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Re: fixing smartmatch just hard enough (and when, too)

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James E Keenan
August 26, 2012 16:43
Re: fixing smartmatch just hard enough (and when, too)
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On 8/26/12 3:52 PM, Father Chrysostomos wrote:
> Ricardo Signes wrote:
>> This seems like complete madness.
> (I know I am quoting your words out of context, but they sound funnier that way.)
> Do we really need smart match at all?


The facts that (a) smart match has already changed its meaning between 
Perl versions; and (b) smart match's problems continue to demand such 
attention at great length from so many prominent Perl programmers; means 
(c) that it is too unreliable for me to consider using it in production 
code anytime within the next five years.

Thank you very much.
Jim Keenan

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