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Re: Interpolation: when it occurs? another beginner question..

by Anonymous Monk
on Feb 25, 2013 at 13:20 UTC ( #1020517=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Interpolation: when it occurs? another beginner question..

Here's the rule: if the string is enclosed in double quotes, interpolation (and substitution for things like "\n") will be performed. If single, it will be treated as a literal string and none of these things will occur.


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