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more clearer , still avoid string-eval
#!/usr/bin/perl -- use strict; use warnings; my $blah = q{-0.137 + (0.00479 / (W/0.9)) + (2.5593 * (W/0.9 ) ,0.045 +,0 }; print EvalPolynominal( $blah, 1,1 ); sub EvalPolynominal { #first parameter gives the polynominal string #second parameter gives the min-des width #third parameter gives the short-line length my $polynominal = shift; my $curWidth = shift; my $curLength = shift; $polynominal =~ s/W/$curWidth/g ;#replace W with current value of +min width $polynominal =~ s/L/$curLength/g ;#replace L with current value of + min Length local $@; my $ret = eval $polynominal; warn "Trying:\n\t$polynominal\nbut got: $@\n" if $@; return $ret; } __END__ $ perl -we " -0.137 + (0.00479 / (1/0.9)) + (2.5593 * (1/0.9 ) ,0.045 +,0 " syntax error at -e line 1, at EOF Execution of -e aborted due to compilation errors. $ perl blah Trying: -0.137 + (0.00479 / (1/0.9)) + (2.5593 * (1/0.9 ) ,0.045,0 but got: syntax error at (eval 1) line 2, at EOF Use of uninitialized value in print at blah line 4. $ perl -we " -0.137 + (0.00479 / (1/0.9)) + (2.5593 * (1/0.9 ) ,0.045 +,0 " syntax error at -e line 1, at EOF Execution of -e aborted due to compilation errors.

In reply to Re^4: Regarding the polynomial evaluation. Stuck at one part. please helpppp!! by Anonymous Monk
in thread Calculating polynomials and pushing them into an array. Stuck at one part. please helpppp!! by freekngeek

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