Phoenix.pm: Perl 101
Bryan.Lane at VITALPS.COM
Fri Jul 7 15:01:54 CDT 2000
That's interesting. That's not what I expected either.
From: doug.miles at bpxinternet.com [mailto:doug.miles at bpxinternet.com]
Sent: Friday, July 07, 2000 10:49 AM
Subject: Phoenix.pm: Perl 101
Thanks to all those who made it out last night. We had a good turnout,
and hopefully we'll get some new regulars. To answer a couple of
questions from last night (and raise a new question):
@author = ('Tom', 'Randal', 'Larry');
Tom Randal Larry
This surprised me that 'print "@author\n";' interpolates with spaces in
between elements. Does anyone know where this is documented? I checked
perop, but couldn't seem to find it there.
Also, the range operator (..) does not work in reverse, i.e.
@author[2..1]. It only works to increment through the range, not
Don't anthropomorphize computers. They hate that.
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