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Re^4: How to kill perl?

by robin (Chaplain)
on Nov 05, 2005 at 00:50 UTC ( [id://505920] : note . print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^3: How to kill perl?
in thread How to kill perl?

Since 5.8.4, @foo = sort @foo is optimised to be an in-place sort of @foo, which is what makes it die so messily.