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Re: It's dumb but I need an answer

by bmcatt (Friar)
on Apr 18, 2002 at 16:15 UTC ( #160247=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to It's dumb but I need an answer

Repeat after me: @ARGV is my friend...

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Re: Re: It's dumb but I need an answer
by Anonymous Monk on Apr 18, 2002 at 16:33 UTC
    Thanks for solving my problem! Now I can get on with my life.

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[1nickt]: kgb not quite as simple as ... and ...; are interchangeable. There are edge cases, shown in perlsyn.
[1nickt]: Hm well actually I guess it's not the trailing semi-colon that's at issue there, it's disambiguation between the ellipsis and the binary flip-flop
[1nickt]: Although the example given does not produce an error as stated, on my perl.
[1nickt]: perl -wE 'say for map { ... } 1..3;' # "Unimplemented at -e line 1" ... <c>perlsyn says that should throw a syntax error...

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