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Note that DATA filehandle is unavailable during BEGIN {}
authorNeil Bowers <neilb@cre.canon.co.uk>
Mon, 12 May 1997 12:27:43 +0000 (13:27 +0100)
committerChip Salzenberg <chip@atlantic.net>
Thu, 15 May 1997 22:15:00 +0000 (10:15 +1200)
commit1d79a27f835368158fa27370bebb63728faf77b2
tree75ae3fef1d816cf12effcec8e7bea12b93461a5a
parent1615ca71795d97403e49ca42cacc39b5dbdeeb5e
Note that DATA filehandle is unavailable during BEGIN {}

Subject: DOC PATCH: restriction on DATA filehandle?

This is a very minor patch to add in a clarification on the use of DATA
within a BEGIN block. Thanks to Chip for confirming this.

p5p-msgid: 199705121227.NAA29718@tardis.cre.canon.co.uk
pod/perldata.pod