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Re: [PATCH] Re: replacing "inuse" Win files (was Re: Help with a build error)

January 31, 2006 07:17
Re: [PATCH] Re: replacing "inuse" Win files (was Re: Help with a build error)
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On 1/31/06, Reini Urban <> wrote:
> 2006/1/31, demerphq <>:
> > IMO we should be bundling some of the base modules from the libwin
> > distro in core. Win32API::File being one of them, along with
> > Win32API::Registry and Win32::TieRegistry, Win32::IPC, Win32::EventLog
> > (the latter becuae we bundle *NIX specific counterparts so why should
> > Win32 be left out?)
> Ok for all (esp. Win32API:: and IPC).
> But not Win32::TieRegistry please!
> This is very high-level and pollutes the namespace with a magic global.

Only if you dont tell it to do otherwise. See the TiedRef parameter.

And personally I think high-level in this area is a good idea.

Are you really going to say that youd prefer to use Win32API::Registry
instead of Win32::TieRegistry (which is as you said a wrapper around


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