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Re^2: Matching @ in string

by loris (Hermit)
on Nov 23, 2007 at 07:49 UTC ( #652514=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Matching @ in string
in thread Matching @ in string

I am sure this is very good advice, but in the present case

perl -elw 'if ("h@t" =~ /(\@)/ ) { print $1 }'

doesn't produce any warning (I'm using 5.8.8 under Cygwin and Debian).

How did you get the message about the unintended interpolation?


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Re^3: Matching @ in string
by tinita (Parson) on Nov 23, 2007 at 08:08 UTC
    perl -elw ...
    i said -wle not -elw =)
    -elw doesn't produce any output.