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Re^2: Main routines, unit tests, and sugar

by stephen (Priest)
on Jun 13, 2013 at 05:57 UTC ( #1038674=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Main routines, unit tests, and sugar
in thread Main routines, unit tests, and sugar

That's another variant that I see often, and of course it works. I don't prefer it because I then need to scroll down to the bottom to understand the rest of the code.

stephen


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Re^3: Main routines, unit tests, and sugar
by BrowserUk (Pope) on Jun 13, 2013 at 06:07 UTC

    Then I just hit ^END and I'm there. (Unless I have a large __DATA__ section, in which case ^F__DATA__ takes me there.)

    The main advantages of subroutines at the top is that it avoids accidental closures and the need for pre-declarations for prototype checking.

    But I realise that it is a personal preference thing.


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