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Re: Re: beyond me (It's a hash slice)

by PrakashK (Pilgrim)
on Jul 25, 2001 at 23:06 UTC ( #99776=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: beyond me (It's a hash slice)
in thread beyond me

The type of brackets ({} here) after the variable name indicate the type of of the variable. The symbol in front of the variable name just tells you the return type of the expression.

Uri Guttman explains hash slices here.

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Re3: beyond me (It's a hash slice)
by pmas (Hermit) on Jul 26, 2001 at 08:27 UTC
    Excellent link, PrakashK, to Uri Guttman article about hash slices! Now I got it!
    I was told that one is not using perl if not using hashes, and I was trying. Now I was enlighted (again): hash slices are really cool! I have couple ways how to use them. Must-read article!

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