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Re: Burned by precedence rules

by jplindstrom (Monsignor)
on Dec 23, 2008 at 16:20 UTC ( #732318=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Burned by precedence rules

My rule of thumb is to always use && and friends in expressions, and "and" and friends for flow control.

That works well with the precedence rules, and it makes the intention explicit as to what's going on.

But I also have a rule of thumb to use parens where that makes things more clear.

/J


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