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Usefulness of JAPHs (RE: RE: RE: JAPH Section)

by cciulla (Friar)
on May 02, 2000 at 14:06 UTC ( #9918=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to RE: RE: JAPH Section
in thread JAPH Section

I agree that a simple

print "hello, world";
has very little merit.

In and of itself, JAPHs don't really do a whole hellovalot.

However, they demonstrate perl functionality in a very tight manner. Call it the Reader's Digest Abridged Version of perl.

Also, if those more knowledgeable about perl respond with a "better" way of doing a JAPH (or anything, for that matter), it increases the overall knowledge of the poster.


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