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Re: My program it doesn't work could you tell me my mistakes?

by virtualsue (Vicar)
on Nov 10, 2001 at 19:44 UTC ( #124558=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to My program it doesn't work could you tell me my mistakes?

Here's a simple, "idiomatic" alternative to your code which runs with warnings and strict syntax checking enabled.. monkeygirl has already pointed out the problems with your original version.
#!/usr/bin/perl -w use strict; print "What is your name?\n"; chomp (my $name = <stdin>); print "What is your age?\n"; chomp (my $age = <stdin>); print "You are $name and your age is $age years old.\n";

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