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August 10, 2010 08:41
Re: [perl #77094] printf("a\n" =~ /b/)
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Nicholas Clark wrote:
>But I don't know why this is,

Because it accesses its first arg, the format string, differently from
the following variable arg list.

>                              or whether there are any other listops that
>can be used to trigger the problem.

sprintf.  The common underlying function is do_sprintf().


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