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Re: testing more than one item for equality

by Hofmator (Curate)
on Oct 18, 2006 at 11:40 UTC ( #579040=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to testing more than one item for equality

No, there is no more direct way to achieve that, afaik. You could get rid of the $result variable like this

if (grep { $_ eq $item3 } ($item1, $item2)) { #do something }
or of course write
if ($item1 eq $item3 or $item2 eq $item3) { ... }

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