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Hell yeah stvn you can use fields functionality without the fields pragma.

Set up your object around an array instead of a hash, define a series of constants with the field names, and there you are.

I even set up a shortcut module that maps field names to small integers for this purpose (sort of like the "enum" statement in C)


see also: enum::fields which is oriented for OO inheritance but which doesn't provide accessors.

In reply to fields-like module to facilitate arrayref objects by davidnicol
in thread use fields; # damnit by nothingmuch

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