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Refactoring Perl 5


  • Lexically Rename Variable
  • Extract Subroutine
  • Introduce Temporary Variable
  • Rename subroutine


  1. Open padre.
  2. Write a script or open perl module.
  3. Press double click on a variable that you would like to rename.
  4. Go to ''"Refactoring -> Rename Variable"'' it should pop up a window.
  5. Now you can rename you're variable name and you can change he's type (#Remember, you're only changing he's type not he's value!), after you wrote the new name you can now press ok.