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Re^4: Perl5 Language Extension: Definedness-Triggered Shortcut Operators (odds)

by tye (Cardinal)
on Mar 20, 2012 at 19:18 UTC ( #960636=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: Perl5 Language Extension: Definedness-Triggered Shortcut Operators
in thread RFC: Perl5 Language Extension: Definedness-Triggered Shortcut Operators

The odds of there being code in the wild that does $a&&&foo() with no space seem pretty slim to me. It even seems rather unlikely in an obfu. Not that I have personally witnessed p5p be swayed by such arguments before.

The odds of "$a &&& $b" being non-broken code in the wild seems even slimmer.

- tye        


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