[sf-perl] Return from a function

David Alban extasia at extasia.org
Thu Feb 28 11:24:48 PST 2008

the perlsub man page is helpful in this area.

On Thu, Feb 28, 2008 at 11:15 AM,  <nheller at silcon.com> wrote:
>  I have an idea in my head that's obviously incorrect.
>  Maybe its a mental block but I can't even think of where to look for an
>  answer.  If the answer is obvious could y'all just say it but I would
>  appreciate getting a keyword or referrence topic for my use later.
>  [question]
>  I was always under the assumption that Perl (like C) returns a single
>  value from a function.  I seems like this is not true as it looks like the
>  following function returns 3 values.  How could this be?
>  my ($a, $b, $c);
>  my ($paramA, $paramB);
>  ($a, $b, $c0 = &someFunc($paramA, $paramB);
>  [/question]

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