[Israel.pm] Indirect method call's in mod_perl

Shlomi Fish shlomif at iglu.org.il
Tue Jun 15 03:38:49 PDT 2004


On Tuesday 15 June 2004 13:26, Itzik Lerner - Orpak wrote:
> Hi Everybody .
>
> In mod_perl coding style written:
>
> Avoid indirect method calls, e.g.
>     Do:
>        CGI::Cookie->new
>     Don't:
>         new CGI::Cookie.
>
> Can someone explain why ?
>

Well, for once, I recall that the "new MyModule" syntax gave me some problems 
with either -w or "use strict". (at least after I passed some arguments to 
the constructor). I've been consistently using "MyModule->new()" ever since.

That's just my guess.

Regards,

	Shlomi Fish

> --Itzik
>
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