[PS] foreach keyword alias

Discussion in 'Scripting' started by Mark Ayers, May 17, 2006.

  1. Mark Ayers

    Mark Ayers Guest

    foreach is refered to as a keyword in some places while it is an alias to
    ForEach-Object. Does it matter?
     
    Mark Ayers, May 17, 2006
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  2. Mark,

    I'm not aware of a situation which is ambiguous.

    Foreach, as a keyword, occurs at the beginning of a statement.

    Foreach, as an alias for foreach-object, occurs in the second or later
    step of a pipeline.

    Andrew Watt MVP
     
    Andrew Watt [MVP], May 18, 2006
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