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Re^4: Use of "die" in OO modules

by theguvnor (Chaplain)
on Jan 19, 2007 at 00:51 UTC ( #595392=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^3: Use of "die" in OO modules
in thread Use of "die" in OO modules

I said:

a return code to signify what failed;

(emphasis added).

I fully realise that undef is a return code. It does not, however, carry information about what failed and why. The lack of defined return code is my signal to go off and look at my object/class and get the error.

That works for me (and as bryan notes above, is somewhat common in CPAN modules).

Your mileage might vary, as they say ;-)


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