[Techtalk] Perl Frustration

Jeff Dike jdike at addtoit.com
Thu Oct 30 23:34:35 EST 2003

kmactane at GothPunk.com said:
> I want to declare a set of variables inside a loop, and have them be
> accessible to the rest of the program. It's not known until run-time
> just  how many of these variables there are, or what their names will
> be. (They  may be acquired from user input, or from a configuration
> file.) 

Why are you insisting that they be actual perl variables?  Much more pleasant
would be a hash in which each configuration variable is a key.


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