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Father Chrysostomos
August 10, 2016 05:29
Re: Internals:: undocumented
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On Aug 8, 2016, at 6:24 AM, demerphq <demerphq> wrote:

> SvREFCNT() is used in testing, and arguably should not exist, and
> instead should be exposed via an extension, perhaps Devel::Peek, or
> perhaps some build time only module.

Devel::Peek already has SvREFCNT.

> I wonder, do you think we should document constant::_make_const()?
> IMO that function has far more call being documented than anything in
> the Internals namespace.

Not as a public function, I hope.  Nothing should be calling it except  Also, how do you explain in a few words the effect of SvPADTMP on the array elements?  If anything, that explanation should go in universal.c—as a C comment, not as pod.

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