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Re: Autoloading charnames

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Leon Timmermans
November 24, 2011 04:44
Re: Autoloading charnames
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On Thu, Nov 24, 2011 at 9:40 AM, Konovalov, Vadim (Vadim)** CTR **
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> 1) as everyone knows "threading" should make "use" under better control - namely after threads creation.
> How this will be handled?

Why would it be different than now?

> 2) PAR packer already generates huge executables (compared to e.g 5.6) because it happens now to load Math::BigInt everytime, due to some unfortunate dependency on some $^O.
> Under new circumstances, the problem will be even worse.

Again, I don't see this being different from now. If you need
charnames it should be bundled, otherwise not.

> I, personally, very much like for modules usage to be under better control, i.e. load what I demand.
> I think instead of loading of something when \N{} is seen would be a proper advice from warning system ("you probably need to do "use charnames::blabla" module")

Telling the user "we know what you wanted from us, be we're not doing
it" seems terribly user-unfriendly to me.


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