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Re^2: comparison of character

by MidLifeXis (Monsignor)
on Jul 16, 2013 at 13:03 UTC ( #1044592=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: comparison of character
in thread comparison of character

No. According to perlop, eq has a higher precedence than || and or, so, in this case, either one will do the same thing.

I tend to use || for logical tests (X || Y) and or for flow control (STMT or die...).

Update: clarified word choice a bit.


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by Anonymous Monk on Jul 16, 2013 at 13:37 UTC

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