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Re: cleaning up code with "do" ?

by schweini (Friar)
on Aug 18, 2004 at 22:47 UTC ( [id://384141] : note . print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to cleaning up code with "do" ?

Ok.
replacing "do" or "eval `cat file.pl`" with "require" things got a lot better.
but, for future reference: i think(!) the main problem is/was Tk's waitVariable. if i create the widget in one file, and watch a waitvariable with code from another file, i get to wait forever, it seems. the "waiter"-code simply doesnt get it.
i'll try to create a simple test-case, and ask the Tk-guys about that....

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Re^2: cleaning up code with "do" ?
by ysth (Canon) on Aug 18, 2004 at 23:31 UTC
    I hope you mean BEGIN {require ...}. Can you show a short but complete example that fails?