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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • Aren't those Perl rules? I know that last statement is the return by default is covered in "Learning Perl", so I guess I always have that in my head. The IF statement doesn't bother me as I look at those as blocks.
    • As I said, it was partly due to the dumb API, but often times the last statement is hidden somewhere in an if block, or while block or something. I think I'd personally rather have an explicit return, via use strict 'return';
      • I think I'd personally rather have an explicit return, via use strict 'return';

        I get what you are saying now.