Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Your skill will accomplish
what the force of many cannot

Re^2: Surprised by Perl parse of ternary operator

by moritz (Cardinal)
on Dec 16, 2011 at 12:50 UTC ( #943937=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

Help for this page

Select Code to Download

  1. or download this
    my $x = $condition ? $a : $b;
  2. or download this
    (my $x = $condition) ? $a : $b
  3. or download this
    # program (note that Perl 6 uses ??!! instead of ?:)
    1 ?? $_ = 3 !! $_ = 5
    # output from the Perl 6 standard grammar:
    Precedence of = is too loose to use between ?? and !!; please use pare
    +ns around inner expression at ...

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://943937]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others perusing the Monastery: (4)
As of 2016-10-24 23:31 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?
    How many different varieties (color, size, etc) of socks do you have in your sock drawer?

    Results (311 votes). Check out past polls.