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Real life uses for closures.by BrowserUk (Pope)
|on Feb 12, 2013 at 02:38 UTC||Need Help??|
BrowserUk has asked for the
wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
Besides simple C-style 'static' storage (which can now be done more easily with state variables); currying and delegates (are they essentially the same thing?); what uses do people put closures to?
I'm looking for real world examples (in Perl or other languages), rather than contrived text book examples.
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