file load

Eugene Tsyrklevich eugenet at
Sat Apr 29 12:18:14 CDT 2000

>Can anyone point me to a good tutorial or description of perl garbage

$ grep -l garbage /usr/lib/perl5/5.00503/pod/*


>Russ Schnapp wrote:
>> ~sdpm~
>> >> or, for fewer variable names:
>> >>
>> >>   {
>> >>   local $/ = undef;
>> >>   $string = <FILE>;
>> >>   }
>> >it can't be "my $/ = undef;" ??
>> Nope.  That's the subtle difference between "my" and "local".  The
>> former is more like a conventional local variable.



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