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Re: Should I fear eval? (want to do two things on the left side of an if/unless)

by broquaint (Abbot)
on Aug 11, 2006 at 11:20 UTC ( #566784=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Should I fear eval? (want to do two things on the left side of an if/unless)

If you're not using compound statements you can just put the comma operator to use e.g

my $type="blee"; print("bad type\n"), print("blee\n") unless ($type eq "newer" || $type eq "older");
HTH

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