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Re: On Solving a Simple Problem, and Appreciating the Complexity of Perl

by ayrnieu (Beadle)
on Mar 06, 2006 at 10:12 UTC ( #534661=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to On Solving a Simple Problem, and Appreciating the Complexity of Perl

Simpler than scalar(): ? '*'x8 : ' 'x8

Randomly, you will not see this problem in perl6: in it the operator x treats its LHS as a scalar and the analagous operator xx treats its LHS as a list.

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