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(boo) Re (tilly) 1: Perl is psychic?!

by boo_radley (Parson)
on Mar 06, 2001 at 12:27 UTC ( #62462=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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I'm curious to know if perl would attempt to re-execute the last regexp inside the eval block to get $&?
Does that sound at all plausible? If so, would that mean that evaling on $&, $' or $` would remove their associated penalties?

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