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Re: [PATCH] core-only patch for clamp/readonly hashes

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From:
Jarkko Hietaniemi
Date:
October 30, 2001 17:22
Subject:
Re: [PATCH] core-only patch for clamp/readonly hashes
Message ID:
20011031032203.C18289@alpha.hut.fi
On Wed, Oct 31, 2001 at 01:16:23AM +0000, Simon Cozens wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 31, 2001 at 03:12:18AM +0200, Jarkko Hietaniemi wrote:
> > So it's the clamping that is worrying you, not the hash/array readonlyness?
> 
> No, it's the fact that we're encouraging modifying the core to support
> something that could be done in a module.

....using a tie(), I assume, since you don't want the core to (directly)
support any of the proposed new functionality?

Let me ask from you one more time: you are also opposed to extending
SvREADONLY() having semantics on hashes and arrays?

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