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RE: RE: Regarding style

by footpad (Abbot)
on Oct 25, 2000 at 00:20 UTC ( [id://38205] : note . print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to RE: Regarding style
in thread Regarding style

AgentM,
I don't think anyone uses m// anymore. i imagine that some people don't even know what it is! Languages evolve and perl is a language. Since m// is arguably the most used regex function, I don't disagree that it's use is optional.

Let me ask you this...would you downvote code if it used an m instead of leaving it out?

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RE: RE: RE: Regarding style
by AgentM (Curate) on Oct 25, 2000 at 01:30 UTC
      Sorry if that sounded like a strange question; I'm still trying to get the PM mindset about things. Certain discussions in other threads made wonder is all.

      Thanks...