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torf or Mindy?

by metaperl (Curate)
on Apr 29, 2009 at 15:11 UTC ( #760901=snippet: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

Description: Well, oftentimes when pulling data from somewhere, you will need to humanize booleans... not everyone is a Mork from Ork!
sub torf {
    my($val, $true_word, $false_word)=@_;

    $true_word  ||= 'Yes' ;
    $false_word ||= 'No' ;

    $val ? $true_word : $false_word ;
}
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