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Re: making pragmas?

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Ilya Zakharevich
November 19, 1999 21:41
Re: making pragmas?
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Tom Christiansen writes:
> >I guess I see what you're saying.  I guess my main request is to be able
> >to create a module which can be used not unlike  I've written a
> >module that allows pre-5.6 versions of Perl (perhaps not all, though) to
> >create warning handlers easily, kind of like the new 5.6 pragma for
> >lexical warnings.
> Hm... Lexical effects.  Are you asking for a bit of the real estate
> in the hints variables?

No need for this.  Hint variables have an infinite width now.  What is
important is how a module is going to *use* these hints.  Here my
macro=user-defined-ops patch would come in handy.  ;-)


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