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Re: ~~ and list literal

by LanX (Chancellor)
on Oct 25, 2012 at 13:52 UTC ( #1000875=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to ~~ and list literal

there is no "list literal" in perl only a array literal.

parens just do precedence groupings, the comma is the "scalar list operator".

You need list context for it to work like you expect it.

Maybe a look at the "brackets vs comma" talk might help.

Cheers Rolf

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Re^2: ~~ and list literal
by Anonymous Monk on Oct 25, 2012 at 23:18 UTC
    "List literal" is mentioned like a dozen times in the Llama book. I think that means it exists :)

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