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Re^2: method aliases with goto(&NAME)

by citromatik (Curate)
on Sep 17, 2013 at 11:04 UTC ( #1054421=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: method aliases with goto(&NAME)
in thread method aliases with goto(&NAME)

OTOH *oldname = *newname;

Yes, I also thought about something like that, but the goto version allows to include more code in the legacy method if needed:

sub legacy_code { warn ("This method is deprecated, use current_method instead"); goto(&current_method); }

citromatik


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