On 6/22/07, MenTaLguY <mental / rydia.net> wrote:
> On Sat, 23 Jun 2007 07:26:19 +0900, Erik Veenstra <erikveen / gmail.com> wrote:
> > From the code below, it appears that $! is thread safe.
> >
> > Is it?
>
> Each thread gets its own private $!, so yes.

Is that a special case for built in globals?  I'm assuming so, but just curious.