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Re: [PATCH] correct errors / omissions in documenting DOES

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Steve Peters
May 19, 2008 08:52
Re: [PATCH] correct errors / omissions in documenting DOES
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On Mon, May 19, 2008 at 9:14 AM, Ricardo SIGNES
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> L<perlobj> didn't document DOES, although it documents other UNIVERSAL methods.
> I think this is a mistake that should be corrected by replacing the perlobj
> documentation of these methods with a single paragraph and a link to
> L<UNIVERSAL>, but I took the cheap route for now.
> The documentation of DOES in UNIVERSAL is incorrect, as it seems to contradict
> itself and to imply that by default a class only does UNIVERSAL, when in fact a
> class does itself and all its superclasses.
> If no one objects loudly, I will probably follow up with a patch to cut down
> perlobj's documentation of the UNIVERSAL methods in not too long.

Thanks!  I applied this patch as change #33869.

Steve Peters

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