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Re: PERL_HEADER env varb: was: Addition to @INC

From:
duff
Date:
October 21, 1999 15:11
Subject:
Re: PERL_HEADER env varb: was: Addition to @INC
Message ID:
19991021171948.I17183@cbi.tamucc.edu
On Thu, Oct 21, 1999 at 02:46:25PM -0700, Chip Salzenberg wrote:
> According to Ed Peschko:
> > Suppose you want to export a certain module everywhere, so it is 
> > visible to each scope. (Dumper, strict, whatever). What would really
> > be necessary is having these 'use' statements attached to each 'package'
> > statement.
> 
> Then you're SURE to break things, because all of those modules would
> end up imported into every single module, certainly including some
> that just don't want things imported into them, thank you very much.

And of course let's not forget about recusive use'ing in modules.

-Scott
-- 
Jonathan Scott Duff
duff@cbi.tamucc.edu



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