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From:
Slaven Rezic
Date:
July 30, 2003 00:32
Subject:
Re: Warnings.pm ?
Message ID:
87smoo8o9r.fsf@vran.herceg.de
Autrijus Tang <autrijus@autrijus.org> writes:

> 
> On Tue, Jul 29, 2003 at 11:33:02PM +0200, Slaven Rezic wrote:
> > > >I have a module which solves this problem in a generic way and should
> > > >work for all pragmas. You say once:
> > > >
> > > >	use future qw(encoding sort warnings);
> 
> Wouldn't "pragma" or "pragmas" be a better name for it?
> 
>     use pragmas qw(encoding sort warnings);
> 
> > Ilya convinced me that it's not necessary. You may take a look at the
> > module, see
> >     http://user.cs.tu-berlin.de/~eserte/src/perl/future/
> 
> Even if "if.pm" works, I'd still like a way to not specifically
> test perl versions, and capable of listing multiple pragmas.
> 
> I'd be very happy to see this on CPAN.
> 

OK, but first I want more opinions about the name. Originally it was
"legacy" (to give some support got "legacy" perl versions), then
"future", well, "pragma" is also not too bad.

Regards,
	Slaven

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