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- Subject: Re: single quotes vs. double quotes
- From: Philippe Lhoste <PhiLho@...>
- Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2009 16:04:04 +0200
On 12/10/2009 15:17, Fernando P. García wrote:
In most languages (not only scripting) the use of single quotes is
faster than double quotes
Out of curiosity, what are these 'most' languages?
In 'most' languages I know, they are either a very different thing (char vs. string in a
number of C-like languages: C/C++/probably C#/Java...) or the same (Lua, JavaFX,
From what I know, they have indeed a different behavior in Perl-like languages (Perl, of
course, PHP, Ruby...) with regard to variable interpolation and backslash interpretation.
Are there many other similar languages with this behavior?
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