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Re: where to look up "funny looking" perl notation (and an example)

by scain (Curate)
on Jan 21, 2003 at 20:15 UTC ( #228823=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to where to look up "funny looking" perl notation (and an example)

Another place to look up "funny looking" things is perldoc perlvar, where you can find the meaning of $&, $!, and $^O.

Scott
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[shmem]: well, there are some builtins which don't have a prototype...
[Discipulus]: eh eh.. i was looking in toke.c but dunno if is already used
[shmem]: oh the whitespace in the regex got condensed, meh
[shmem]: should be /^ {7}(\w+)/ or such
[shmem]: ...at least for my perldoc on Linux debian 8
[Discipulus]: mmh.. at themomemt i just an old 5.8 and outputs just GLOBAL::

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