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Nicholas Clark
February 23, 2009 03:55
Re: deprecating
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On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 12:46:39PM +0100, Rene Bcker wrote:
> Hi Nick,
> Nicholas Clark schrieb:
> >> Anyway, help wanted. Does anyone want to do any of:
> >>
> >> 1: Write tests
> tests for the deprectation message? I can do this till next week.

Yes. There are zero tests. You've seen the entire "test suite" demonstrated
in the message you replied to.

> >> 2: Write documentation
> you mean a perldiag entry?

Well, that, and there isn't even stub documentation in the module itself.

> > 9: Is it possible to have a warning that defaults to on, so that one has to
> >    explicitly go no warnings 'deprecated' to shut it up?
> I'll have a look at this tomorrow...


Nicholas Clark

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