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Using the package keyword to change the package context

  

#!/usr/bin/perl -w

$main::name   = "A";
$Tom::name   = "B";
$Jack::name = "C";

print "\$name in package main   is $name\n";
package Tom;
print "\$name in package Tom   is $name\n";
package Jack;
print "\$name in package Jack is $name\n";
package main;

   
    
  










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