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Re: why don't filehandles have punctuation before their name?

by turnstep (Parson)
on Apr 24, 2001 at 04:12 UTC ( #74918=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to why don't filehandles have punctuation before their name?

They could have....and don't forget directory handles as well. Some say that Larry just ran out of symbols...


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