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Re: [perl #76402] [PATCH] Locale::Maketext One Sided Lexicons

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Jesse Vincent
July 15, 2010 10:54
Re: [perl #76402] [PATCH] Locale::Maketext One Sided Lexicons
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On Thu, Jul 15, 2010 at 10:37:19AM -0500, Todd Rinaldo wrote:
> On Jul 8, 2010, at 8:57 AM, Jesse Vincent wrote:
> > 
> Jesse,
> Onesided-ness is a complementary feature to _AUTO, not a replacement. 
> When you have code that uses _AUTO, Locale fall back happens. The only way to prevent this is to inject a key with an equivalent value to prevent fallback. Sometimes unexpected defaulting might happen. This isn't something you'd use all the time, but in the cases where you do, onesided-ness is more "fat-finger safe" than duping key and value pairs.

This just feels like feature creep that might better belong in a

And for that matter, why not add an option that works like _AUTO rather
than all the duplicated entries?

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