[OT] Perl woes
mwk at straytoaster.co.uk
Wed Jan 28 11:24:47 GMT 2009
On Wed, Jan 28, 2009 at 10:56:41AM -0000, Jonathan Kimmitt wrote:
> It would be a trivial matter to return an error or warning if ==
> is used for items which aren't numbers
> And this is in a language which is praised for its powerful
> string handling !
Um, it does throw a warning...
perl -Mwarnings -e 'my $a="a"; my $b="b"; warn "yeah, baby\n" if $a == $b'
You get what you ask for, I guess. Have rope, will hang self.
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