Problem while comparing enum values in matches!() macro

even though b & a are not matching, I'm able to execute things which are inside if statement. why is it so?

enum Myenum {

fn main() {
    let a = Myenum::Foo;
    let b = Myenum::Bar;

    if matches!(b, a) {


The left hand side of matches!() is a pattern, so b will be interpreted as value binding, which always succeeds. matches!(b, a) expands to matches a { b => true, _ => false }.

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How should i resolve this?

Derive PartialEq and Eq and use ==.

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