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Re: Real life uses for closures.

by ikegami (Pope)
on Feb 14, 2013 at 08:09 UTC ( #1018698=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Real life uses for closures.

Technically, f is a closure which captures $constant:
package Module; my $constant = 'foo'; sub f { ... $constant ... } 1;

Given your mention of state, this is probably not quite what you had in mind when you mentioned "simple C-style 'static' storage".

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