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Re: Does Perl have "Case" Statements?

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From:
Brett W. McCoy
Date:
February 28, 2002 13:57
Subject:
Re: Does Perl have "Case" Statements?
Message ID:
Pine.LNX.4.43.0202281700180.5598-100000@chapelperilous.net
> On Thu, 28 Feb 2002, Chris wrote:
>
> > I have been looking in the Learning Perl book, and cannot find it.
>
> There isn't a syntactical element in Perl to do case statements (aka
> switch in C/C++ & Java).  However, they can be done in a variety of ways:

I forgot to add that there is also a FAQ entry for this:

perldoc -q switch

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