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Re^3: Context tutorial

by ikegami (Pope)
on Jan 25, 2009 at 17:15 UTC ( #738786=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: Context tutorial
in thread Context tutorial

Assigning to the empty list forces list context upon the RHS.

So does system, but you don't see me using system to force list context. Your code supports what I say:

print ( 'a', 'b', foo ); # adcde print +() = ( 'a', 'b', foo ); # nothing

Assigning to the empty list does more than force context. It's not a good choice to force list context.