On Tue, Jul 17, 2007 at 10:43:35PM +0900, Adrian Howard wrote:
> 
> Perl's misfeature is pretty different - it's a global rather than a  
> per-array thing. Being able to say "this particular array has indices  
> -10 -> 10 is considerably more useful than saying "every array starts  
> at -10" :-)

News to me.  Would you point me at more information on the topic, please?

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