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Re: Up for Critique

by admiralh (Sexton)
on Mar 24, 2002 at 00:26 UTC ( #153852=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: Up for Critique
in thread Up for Critique

Because I was not familiar with $/ and had to look it up. :-)

Seriously, since this code was written to be looked at by other (non-Perl) types, I figured the long name would help.

Now if it seriously causes performance problems, then by all means use $/, but comment what you are doing. And using local to scope the change is a good idea.

BTW, that was my first post to Perl Monks.

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