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Re: Subroutine does not sleep

by monkey_boy (Curate)
on Oct 06, 2006 at 14:29 UTC ( #576681=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Subroutine does not sleep

change

sub wait{ my $time =@_; sleep $time; }

to
sub wait{ my ($time) =@_; sleep $time; }

As in this scalar context $time is being set to the size of @_ (i.e. 1) instead of the value.


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