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Re: Pointers to member functions

by japhy (Canon)
on Aug 20, 2001 at 18:55 UTC ( #106248=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Pointers to member functions

What about:

$meth = $obj->can($method_name); $meth->($obj, @args);

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Re (tilly) 2: Pointers to member functions
by tilly (Archbishop) on Aug 20, 2001 at 23:29 UTC
    Also note that using a function reference with the method syntax works just fine. Consider the following example where an unnamed method is called from an object in a class with no methods of its own:
    my $foo = bless {}, "bar"; my $meth = sub {shift; print shift}; $foo->$meth("Sneaky");
    (Yeah, I know you know that, but others might find it neat.)

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