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- Michael Vilain
January 4, 2005, 8:47 pm
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to be a requirement for Perl 5. What's "good practice"? Use the "&" or
[sorry if this is a rather obvious question...if it's a FAQ, just point
me to the appropriate perldoc]
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Re: Perl coding style question
> to be a requirement for Perl 5. What's "good practice"? Use the "&" or
Don't use "&" unless you know why you're using it. It has an effect
(more than one, really), described in perlsub. This isn't just a
question of style, use of an ampersand where none is needed is misleading
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