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Re^2: Using $a and $b from XS

by dakkar (Hermit)
on Feb 07, 2005 at 20:50 UTC ( #428813=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Using $a and $b from XS
in thread Using $a and $b from XS

Just nit-picking, but... it's not (necessarily) main::a and main::b. They have to be in the package of the comparison sub.

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Re^3: Using $a and $b from XS
by BrowserUk (Pope) on Feb 08, 2005 at 02:41 UTC

    Any pointers as to how to discover the caller's package from XS/Inline::C?

    Update: Never mind. Just dropping the 'main::' part seems to work fine--so long as they don't embed a package statement into the comparator sub.

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