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From Jonathan Vanasco <>
Subject Re: Apache Reload Caveat
Date Fri, 31 Mar 2006 00:23:16 GMT

On Mar 30, 2006, at 6:42 PM, Perrin Harkins wrote:

> On Thu, 2006-03-30 at 18:34 -0500, Jonathan Vanasco wrote:
>> if you subclass a module to override a few methods, and then decide
>> to remove a subclassed method (to call off the method in the parent
>> class instead), you will raise an error instead of calling the parent
>> method.
>> if you do a restart, everything works as expected.
> Perl caches method lookups in order to reduce the performance hit  
> of OO
> code.  If you'd like to make a patch for the A::Reload docs saying  
> that
> it can't handle changes that modify which package a method should be
> called in, I think that's close enough.
> - Perrin

OK.  I'll do that and quote from above.  Thanks.

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