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Re: Asking An Object For It's Class

by larsen (Parson)
on Aug 13, 2003 at 22:55 UTC ( #283710=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Asking An Object For It's Class

From perldoc -f ref
If the referenced object has been blessed into a package, then that package name is returned instead. You can think of "ref" as a "typeof" operator.
So it's
my $class = ref( $unidentified_object );

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