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Chris Prather
June 13, 2011 08:02
Re: Moose Type Constraints violations to warnings?
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On Mon, Jun 13, 2011 at 10:25 AM, Ben Tilly <> wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 13, 2011 at 6:24 AM, Ovid <> wrote:
>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: Stevan Little <>
>>> Yes, Chris is correct, I (and most of the rest of the Moose dev group) think
>>> that turning off type-checks is a bad idea. I cannot speak for Mouse though.
>> I don't want to turn off the type checks. I would just like some of them to be warnings if we're in production.
>> I agree completely with the *concept* of the strict type constraints, but
>>   "In theory, theory and practice are the same.
>>   In practice, we're trying to comb spaghetti."
>>   Abraham Lincoln, 1912 speech to the Republican Women's De-emancipation Convention
> [...]
> This quote is amusing, but clearly not real.  Abraham Lincoln was not
> alive in 1912.  I can't find any reference to a "De-emancipation
> convention" in Google.

I think this is the "joke".


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