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Re: [perl #29851] Problem with Carp and Safe

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From:
Lionel CONS
Date:
June 3, 2004 03:11
Subject:
Re: [perl #29851] Problem with Carp and Safe
Message ID:
16574.53075.701580.404674@mercury.cern.ch
Nick Ing-Simmons writes:
 > >What about having Carp doing all the work in a proper way (e.g. not
 > >messing around with $@), just like it was before (e.g. for Perl 5.5)
 > >and provding a Carp::Light with dirty autoload tricks for people who
 > >care about startup time? [...]
 > 
 > But Carp is mainly use-d by modules from CPAN and elsewhere.
 > There is thus a large installed base for the current interface.

Alternatively, one may look at other ways to speed up the old
monolithic Carp module without this split with Carp::Heavy. From what
I understand, the CGI module uses another trick to minimise the work
done at compilation time. Could it be used by the Carp module?

Lionel

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