[Israel.pm] Malformed prototype error message

Gaal Yahas gaal at forum2.org
Thu Sep 4 07:32:02 PDT 2003


On Thu, Sep 04, 2003 at 05:13:19PM +0300, Srikanth Madani wrote:
> Hi all,
> I get the following error message at runtime :
> 
> 
> > ./DlMntr.pl
> Malformed prototype for main::create_diff: $,$,$ at ./DlMntr.pl line 172.
> 
> My prototype is defined as :
> 	sub create_diff($, $, $);
> The definition block starts with :
> 	sub create_diff ($, $, $) {

Try if without the commas between the dollar signs.

Oh, and you probably don't need the forward declaration of the sub;
just  sub create_diff ($$$) { # your code ... } will do.

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