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Re^4: Perl best practices fanatism

by polettix (Vicar)
on Dec 09, 2007 at 19:11 UTC ( #655982=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^3: Perl best practices fanatism
in thread Perl best practices fanatism

I'm wondering if we actually read the same book. While there are many points where I decided not to follow PBP advices (e.g. Contextual::Return seems too clever dark magic IMHO), I always found that TheDamian clearly explained the why under the suggestion. Otherwise, I think that his 256 suggestions would have fit into some 20 pages, more or less.

perl -ple'$_=reverse' <<<ti.xittelop@oivalf

Io ho capito... ma tu che hai detto?

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Re^5: Perl best practices fanatism
by Fletch (Chancellor) on Dec 12, 2007 at 17:17 UTC
Re^5: Perl best practices fanatism
by sh1tn (Priest) on Dec 11, 2007 at 01:53 UTC
    I'm glad you liked the book. I just don't like the army style.

      I just don't like the army style.
      could it be that you skipped the foreword? or that you are confusing it with a different book?
      or maybe there are two different versions out there...

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