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Re^2: Different meanings of $0 under the same operating system

by Jorge_de_Burgos (Beadle)
on Nov 03, 2009 at 18:51 UTC ( #804742=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Different meanings of $0 under the same operating system
in thread Different meanings of $0 under the same operating system

...all of which can be summarised as: $0 represents the path by which *NIX locates the script
I agree. Maybe we should promote a change in the perlvar definition of $0 I quoted at the very beginning of this node ("the name of the program being executed")?
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