& does not appear to shortcircuit but
&& does not work, is there another operator for broadcasted short-circuiting logical AND?
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The answer, as per slack, is that
&& is not a really a function, but is rather a “core syntax” of the language.
This comes with certain limitations,
&& cannot be broadcasted. A solution is to use
((x, y) -> (x && y)).(a, b)
@carstenbauer, it looks like BridgeBot is incorrectly translating special characters like
& as HTML entities like
Yes, I have an issue open here: GitHub - JuliaCommunity/SlackBridge will investigate.