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Leon Timmermans
January 17, 2012 11:32
Re: another ~~ foible
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n Thu, Jul 7, 2011 at 1:35 AM, Leon Timmermans <> wrote:
> If you mean changing it to what perlsyn claims it does, I suspect it's
> actually zero. Smartmatch overloading is a rarely used feature, but
> the odds of someone using it on both sides of a match is extremely
> small IMO. (fwiw, Smart::Match already deliberately fails when someone
> tries to use it on the left hand side and I might make it die in the
> future).

Thinking about it more, I'm think my patch is worth it. It may break
an obscure corner case, but it brings some well needed sanity to


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