Living with smart match breakage

David Cantrell david at
Thu Jun 13 23:41:19 BST 2013

On Thu, Jun 13, 2013 at 10:15:56PM +0100, gvim wrote:

> I hear Perl 5.18 issues warnings when the smart match operator is used 
> and some convoluted boilerplate is necessary to work around them.

Don't be such a drama queen. This:

  use experimental 'smartmatch';

isn't "convoluted boilerplate".

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