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Re^4: Perl 5.10: switch statement demo

by ikegami (Pope)
on Dec 20, 2007 at 21:27 UTC ( #658276=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: Perl 5.10: switch statement demo
in thread Perl 5.10: switch statement demo

That's backwards. $foo % 3 checks if $foo *isn't* divisible by 3. not $foo % 3 would deceptively check if is divisible by 3.

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Re^5: Perl 5.10: switch statement demo
by talexb (Canon) on Dec 20, 2007 at 21:30 UTC

    OK, OK. :) And in this tiny corner of the universe, I'm pretending that a result of 0 means "Yes! It's divisible!". :)

    Your confusion was not my intention.

    Alex / talexb / Toronto

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