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January 10, 2022 14:40
Re: PSC #049 2022-01-07
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On Sunday, 9 January 2022, 17:34:19 CET, Ricardo Signes <> wrote:

> So we can choose one the more complex versions of "make signatured subroutines faster" with no 
> warnings, and do that right away and then remove the experimental flag after a year.  But we don't
> have that branch.  It's been the primary blocker on removing the experimental flag on signatures for
> years, I believe.  Meanwhile, the only people who get the vastly improved experience of having
> signatures on subroutines are the ones who are willing to ignore the "this is experimental and might
> change at any time" label — which is exactly the behavior we want to avoid encouraging.

I'm sold. Decoupling "make signatures non-experimental" and "deal with @_" sounds like the right way to go.

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