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Re^2: Perl oddities

by ikegami (Pope)
on Mar 01, 2005 at 22:45 UTC ( #435644=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Perl oddities
in thread Perl oddities

So does push(@a => $b);. Why are you using => instead of ,?

By the way, your code is equivalent to pipe('A', B); and not pipe(A, B).

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Re^3: Perl oddities
by Dedalus (Scribe) on Mar 02, 2005 at 20:04 UTC
    Why should not I? It is perfectly valid, and would seem to make visual sense, pipe one thing into an other. Arrows are pretty, but not DWIM, it is a shame.
Re^3: Perl oddities
by hardburn (Abbot) on Mar 02, 2005 at 19:26 UTC

    I've taken to using =>, having been inspired by Abigail-II's tendancy tward the fact comma. I put it in whenever the expressions on each side are somehow related.

    "There is no shame in being self-taught, only in not trying to learn in the first place." -- Atrus, Myst: The Book of D'ni.

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