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Re: SPOILER AHOY!

by merlyn (Sage)
on Apr 16, 2001 at 17:47 UTC ( #72822=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to SPOILER AHOY!
in thread NEWBIE Brain Teaser #2, by nysus

However the result of the attempted assignment of a list to $_ differ depending on Perl version, and this DOES affect the output you will see.
Perl never attempts to assign a list to $_. Ever.

Understanding is demonstrated when correct phrasing is used. {grin}

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