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Father Chrysostomos
January 29, 2012 12:52
Re: whither study()?
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demerphq wrote:
> study() breaks stuff. It is currently subtly broken. It has been
> broken for a long time. It is poorly tested. And ive never actually
> seen it used in the wild.

Does the Perl core count as the wild?

> Can we just no-op and
> deprecate it?

Can you do that without slowing down splain?

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