[Israel.pm] abs of string

Offer Kaye offer.kaye at gmail.com
Sun Mar 20 14:14:06 PST 2005


Hi,
Does anyone know why the following one-liner:
$ perl -le'print abs 5r'
gives a compilation error, while:
$ perl -le'print abs r5'
doesn't?
* Note: I'm using perl 5.8.6
Thanks in advance,
-- 
Offer Kaye



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