Date: Fri Jan 18 03:42:50 2008
New Revision: 10603
* How do I create a static variable?
+ moved reference to perlsyn to top of answer
+ ensure I save *all* my changes before I commit :)
--- perlfaq/trunk/perlfaq7.pod (original)
+++ perlfaq/trunk/perlfaq7.pod Fri Jan 18 03:42:50 2008
@@ -780,9 +780,6 @@
print "No such command: $string\n";
-Note that starting from version 5.10, Perl has now a native switch
-statement. See L<perlsyn>.
Starting from Perl 5.8, a source filter module, C<Switch>, can also be
used to get switch and case. Its use is now discouraged, because it's
not fully compatible with the native switch of Perl 5.10, and because,