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Re (chip): Two-arg open() considered dangerous

by chip (Curate)
on Dec 12, 2001 at 03:58 UTC ( #131115=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re (tilly) 3: Two-arg open() considered dangerous
in thread Two-arg open() considered dangerous

Damn. I had no idea that there were systems that broken that could still run a modern Perl.

    -- Chip Salzenberg, Free-Floating Agent of Chaos


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(ichimunki) re: Two-arg open() considered dangerous
by ichimunki (Priest) on Dec 13, 2001 at 04:46 UTC
    Either way, it's more readable with the explicit constant names exported by Fcntl, which is good for all those coders coming to your code from a two-arg open() mentality/background.

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