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Re (tilly) 2: Frivolous function names

by tilly (Archbishop)
on Dec 06, 2001 at 01:10 UTC ( #129759=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Frivolous function names
in thread Frivolous function names

Close. There is no create_foo. Just summon_foo. In my case there should not be duplicate things in existence, and hence it makes no sense to create unless you first try to get, and furthermore if I some day wanted to add locking logic, this would give me a clear place to do that.

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