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Re^4: On Scalar Context

by ikegami (Pope)
on May 23, 2017 at 14:21 UTC ( #1190980=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Re: Re: On Scalar Context
in thread On Scalar Context

DWIM refers to doing something useful rather than providing something useless (e.g. because of lack of forethought or because of a blind drive for consistency). This is not a problem, and it does have value.

«"Do What I Mean" means different things to different people» is a straw man. It's still better to provide something that's generally useful over something that isn't.

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