|go ahead... be a heretic|
To & or not to & ?by DrWhy (Chaplain)
|on Nov 11, 2004 at 22:47 UTC||Need Help??|
DrWhy has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
From the no-that's-not-pedantic-enough-yet department:
What's the current Perl etiquette/style/conventional wisdom on when to prepend function calls with '&' and when to leave them off? I've got a situation where there are global functions being used all over the place inside other packages. The code looks like:
Would it be preferrable to do this instead:
"If God had meant for us to think for ourselves he would have given us brains. Oh, wait..."