From the docs You can only use the elliptical statement to stand in for a complete statement.

So the semicolon is needed, if the "yadda yadda" is followed by other statements.

And a trailing semicolon in a functions body is certainly not bad style.

Cheers Rolf
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In reply to Re^3: How can i prevent perltidy from adding a semicolon after an ellipsis? by LanX
in thread How can i prevent perltidy from adding a semicolon after an ellipsis? by karlgoethebier

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