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Re^3: Why should I use perl 5.10?

by Anonymous Monk
on Dec 08, 2009 at 13:36 UTC ( #811738=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: Why should I use perl 5.10?
in thread Why should I use perl 5.10?

The article says: "defined-or No more $x = defined $y ? $y : $z, you may write $x = $y // $z instead." Does "no more" in this case mean you are no longer *allowed* to do it, or you no longer *need* to do it, because there is an easier way? I must assume the latter!

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Re^4: Why should I use perl 5.10?
by kyle (Abbot) on Dec 08, 2009 at 15:49 UTC

    Your assumption is correct. The old syntax still works, but the new syntax is easier.

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