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Dan Book
June 6, 2021 20:15
Re: use warnings ':most'
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On Sun, Jun 6, 2021 at 4:03 PM Ricardo Signes <>

> On Wed, Jun 2, 2021, at 7:20 PM, Paul "LeoNerd" Evans wrote:
> In fact it was an excellent idea in 2015 when RJBS suggested it:
> […]
> Twice
> […]
> Nay, three times:
> […]
> …and I still think that "use v5.X" should mean "use warnings 'default'"
> and that default should exist.
> I think it should mean what "all" means now, though, including "once."
> Let's first *create* default, meaning all the current warnings, then we
> can separately discuss what warnings might get excluded?

I don't think 'default' is a good name for it, since it's already used to
describe warnings which are enabled without any use of the warnings pragma
(e.g. severe and deprecation warnings).


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