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Re^7: Creating dispatch table with variable in function name

by AnomalousMonk (Chancellor)
on Nov 22, 2017 at 17:43 UTC ( #1204050=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^6: Creating dispatch table with variable in function name
in thread Creating dispatch table with variable in function name

That might actually be worse. Instead of coming to a screeching halt, the process would produce a warning message that might get tucked away in an error log somewhere and go unnoticed for days/weeks/months/years/ever.


Give a man a fish:  <%-{-{-{-<

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Re^8: Creating dispatch table with variable in function name
by Mr. Muskrat (Canon) on Nov 22, 2017 at 17:48 UTC

    The whole point of that post was to show that you can choose how to deal with it.

      Agreed, but the point of my posts was to show why I would be inclined to approach the whole problem in a different way, i.e., by avoiding symbolic manipulations altogether.


      Give a man a fish:  <%-{-{-{-<

        Fair enough.

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