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Re^5: Class::InsideOut - yet another riff on inside out objects.
in thread Class::InsideOut - yet another riff on inside out objects.
Ah ha! - from perldelta for perl 5.8.0
The "my EXPR : ATTRS" syntax now applies variable
attributes at run-time. (Subroutine and "our" variables
still get attributes applied at compile-time.) See
attributes for additional details. In particular, how-
ever, this allows variable attributes to be useful for
"tie" interfaces, which was a deficiency of earlier