develooper Front page | perl.perl5.porters | Postings from June 2013

Re: key/value hash and index/valuse array slices syntax

Thread Previous | Thread Next
Ruslan Zakirov
June 12, 2013 10:41
Re: key/value hash and index/valuse array slices syntax
Message ID:

Thank you guys for your valuable feedback. I'm going to walk over all mail
once again and write more tests, write summary and push new version. Don't
expect any of this untill weekend.

On Mon, Jun 3, 2013 at 4:06 PM, Ruslan Zakirov <>wrote:

> HI,
> I've updated patches that add key/value hash slices to perl syntax:
> my %sub_hash = %hash{qw(some keys go here)};
> This feature was discussed [1] back in Feb with Brad Gilbert. We agreed
> that for consistency this should work with arrays too as index/value array
> slice. I've added array functionality. Also, wrote a few basic tests.
> Main question is whether should I continue or stop right there as it never
> will be in the core?
> A quick review of the code [2] would be helpful too.
> [1]
> [2]
> --
> Best regards, Ruslan.

Best regards, Ruslan.

Thread Previous | Thread Next Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
Comments to Ask Bjørn Hansen at | Group listing | About