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Re: Recursive copier

by btrott (Parson)
on Jun 18, 2001 at 21:48 UTC ( #89375=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Recursive copier

You could get the effect of a deep copy by serializing and deserializing a data structure, using some method of serialization. Eg. Data::Dumper or Storable.

Or you could also investigate the Clone module, which I've not seen before but which is on CPAN. It looks like it should do what you want:

use Clone qw(clone); my $b = clone($a);

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