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Steffen Mueller
May 22, 2008 17:22
Re: [PATCH] should not warn about loading .par files
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Hi Paul, hi all,

Paul Fenwick schrieb:
> When PAR has been loaded, .par files in @INC will be searches for 
> modules. one of the recommended interfaces for doing this is:
>     use PAR;
>     use lib 'example.par';
> This works just fine, but 'lib' emits a warning that it should only be 
> used with directories, not files, and then adds example.par to @INC anyway.
> Anyone trying to add a file ending with .par into @INC probably knows 
> what they're doing, so the trivial patch attached disables the warnings 
> for .par files.

So I guess this makes a candidate for dual-living so we can "use 
lib 'foo.par'" on 5.8.8? I'd rather like to see this part of the PAR 
interface fixed.

Best regards,

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