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Re: Strict, strings and subroutines

by graq (Curate)
on Oct 10, 2001 at 16:15 UTC ( #117977=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Strict, strings and subroutines

You could try using an eval.

#!/usr/bin/perl -w use strict; my $type = 'hatter'; my $arg = 'using eval'; my $proc = "do_$type"; eval "$proc( \$arg )"; die( "Eval errored: $@" ) if $@; sub do_hatter { my( $foo ) = @_; print "This can be done $foo.\n"; }
Hope this helps.

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Graq


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