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Re: List context or not?

by baku (Scribe)
on Mar 13, 2001 at 00:37 UTC ( #63946=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to List context or not?

the value returned by foo is evaluated in an array context

Actually, the = (assignment operator) imposes the context of the 'lvalue' onto the 'rvalue.' That means that since the left side of the = is a scalar ($bar), the right side is evaluated in a scalar context.

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