dereference question

Randal L. Schwartz merlyn at
Sun Mar 9 09:05:51 CST 2003

>>>>> "Joel" == Joel Fentin <joel at> writes:

Joel> In my application, both line 1 and line 2 seem to do the same job, thus
Joel> revealing the value contained within. But they won't work for $E or $F. Is
Joel> there a line of code which will apply to all referenced scalars that are
Joel> read in from the file?

Hmm.  Sounds like a FAQ to me.  Did you check the FAQs first?

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