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Re: [perl #132474] signature parsing API function

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Paul "LeoNerd" Evans
February 11, 2019 21:16
Re: [perl #132474] signature parsing API function
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On Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:45:52 +0000
"Paul \"LeoNerd\" Evans" <> wrote:

> > It is arguable that having such an API function should be a
> > prerequisite for removing experimental status from signatures.
> > However, the other parse_*() functions are still experimental in
> > their own right.  
> So, what's required to make this exist then? Beyond "sit and wait for
> it", what can I do to assist?


Any update on this? It's been a year and a major perl version, with no
progress in sight.

It would be nice to have some way to get signature parsing out of core
perl, because then I could support signatured `async sub`s, as per

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