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Re^5: Is Perl a good career move?by Anonymous Monk
|on Jan 02, 2008 at 20:05 UTC||Need Help??|
($foo = bar()) || ($foo = $baz); $foo = (($bar = bar()) ? $bar : $baz); The key is that the || casts the right hand side as a boolean, and php does not have a magic variable that gets set while you aren't looking.