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Lukas Mai
November 9, 2016 20:29
Re: [perl #130010] v5.25.5-184-ga5540cf breaks texinfo
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Am 09.11.2016 um 21:25 schrieb Karl Williamson:
> User-defined properties are implemented by  the user defining
> subroutines.   A subroutine need not be defined at the lexical calling
> point.  That's why these properties need to be deferable until runtime.

That, by itself, isn't a very convincing rationale. Attributes are also 
implemented by the user defining subroutines, and they have to be 
defined at the calling point.

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