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[perl #119791] [PATCH] Remove support for "do SUBROUTINE(LIST)"

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Father Chrysostomos via RT
September 17, 2013 21:17
[perl #119791] [PATCH] Remove support for "do SUBROUTINE(LIST)"
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On Tue Sep 17 12:18:25 2013, LeonT wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 14, 2013 at 5:27 PM, Dagfinn Ilmari Manns�ker <
>> wrote:
> > It's been deprecated (and emitting a warning) since perl 5.000, and
> > support for it consitutes nearly 3% of the grammar.
> >
> Can't we just have a policy of removing features that were deprecated in
> 5.000 without further discussion? Pretty please?

I would like to see a policy that deprecated feature are removed when
they get in the way of further developement, and not otherwise.  The
lack of a policy either way is what causes discussion.


Father Chrysostomos

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