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Answer: Funny usage of print function

by chromatic (Archbishop)
on Mar 20, 2000 at 23:29 UTC ( #5737=categorized answer: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

Q&A > input and output > Funny usage of print function - Answer contributed by chromatic

If you have a newline embedded in a quoted string (single or double both work for me), Perl will include it when printing:
print "a b c d";
prints
a b c d
while print "a b c d"; prints a b c d Check for line breaks in your code.

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