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A pretty common logic error is forgetting to explicitly check all expected values against the variable:
use strict; use warnings; my $foo = 'boo'; if ($foo eq 'goo' || 'moo') { print "$foo\n"; }

when this is really desired:

if ($foo eq 'goo' || $foo eq 'moo') {

Obviously, this is not unique to Perl, but I do see it quite often.


In reply to Re: Little annoying mistakes ... of others by toolic
in thread Little annoying mistakes ... of others by szabgab

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