[OT] Perl woes

Simon Cozens simon at simon-cozens.org
Thu Jan 29 09:29:49 GMT 2009

Jonathan Kimmitt wrote:
> However, what about this one:
> for (my $i==0; $i<($tbl_width - 1); $i++) { .... }
> Is anybody seriously arguing this could possibly do anything useful. Yet
> it is not trapped out as an error unless you add the obscure syntax:

I think you need a lollipop.

But it's all right; I'm catching the next train home.

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