- evalbytes EXPR
This function is like
evalwith a string argument, except it always parses its argument, or
$_if EXPR is omitted, as a string of bytes. A string containing characters whose ordinal value exceeds 255 results in an error. Source filters activated within the evaluated code apply to the code itself.
evalbytesis available only if the
"evalbytes"feature is enabled or if it is prefixed with
"evalbytes"feature is enabled automatically with a
use v5.16(or higher) declaration in the current scope.