Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
No such thing as a small change

Re: The Illusion of One-Offs

by perrin (Chancellor)
on Aug 16, 2001 at 19:55 UTC ( #105417=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to The Illusion of One-Offs

This is well said, mrmick. If you get into the habit of always coding with -w and 'use strict;', it will become second-nature and make things a lot easier when you take on a bigger programming challenge. It is also well worth it to make the jump from a bunch of random .pl files to modules with package names. It's not a difficult jump, and it will pay off big if you ever want to use any of this stuff under mod_perl or in any large project where subroutine names might otherwise conflict.

This is one of the nicest things about learning Perl: it's easy to take it one step at a time.

Replies are listed 'Best First'.
Re: Re: The Illusion of One-Offs
by mrmick (Curate) on Aug 16, 2001 at 20:17 UTC
    Thanks perrin,
    All of my modules here are with package names and most are OO Modules, thanks to Damian Conway's book, Object Oriented Perl.


Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Domain Nodelet?
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://105417]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others cooling their heels in the Monastery: (3)
As of 2023-05-31 16:30 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    No recent polls found