Perl's lack of 'in' keyword

Philippe Bruhat (BooK) philippe.bruhat at
Thu Oct 9 08:24:35 BST 2008

On Thu, Oct 09, 2008 at 12:59:37AM +0100, Paul LeoNerd Evans wrote:
> I suppose this is a little unfair, since my brain is sortof wired to
> understand perl and English. Perhaps a better comparison may be
>   my $foo = $a + $b[5];
> and
>   add scalar a to the fifth element of array b and assign to new scalar
>     foo

You mean sixth. :-)

 Philippe Bruhat (BooK)

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