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Re^2: The 'eval "require $module; 1"' idiom

by sedusedan (Monk)
on Apr 19, 2014 at 12:02 UTC ( #1082890=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: The 'eval "require $module; 1"' idiom
in thread The 'eval "require $module; 1"' idiom

Thanks for pointing out about the general term. Although the majority of the general form is for require/use, people do use it for other purposes too:

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Re^3: The 'eval "require $module; 1"' idiom
by davido (Archbishop) on Apr 19, 2014 at 17:04 UTC

    I wish the supported lookaheads and lookbehinds, which would allow me to search a little more specifically for situations where the idiom is used outside of the "require" and "use" use case. If it did, I might try something like:

    if \(eval ["'](?!require|use).+?;\s*1;?["']


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