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Re: That screwdriver looks like a hammer...

by Zaxo (Archbishop)
on Aug 23, 2004 at 07:34 UTC ( #385017=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to That screwdriver looks like a hammer...

Not that I wrote it, but isn't Perl itself like that?

I think there's a long history of features being used in unexpected ways. Typeglobs come to mind.

After Compline,
Zaxo


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