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Re: How we deprecate (was Re: Deprecating '\w {' in v5.16)

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January 30, 2012 02:33
Re: How we deprecate (was Re: Deprecating '\w {' in v5.16)
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On 30 January 2012 03:21, David Golden <> wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 29, 2012 at 3:50 PM, Father Chrysostomos <> wrote:
> However, we should think about how we want to deprecate things: do we
> want a deprecation warning (or many of them) to follow simultaneously
> with the announcement of deprecation in a stable release?

I personally think that deprecation warnings would be a lot easier to
add, and a lot less painful,  if they were warn-first-use, instead of
the normal warn-every-use.


perl -Mre=debug -e "/just|another|perl|hacker/"

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