Does Perl has a code hider

Dirk Koopman djk at
Thu Sep 17 09:31:06 BST 2009

Nicholas Clark wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 16, 2009 at 11:47:29PM +0100, David Cantrell wrote:
>> Uri Guttman wrote:
>>> brian d foy autoposts FAQ entries to comp.lang.perl.misc and they get
>>> read and feedback is given to some of them. bdf has updated them as he
>>> can when good stuff is posted about an entry. yes, many FAQs are sadly
>>> dated but many have been improved. they won't get integrated until the
>>> next (sub)release or so. if there is a better place to autopost them
>>> (here? :), tell him. i also have some code that will automail faq
>>> entries so i can spam here. plenty of perl hackers here with obviously
>>> nothing else to do! :)
>> An occasional post here would probably be OK.  Not more than one a week
>> or so though.
> Given that we moved the job posting to its own list (because it annoyed some
> people? After all "work is the curse of the drinking classes" so it's arguably
> anti-topic), wouldn't it be logical to set up another list for this?
> So that everyone who only really wants to know about beer, buffy and pie
> can have their trivia-stream undiluted with real content?

So that then suggests that we need another list for any actual perl 
(code) related discussion?

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