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Re: "or die" versus "|| die"

by bart (Canon)
on Jun 24, 2005 at 17:17 UTC ( #469772=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to "or die" versus "|| die"

|| is very old, or is newer. The latter is preferred, the reason why you still see || so often is indeed because or is a more recent addition.

And the difference is indeed just their precedence, or behaves more appropriately for this kind of functionality.

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