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This is at the beginning of a script that I must have written shortly after I learned about use strict. I didn't really understand lexical scope, I just wanted the errors to go away. Can we say "missing the point"?
I'm still in the bad habit of doing this. I blame C for the habit.

In reply to Re^2: Pearls (not really) of Perl programming by Nkuvu
in thread Pearls (not really) of Perl programming by PetaMem

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