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From:
Elizabeth Mattijsen
Date:
April 6, 2020 08:13
Subject:
Re: regex objects as hash keys
Message ID:
CA20EC23-5048-450C-8646-EC8986FD516B@dijkmat.nl
> On 6 Apr 2020, at 07:19, Joseph Brenner <doomvox@gmail.com> wrote:
>> If you want a Hash which allows any
> kind of object as key, you have to declare it such:
> 
>>  my $obj = Rutabaga.new;
>> my %vegeout{Any};  # <-- see: https://docs.raku.org/language/hashmap#Non-string_keys_(object_hash)
> 
> That's an interesting detail, I didn't get that that behavior wasn't
> the default.

Object hashes currently come with a performance penalty.  That's why they are currently not the default.
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