Python is readable
steve+comp.lang.python at pearwood.info
Fri Mar 16 17:25:32 CET 2012
On Fri, 16 Mar 2012 13:55:06 +0100, Kiuhnm wrote:
>> I don't understand the reason for $arg1 and $arg2. Is there some reason
>> why the code couldn't do this instead?
>> my(@list1, @list2) = @_;
> @_ contains references to arrays. You can't pass two arrays to a
Why ever not? That seems like basic functionality to me. I can't imagine
any modern language that lacks such a simple feature. Even Pascal allows
you to pass arrays as arguments to functions.
Is there some design principle that I'm missing that explains why Perl
lacks this feature?
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