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Clearify string parsing. origin/abigail/for-5.17
authorAbigail <abigail@abigail.be>
Fri, 23 Mar 2012 13:15:42 +0000 (14:15 +0100)
committerAbigail <abigail@abigail.be>
Fri, 23 Mar 2012 13:15:42 +0000 (14:15 +0100)
commit3258103348843907aaaabd5ce638d44c6ab5ecfa
tree532ed6fbfdbb9017923a8a2e8bcec105ac9a986f
parent7476a79c8db21237e6b6bcf579243fdfc880f8b9
Clearify string parsing.

It was already documented that when scanning for the end of the string,
backslashes escaping the closing delimiter are being eliminated; but
this is true for backslashes escaping backslashes as well. This makes
that C<< '.\.' eq '.\\.' >>. (Pointed out by Mithaldu)
pod/perlop.pod