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I always use or in such situations, and I dislike perldocs which do otherwise

So do I. I also dislike the use of $a and $b in docs as metasyntactic variables as they are subsequently used in cargo-culted code and become the cause of errors. There are, after all, plenty of others to choose from.


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In reply to Re^6: Stuck in Perl.. Partial code, but it needs more improvement.. Any suggestions, please? by hippo
in thread Stuck in Perl.. Partial code, but it needs more improvement.. Any suggestions, please? by cosmin

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