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Many older Pod translators require the lines before every Pod command and after every Pod command (including "=cut"!) to be a blank line. Having something like this:
    # - - - - - - - - - - - -
    =item $firecracker->boom()
    This noisily detonates the firecracker object.
    =cut
    sub boom {
    ...
...will make such Pod translators completely fail to see the Pod block at all.


So, "many older translators" don't like that, but current ones do? Otherwise why bother mentioning it?


In reply to Re^4: POD troubles by John M. Dlugosz
in thread POD troubles by John M. Dlugosz

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