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Perl::Critic::Policy::VariablesUseroPerl::Critic::Policy::Variables::ProhibitPerl4PackageNames(3)

NAME
       Perl::Critic::Policy::Variables::ProhibitPerl4PackageNames - Use double colon (::) to
       separate package name components instead of single quotes (').

AFFILIATION
       This Policy is part of the core Perl::Critic distribution.

DESCRIPTION
       Perl 5 kept single quotes ("'") as package component separators in order to remain
       backward compatible with prior "perl"s, but advocated using double colon ("::") instead.
       In the more than a decade since Perl 5, double colons have been overwhelmingly adopted and
       most people are not even aware that the single quote can be used in this manner.  So,
       unless you're trying to obfuscate your code, don't use them.

	   package Foo::Bar::Baz;    #ok
	   package Foo'Bar'Baz;      #not ok

CONFIGURATION
       This Policy is not configurable except for the standard options.

SEE ALSO
       perlmod

AUTHOR
       Elliot Shank "<perl@galumph.com>"

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright (c) 2007-2011 Elliot Shank.

       This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same
       terms as Perl itself.  The full text of this license can be found in the LICENSE file
       included with this module.

perl v5.16.3			    Perl::Critic::Policy::Variables::ProhibitPerl4PackageNames(3)
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