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Allowing named arguments in prototypes

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Peter Martini
June 28, 2012 13:52
Allowing named arguments in prototypes
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If someone (yes, I'm volunteering) were to do the work to allow named
parameters in prototypes, would there be support for adding it to core?

I'd JFDI already, but I suspect that such a contribution might be rejected
for at least 2 reasons:

1. Existing prototypes have a narrower role than just defining parameters,
and adding names would only further the confusion.

2. This is the kind of thing that can (and has) been done on CPAN.


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