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Re: Undefined undef oddness

by PrakashK (Pilgrim)
on Jul 24, 2001 at 00:59 UTC ( #99168=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Undefined undef oddness

According to, "perldoc -f ref", ref returns a true value if EXPR is a reference, false otherwise. It does not say undef is returned.

A defined test on a "false" value returns true, since even a "false" value is defined.

The following snippet:

print defined 0 ? 'Y' : 'N';
prints 'Y'.


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