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in reply to Re: Perl -v does not show currently installed version
in thread Perl -v does not show currently installed version

My bash searches left to right. It would be really odd (and would break things) if it did it the other way (as it did here).

$ bash --version GNU bash, version 2.05b.0(1)-release (i386-portbld-freebsd4.8) Copyright (C) 2002 Free Software Foundation, Inc. $ uname -a FreeBSD XXXXX 4.10-RELEASE FreeBSD 4.10-RELEASE #0: Wed Jun 23 03:28:0 +1 EST 2004 root@XXXXX:/usr/src/sys/compile/LILLY i386