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Re^3: Whats with the autoincrementation of a string

by LanX (Chancellor)
on Jun 14, 2013 at 21:36 UTC ( #1039041=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: Whats with the autoincrementation of a string
in thread Whats with the autoincrementation of a string

Sure, anything with leading digits which isn't a proper number is dealt by atoi in numeric context, IIRC that's due to some C legacy.

DB<109> @a=a..c => ("a", "b", "c") DB<110> $a[" 1x"] => "b"

plz note: only with no warnings!

Cheers Rolf

( addicted to the Perl Programming Language)

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