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I'm new to Perl, and want to know what is the difference between oct(077) and oct("077")?
 
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I'm new to Perl, and want to know what is the difference between oct(077) and oct("077")?
oct operates on strings, and numbers starting with 0 are interpreted as octal numbers, so oct(077) is oct(oct("077")).





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