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Re: Coding superstitions

by mstone (Deacon)
on Jan 08, 2002 at 05:08 UTC ( #137018=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Re: Coding superstitions
in thread Coding superstitions

-- edit: adding an interjection: D'oh!

Well spotted..

That's another reason to code defensively. Idioms don't necessarily port between languages, and even silence can mean something in the right place.

FWIW, passing the current @_ is at least syntactically valid, and like so much of Perl, can be used for good or evil at one's own discretion.

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