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Re^2: my within brackets

by Bod (Curate)
on Oct 14, 2021 at 20:04 UTC ( #11137543=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: my within brackets
in thread my within brackets

the usual and customary way to write that code

Yes - I would always write it as my ($x, $y).
It was precisely because it was not written that way that I noticed it as odd!

WRT brackets in the split, I used to include them but have moved away from doing so as I feel it is easier to read without them. There was a time when I used brackets for virtually everything, including print statements! I do use them where they are not strictly necessary any time that precedence might be in less then obvious.

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Re^3: my within brackets
by talexb (Chancellor) on Oct 15, 2021 at 16:23 UTC

    Brackets help me visualize what the code is doing much faster. Looking at code without brackets just takes me longer to process. I write my code in a specific way, so I can read it as quickly and effortlessly as possible. :)

    Alex / talexb / Toronto

    Thanks PJ. We owe you so much. Groklaw -- RIP -- 2003 to 2013.

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