
on Nov 19, 2005 at 17:09 UTC ( #510119=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: comments break my code
in thread comments break my code

If you're editing files on Windows and running them on a Mac, you might need to check your line endings -- is there a real carriage-return between the comment and the "1;" line? -Simon

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Re^4: comments break my code
by arcnon (Monk) on Nov 19, 2005 at 17:14 UTC
    holy crap... thanks. the .pm had mac lineendings.
    fixed that and it worked.
    Guess I am offically an idiot.

      You aren't the first, nor the last, to be nailed by line ending issues: don't worry about it. :-)


      Welcome to the club. This sort of thing is embarassing, but consider this - you'll probably never make this particular mistake again...

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