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Re: Quickie code question

by marius (Hermit)
on Mar 28, 2001 at 21:41 UTC ( #67878=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Quickie code question

The escaped \011 and \015 are octal character codes. See perldoc perldata under Scalar Value Constructors for more information about these.

Incidentally, to validate this, try:
perl -e 'print 011 . "\n"'
It won't print what you're expecting, I bet.

-marius

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