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Id: 65513
Status: open
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Queue: Perl-Critic

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Requestors: adamk [...] cpan.org
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Subject: RequireLocalizedPunctuationVars should allow $0
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Changing $0 globally is quite legitimately editable in Unix to change the display string for the process in the operating system process list. $0 should thus be added to the list of exempted magic variables.
Subject: Re: [rt.cpan.org #65513] RequireLocalizedPunctuationVars should allow $0
Date: Wed, 23 Feb 2011 21:02:57 -0600
To: bug-Perl-Critic [...] rt.cpan.org
From: Elliot Shank <perl [...] galumph.com>
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Given that this policy is readily configurable to allow this sort of thing and the relative proportion of code that uses this trick, I am disinclined to agree with this request.
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Are there any situations in which a user could illegally set $0? On Wed Feb 23 22:03:08 2011, clonezone wrote: Show quoted text
> Given that this policy is readily configurable to allow this sort of > thing and the relative proportion of code that uses this trick, I am > disinclined to agree with this request.
Subject: Re: [rt.cpan.org #65513] RequireLocalizedPunctuationVars should allow $0
Date: Sat, 26 Feb 2011 10:14:35 -0600
To: bug-Perl-Critic [...] rt.cpan.org
From: Elliot Shank <perl [...] galumph.com>
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On 2/26/11 1:20 AM, Adam Kennedy via RT wrote: Show quoted text
> Are there any situations in which a user could illegally set $0?
What do you mean "illegally"?


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