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Re: Re: use Very::Long::Module::Name as Foo;

by broquaint (Abbot)
on Oct 15, 2003 at 09:18 UTC ( #299360=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: use Very::Long::Module::Name as Foo;
in thread use Very::Long::Module::Name as Foo;

Your approach isn't transparent: references will be blessed into the shortname package.
shell> perl -le '*a::=*b::; print bless [], "a"' b=ARRAY(0x8107f70)
Or not. As we can see, a is really just like any other glob alias and so is completely transparent.
HTH

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