Mauricio Fern?ndez wrote:

>On Tue, Nov 22, 2005 at 08:22:59AM +0900, Stefan Kaes wrote:
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>>Hi all,
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>>I found that
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>> if (variable = expr)
>>   ... do something with variable ...
>> end
>>
>>works, whereas
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>> ... do something with variable ... if (variable = expr)
>>
>>doesn't.
>>
>>I can't find a good reason why these two forms differ in semantics.
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>>
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>See [ruby-talk:166828].
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And how do I get to [ruby-talk:166828]?