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From Marvin Humphrey <>
Subject Re: Lock class question
Date Mon, 24 Oct 2005 18:41:10 GMT

On Oct 24, 2005, at 9:12 AM, Doug Cutting wrote:

> Marvin Humphrey wrote:
>> What are the advantages of the With class?  Why not just obtain  
>> the  lock, run a block, and release the lock?
> The release should be in a 'finally' block.  'With' enforces that.

Ah.  No 'finally' blocks in Perl, but I can mimic the flow using eval  
[BLOCK], and achieve the "enforcement" aspect.


Marvin Humphrey
Rectangular Research

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