--- ./pod/perlop.pod.orig Tue May 11 18:51:08 1999+++ ./pod/perlop.pod Thu Oct 14 18:49:10 1999@@ -193,10 +193,11 @@
operator is not as well defined for negative operands, but it will
-Binary "x" is the repetition operator. In scalar context, it-returns a string consisting of the left operand repeated the number of-times specified by the right operand. In list context, if the left-operand is a list in parentheses, it repeats the list.+Binary "x" is the repetition operator. In scalar context or if the left+operand is not enclosed in parentheses, it returns a string consisting+of the left operand repeated the number of times specified by the right+operand. In list context, if the left operand is enclosed in+parentheses, it repeats the list.
print '-' x 80; # print row of dashes
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