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Re: package Foo; isa Bar; why not?

by chromatic (Archbishop)
on Dec 19, 2003 at 00:34 UTC ( #315709=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to package Foo; isa Bar; why not?

Aside from slightly different syntax, why should this go in the core when base is already there and already does the same thing and more?

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Re: Re: package Foo; isa Bar; why not?
by liz (Monsignor) on Dec 19, 2003 at 09:14 UTC
    It's the and more thing I don't like about If you just need for setting @ISA at compile time, it's a lot of baggage that you're schlepping along.

    And on the other hand, is not doing enough: if you need a module's import method called, you still need to either use the module with the right parameters before calling, or you need to call the import yourself afterwards.

    So yes, I don't like


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