From: Austin_Hasti...@Yahoo.com (Austin Hastings)
Date: Fri, 2 Apr 2004 07:49:21 -0500
Local: Fri, Apr 2 2004 7:49 am
Subject: Q: Can colons control backtracking in logical expressions?
Consider this code:
Logically, this turns into:
if ((my $sc = specific_condition()) && detail())
Both look horrible, of course. I'd like to rewrite them as
if (specific_condition() :: && detail()) || general_condition()
so that if specific_condition() succeeded, it would cause the entire
The use of :: comes, of course, from rexen.
Is this feasible?
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