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Re: "one tainted value taints the whole expression"

by pjf (Curate)
on Oct 15, 2008 at 09:19 UTC ( #717159=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to "one tainted value taints the whole expression"

Please report this as a bug using the perlbug command. The documentation and behaviour don't match, and therefore one or both needs to be fixed.

Based upon a glance over the code, I'd say that it's Perl that needs fixing; if this behaviour of the ternary operator is documented, and it works some of the time, then it's probably perl that needs fixing, with a note in the documentation that the ?: operator may fall down with more complex expressions.

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