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Re: my $x or my ($x)

by aufflick (Deacon)
on Apr 05, 2006 at 05:14 UTC ( #541281=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to my $x or my ($x)

Slightly related...

In my experience, code full of lines like:

my ($x); my ($y); my ($i) = 1;
Is usually evidence of a copy/paste programmer at work. No shame in that when you're a self taught beginner, but you don't want to be seeing it in code written by an "experienced" Perl programmer.