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NAME ^

Perl::Critic::Policy::ValuesAndExpressions::RequireUpperCaseHeredocTerminator - Write <<'THE_END'; instead of <<'theEnd'; .

AFFILIATION ^

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

DESCRIPTION ^

For legibility, HEREDOC terminators should be all UPPER CASE letters (and numbers), without any whitespace. Conway also recommends using a standard prefix like "END_" but this policy doesn't enforce that.

  print <<'the End';  #not ok
  Hello World
  the End

  print <<'THE_END';  #ok
  Hello World
  THE_END

CONFIGURATION ^

This Policy is not configurable except for the standard options.

SEE ALSO ^

Perl::Critic::Policy::ValuesAndExpressions::RequireQuotedHeredocTerminator

AUTHOR ^

Jeffrey Ryan Thalhammer <jeff@imaginative-software.com>

COPYRIGHT ^

Copyright (c) 2005-2011 Imaginative Software Systems. All rights reserved.

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.

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