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Re^2: Open file issues

by hotshot (Prior)
on Aug 18, 2004 at 11:07 UTC ( #383918=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Open file issues
in thread Open file issues

Some of your logic is a bit scary, so I haven't changed too much. You might need to check it carefully. Can you explain what you ment?

And thanks for your pre answer

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Re^3: Open file issues
by davorg (Chancellor) on Aug 18, 2004 at 12:14 UTC

    Oh, I just mean that there are a few globals which make me a bit uncomfortable and your error handling is (to my eyes) a bit bizarre. The more "Perlish" approach would be to return a false value for smaller errors and to just die on fatal stuff.


    "The first rule of Perl club is you do not talk about Perl club."
    -- Chip Salzenberg

      Got you, but it's just because I didn't paste most of my code, just snipts.

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