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It would have been better for File::stat to avoid overriding the name stat()

But easily avoided, since symbol pollution is optional.

use File::stat (); my $st = File::stat::stat( 'some_file' );

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In reply to Re^2: Practical example of "Is Perl code maintainable" (golf) by xdg
in thread Practical example of "Is Perl code maintainable" by eyepopslikeamosquito

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