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Re^2: quotes in Perl

by revdiablo (Prior)
on Oct 21, 2004 at 05:07 UTC ( #401060=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: quotes in Perl
in thread quotes in Perl

just about any punctuation mark

Actually, you can use almost any character, not just punctuation. The only thing is, with alpha delimiters, you need a space between the operator and the delimiter. This can be used for all manner of nefarious purposes. Quick example:

$_ = qq qHelloq; s sHss; print y yyyc;

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