[Israel.pm] Cool usage hack which I saw in another mailing list

David Baird davidlbaird at gmail.com
Fri Mar 4 13:31:07 PST 2005


I've seen this type of usage in several older Perl scripts. I think
that when I learned Perl in 1994, having been converted from awk and
bourne scripts, this was how I first saw usage messages embedded in
the scripts. I am sure it is a carryover from shell scripts, which did
a grep of the script file.

-David



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