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Re: Why use strict is good, and barewords are bad

by ryantate (Friar)
on Apr 21, 2005 at 20:06 UTC ( #450188=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Why use strict is good, and barewords are bad

Guess without reading others:
oct is a reserved word due to oct() function thus causing months to fail. I had to consult Google to check whether oct() is in fact a builtin because I never use it. My first guess was that may() was some sort of uberobscure conditional. It also occured to me that dec() or sep() might exist but it appears not.
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Re^2: Why use strict is good, and barewords are bad
by 5mi11er (Deacon) on Apr 21, 2005 at 22:15 UTC

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