But what I wonder (and have my doubts about) is, will this appoach also work on a arbitrary Perl/OS implementation? My doubt is that
As far as I know the results of a comparative will always evaluate as a non-zero if true. That said I'd be more comfortable doing things this way:
my $r = (temp> 100? 1000: 1250);
That should eliminate any doubt of the matter.
Peter L. Berghold -- Unix Professional
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