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Re: PerlMonks Survivor would be won this season by:

by sk (Curate)
on Jul 24, 2005 at 06:12 UTC ( #477551=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to PerlMonks Survivor would be won this season by:

I am still looking for paco. One day he will come back and read his node How do I recursively process files through directories.
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[shmem]: james28909: you'll prolly come back to perl when done :-P
[james28909]: but isnt that the same a referencing?
[shmem]: no. A reference is something like a pointer in C
[james28909]: i mean i get what you are saying though. but it is easily confused (especially by someone like me :P )
[shmem]: in the loop example I gave you, $_ is not a reference. It is just the current element of @array "in disguise".
[shmem]: i.e accessed as $array[$i] where $i would be the loop index in a C-style "for" loop: for($i=0;$i<=$# array;$i++){ ... }</c>
[james28909]: i gotcha
[Discipulus]: reference is a road sign; alias like Constantinple and Istnbul

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