Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Clear questions and runnable code
get the best and fastest answer
 
PerlMonks  

comment on

( #3333=superdoc: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

Even if you add it in a random place I don't think adding a single line in a section of ~10 lines (in most cases) makes merging difficult. You might end up with a duplicate if two coders add the same module in two different places. But since auto-merging can lead to other issues*, the proper thing to do is to review the merged code anyway.

*Possible problems with auto-merging a list of modules include:

  • Two modules that export two functions with the same name
  • The same module included but two coders, but one of them then changing one its options
  • Two different modules included, where one is just a wrapper for the second
  • ...

I'm not saying that choosing an order for the use statements is a bad idea, though I mostly think it's a question of taste of prettiness of the code (which are important). I'm saying that if your stated reason is to make the list of includes more manageable, either there's something very wrong with your includes, or you have failed to consider solutions that solve more problems.


In reply to Re^5: poll ideas quest 2019 by Eily
in thread poll ideas quest 2019 by pollsters

Title:
Use:  <p> text here (a paragraph) </p>
and:  <code> code here </code>
to format your post; it's "PerlMonks-approved HTML":



  • Posts are HTML formatted. Put <p> </p> tags around your paragraphs. Put <code> </code> tags around your code and data!
  • Titles consisting of a single word are discouraged, and in most cases are disallowed outright.
  • Read Where should I post X? if you're not absolutely sure you're posting in the right place.
  • Please read these before you post! —
  • Posts may use any of the Perl Monks Approved HTML tags:
    a, abbr, b, big, blockquote, br, caption, center, col, colgroup, dd, del, div, dl, dt, em, font, h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6, hr, i, ins, li, ol, p, pre, readmore, small, span, spoiler, strike, strong, sub, sup, table, tbody, td, tfoot, th, thead, tr, tt, u, ul, wbr
  • You may need to use entities for some characters, as follows. (Exception: Within code tags, you can put the characters literally.)
            For:     Use:
    & &amp;
    < &lt;
    > &gt;
    [ &#91;
    ] &#93;
  • Link using PerlMonks shortcuts! What shortcuts can I use for linking?
  • See Writeup Formatting Tips and other pages linked from there for more info.
  • Log In?
    Username:
    Password:

    What's my password?
    Create A New User
    Chatterbox?
    and the web crawler heard nothing...

    How do I use this? | Other CB clients
    Other Users?
    Others rifling through the Monastery: (4)
    As of 2020-07-05 07:43 GMT
    Sections?
    Information?
    Find Nodes?
    Leftovers?
      Voting Booth?

      No recent polls found

      Notices?