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From:
A. Pagaltzis
Date:
January 25, 2014 14:09
Subject:
Re: [perl #121078] perlrun -M documentation minor error
Message ID:
20140125140848.GC7523@fernweh.localdomain
* Brad Gilbert <b2gills@gmail.com> [2014-01-25 09:30]:
> * perlbug@plan9.de <perlbug-followup@perl.org> [2014-01-25 00:35]:
> > The perlrun documentation for -M/-m says:
> >
> >    Note that the "=" form removes the distinction between -m and -M.
> >
> > I don't think this is correct. […]
>
> No it is correct. Adding the = makes -m behave like -M.

It is ambiguous.

If you read it to mean that *after* you add a =, there is *no longer*
a difference between -M and -m, then it is true.

If you read it to mean that by employing a = you can do with -M all of
the things that you can do with -m, then it is false.

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