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Andy Lester
December 19, 2007 13:59
Re: Changes in m//m in 5.10
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On Dec 19, 2007, at 3:26 PM, Rafael Garcia-Suarez wrote:

> The effect of /m is no longer global, but it now only affects the
> regexp it was applied to. No more unwanted side effects! See bug
> Incidentally, that was to fix this bug that $* was removed.

So really, all this time the /m should have gone on the qr//, not on  
the m/$regex/ ?


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