Changes between Version 17 and Version 18 of ArrayTasklist

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10/28/09 17:41:42 (5 years ago)
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kurahaupo
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questions about "Array" PMC; added RT links

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    5151 * Is the inheritance from Fixed to Resizeable wrong? 
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    53  * What's the difference between "Array" and "ResizeablePMCArray"? 
     53 * My dictionaries can't agree whether the spelling is "resizable" or "resizeable"; if the latter, should we fix the spelling now, later, or never? 
    5454 
    55  * My dictionaries can't agree whether the spelling is "resizable" or "resizeable"; if the latter, should we fix the spelling now, later, or never? 
     55== Deprecation of Array == 
     56 
     57Several commentators have said that Array should be removed. 
     58 
     59What, if anything, is it useful for? 
     60What's the difference between "Array" and "ResizeablePMCArray" or "FixedPMCArray"? 
     61(A note on [http://rt.perl.org/rt3/Ticket/Display.html?id=56718 RT#56718] says that its only useful feature is its sparseness.) 
     62 
     63What needs to be done before it can be removed? 
    5664 
    5765== Role separation == 
     
    115123 * #159 Deprecated: named class/pmc lookup in pir syntax such as new, isa, subclass, get_class, etc 
    116124 
    117  * RT#56718 
     125 * [http://rt.perl.org/rt3/Ticket/Display.html?id=56718 RT#56718]