[Chicago-talk] get array element from a function return

Shlomi Fish shlomif at iglu.org.il
Sat Dec 4 02:10:04 PST 2010

On Saturday 04 December 2010 01:54:39 Michael Potter wrote:
> What are you trying to do?
> Does this help:
> ls -l | perl -nle 'print ((split)[0])'

«ls -l | perl -nle 'print +(split)[0]'» will also work. Also see the -a and -F 
options to Perl.


	Shlomi Fish

> The parens are being seen at the attached to the print, rather than
> wrapping the split.

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