Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Do you know where your variables are?
 
PerlMonks  

Re: Inheritance based on input

by Corion (Pope)
on Oct 06, 2010 at 19:31 UTC ( #863857=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Inheritance based on input

use won't work here. Look at require (and import). By using something like the following, you can import modules and call functions in them on demand:

... if ($device =~ /^(Device1|Device2)$/){ require "$device.pm"; $device->import(); # import the device subroutines here } ... # This assumes all devices have and export the same subroutine names device_function_1(); device_function_2();

Update: Fixed typo in regex, thanks to Perlbotics

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://863857]
help
Chatterbox?
and all is quiet...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others romping around the Monastery: (3)
As of 2017-01-20 05:06 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    Do you watch meteor showers?




    Results (173 votes). Check out past polls.