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Re: Re: Re: RFC: new module r (or R)

by stvn (Monsignor)
on Mar 06, 2004 at 05:38 UTC ( #334455=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: RFC: new module r (or R)
in thread RFC: new module r (or R)

But why is it bad that it is only useful from a command-line scenario?

It's not that it is bad, its that it could be useful in many other scenarios too, so why restrict it? Processing directories recursively is something i run into quite often actually, and not always on the command line. If he could offer a module interface to it as well, I know I would find it alot more useful. But hey, this is all just my opinion.

- stvn


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Re: Re: Re: Re: RFC: new module r (or R)
by jryan (Vicar) on Mar 06, 2004 at 23:27 UTC

    Yeah, but there are already about ten thousand modules out there for recursing through directories that we can use within programs. Why would we need another one?

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