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Re: sub and return question

Subject: Re: sub and return question
From: Rob Dixon
Date: Fri, 10 Oct 2008 20:06:28 +0100
Newsgroups: perl.beginners

Richard Lee wrote:
>
> can't you do below??
> 
> sub criteria {
>        return  qw/ 1,3,5,7,9 /;
> }
> 
> I was going to do
> 
> sub criteria {
>       my @array = qw/1,3,5,7,9/;
> }
> 
> but was wondering if I can do without if i was calling the sub like this
> 
> 
> my @array_result = criteria();

Yes, it works fine (once you replace the commas with whitespace). You could have
tried it yourself though :)

Rob

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