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Re^2: two + 2 not equal 4!

by toolic (Bishop)
on Jul 24, 2010 at 02:36 UTC ( #851109=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: two + 2 not equal 4!
in thread two + 2 not equal 4!

So it seems the parser treats your "two" as a bareword and converts it to 0 in numeric context
No. A bareword would generate a compile error with strict. B::Deparse shows us what's going on.