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Answer: What is the difference between 'local' and 'my'?

by Dominus (Parson)
on Mar 12, 2000 at 02:33 UTC ( #5226=categorized answer: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

Q&A > subroutines > What is the difference between 'local' and 'my'? - Answer contributed by Dominus

There's a detailed discussion of this question and some related matters in the article Coping with Scoping, which appeared in the Perl Journal a while back.

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