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print returns false on failure, in which case the 'and' would short-circuit and exit would never get called.

Granted, it's pretty unusual for print to fail -- so rare that we rarely test for success in our prints, and usually don't think in terms of "this could fail", but when you absolutely positively want to exit, don't include a logical test on print's success.


Dave


In reply to Re^2: Looking for discussions of "block after or" syntax error by davido
in thread Looking for discussions of "block after or" syntax error by wsanders

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