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Re: if statement confusion

by toolic (Bishop)
on Jun 11, 2012 at 14:15 UTC ( #975575=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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  1. or download this
    perl -MO=Deparse -e '6 < 8 ? $ans = "true" : $ans = "false";'
    
    ($ans = 'true') = 'false';
    
  2. or download this
    $ans = 6 < 8 ? "true" : "false";
    

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[shmem]: yes, at least for the result in @foo
[shmem]: but the results of both operations are different.
[shmem]: result := the discarded result (what's leftmost of the statement)
[shmem]: push returns the number of elements in @foo, the assignment returns all the elements in the (renewed) @foo
[Lady_Aleena]: Sanity check please? push @line, ref($list_addition ) eq 'ARRAY' ? @$list_addition : $list_addiction; # so I don't have the change existing uses of the sub.

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