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Re^4: subroutine ref while "strict refs"

by BillKSmith (Monsignor)
on Jul 28, 2014 at 14:13 UTC ( #1095361=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: subroutine ref while "strict refs"
in thread subroutine ref while "strict refs"

I understood that the OP considered his symbolic references an advantage because a user could add new subroutines without modifying the original script. My point is that it is unlikely that this is possible. The additional effort to add a hard reference to a dispatch table is insignificant if you have to modify the script anyway.
Bill
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Re^5: subroutine ref while "strict refs"
by viffer (Beadle) on Jul 29, 2014 at 03:28 UTC
    The sub routines will all be in a module which will obviously need a 'use' statement to reference it, so if adding a new sub routine to the hash table, only the called module will need to be updated.

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