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Re^3: Avoiding silly programming mistakes

by kyle (Abbot)
on Aug 29, 2008 at 17:56 UTC ( #707803=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: Avoiding silly programming mistakes
in thread Avoiding silly programming mistakes

I like the if ( 0 == $foo ) construct over if ( $foo == 0 ) because the s/==/=/ typo is an error in the first but not the second.

Can't modify constant item in scalar assignment

I'd rather have that than some mere warning.

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