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David Cantrell
August 31, 2010 03:38
Re: mauve::reftype()
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On Mon, Aug 30, 2010 at 12:57:38AM +0200, demerphq wrote:

> I have pushed a patch to add "fixed" versions of reftype, refaddr and
> blessed to universal.c, additionally
> at jesse's request this includes weaken() (and its relative isweak).
> I used the namespace "mauve" for now.

It's still not at all clear to me why we shouldn't just use

It's not as if:
  * 'use lib' happens a lot, so the performance hit is unimportant;
  * users have complained about having to use Scalar::Util
    and wouldn't complain about having to 'use mauve' instead

David Cantrell | Nth greatest programmer in the world

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