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Re^3: Perl allows you to change the definition of false to make it true. (And vice versa.)

by BrowserUk (Pope)
on Dec 12, 2012 at 22:09 UTC ( #1008599=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: Perl allows you to change the definition of false to make it true. (And vice versa.)
in thread Perl allows you to change the definition of false to make it true. (And vice versa.)

boolean which uses it to good effect. It makes boolean expressions such as "foo" eq "bar" return boolean objects

Sounds like a great way to burn cycles for no good reason.

All someone needs to do now is wrap boolean over in a Moose wrapper and we can all compute like it was 1984 :)


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