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Re: [PATCH] Data::Dumper is no longer a "DUMMY"

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From:
Jarkko Hietaniemi
Date:
January 12, 2001 13:34
Subject:
Re: [PATCH] Data::Dumper is no longer a "DUMMY"
Message ID:
20010112153345.V12002@chaos.wustl.edu
On Wed, Jan 10, 2001 at 11:08:01AM -0500, Casey R. Tweten wrote:
> 
> At least it's true for the Perl version of the Dumper.  I am not the
> best XS hacker so I am hoping someone will pick this up and write the
> XS version.
> 
> I use B::Deparse to print the coderefs.

Until B::Deparse can handle _everything_, including closures,
I think it should not be used here, otherwise we promise too much.
Enabling the use of B::D could be made optional, though, garnished
with enough 'Here Be Dragons' signage.

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