Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Think about Loose Coupling
 
PerlMonks  

Re: $a and $b are bad variable names anyway

by Biker (Priest)
on Feb 28, 2002 at 14:54 UTC ( #148227=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to $a and $b are bad variable names anyway
in thread use strict won't require explicit name for all variables?

I fullheartedly agree and I have told my co-worker so. As I mentioned in my earlier node, I wouldn't use such variable names at all.

But the point was merely why we couldn't use the variable names as any variable name. Just imagine that in this specific case it did have a real meaning. (Which it didn't.)


Everything will go worng!


Comment on Re: $a and $b are bad variable names anyway

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://148227]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others drinking their drinks and smoking their pipes about the Monastery: (6)
As of 2014-12-27 12:19 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    Is guessing a good strategy for surviving in the IT business?





    Results (177 votes), past polls