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Old 01-24-2010, 07:46 PM
Jeremiah Foster
 
Default ITP: libclass-perl -- Alias for __PACKAGE__

Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: "Jeremiah C. Foster" <jeremiah@jeremiahfoster.com>


* Package name : libclass-perl
Version : 1.00
Upstream Author : Michael G. Schwern <mschwern@cpan.org>
* URL : http://cpan.uwinnipeg.ca/htdocs/CLASS/CLASS.html
* License : GPL | Artistic
Programming Lang: Perl
Description : Alias for __PACKAGE__

CLASS and $CLASS are both synonyms for __PACKAGE__. Easier to type.
$CLASS has the additional benefit of working in strings

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 5.0.3
APT prefers stable
APT policy: (500, 'stable')
Architecture: i386 (i686


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Old 01-24-2010, 08:56 PM
Jonathan Yu
 
Default ITP: libclass-perl -- Alias for __PACKAGE__

Is this really something worth packaging? Is this a module required
for something else?

To be honest, being too lazy to type __PACKAGE__ (and preferring
$CLASS instead) seems like a silly reason to have a module, even if it
is written by the great Michael Schwern

Cheers,

Jonathan

On Sun, Jan 24, 2010 at 3:46 PM, Jeremiah Foster
<jeremiah@jeremiahfoster.com> wrote:
>
> Package: wnpp
> Severity: wishlist
> Owner: "Jeremiah C. Foster" <jeremiah@jeremiahfoster.com>
>
>
> * Package name * *: libclass-perl
> *Version * * * * : 1.00
> *Upstream Author : Michael G. Schwern <mschwern@cpan.org>
> * URL * * * * * * : http://cpan.uwinnipeg.ca/htdocs/CLASS/CLASS.html
> * License * * * * : GPL | Artistic
> *Programming Lang: Perl
> *Description * * : Alias for __PACKAGE__
>
> CLASS and $CLASS are both synonyms for __PACKAGE__. Easier to type.
> $CLASS has the additional benefit of working in strings
>
> -- System Information:
> Debian Release: 5.0.3
> *APT prefers stable
> *APT policy: (500, 'stable')
> Architecture: i386 (i686
>
>
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