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

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Jeremy Zawodny
October 31, 2001 06:31
Re: [PATCH] core-only patch for clamp/readonly hashes
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On Tue, Oct 30, 2001 at 04:08:22PM -0800, Brent Dax wrote:
> Absolutely.  I'm looking forward to
> /clamping|restricting|$whatever_else_we_call_it/ in 5.8.

I think a lot of us are.  In medium and large-scale systems it's so
easy to shoot yourself in the foot by mis-spelling a hash key and
wasting an hour tracking down the problem in the wrong place.  Sure,
using method calls can solve part of the problem, but the reality is
that a lot of things just aren't OO (yet?).

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