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From:
mark.a.biggar
Date:
May 14, 2005 01:57
Subject:
Re: trait and properties thru getter/setters
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051320051837.11889.4284F3FE0003E50800002E7122007358349D0E0909070DD20ED2059D0E03@comcast.net
I don't understand why you think you need the eval here?

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Mark Biggar
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> There is syntax to define trait and properties
> but is there an API?
> 
>   my $b = eval '$a but true'; # setting a true property
>   # API to do it without an eval?
> 
> A trait setter probably does not make sense but for the
> implementer because it should not be set at run time.
> 
> Incidentally, in a interactive environment it would be cool
> to access the documentation of variables and functions using
> properties. Say "doc" and "udoc" respectively for the full and
> one line version.
> 
> 
> -- 
>   cognominal stef

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