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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • First, as a minor nit, you can declare multiple attributes at once, which is a little less repetitive.

    has [qw( this that )] => ( is  => 'ro', isa =>'Str' );

    As for "with", do you understand in what cases you need to put "with" after you declare your attributes? Even if you do, does everyone on your team (now and in the future)?

    The thing I've come to appreciate about Moose is that it expects you to know what you're doing. E.g. you compose roles after attributes when roles require those attri

    • The idea of encapsulation is the very reason that we have most APIs.

      The idea that you don't NEED to know how something is implemented is always going to be better, as long as that lack of knowledge does not compromise the integrity of the systems or lead to perverted incentives.

      What good is a car that requires an intimate understanding of the underlying engine and brakes and gearbox. It might be handy if you are an enthusiast of a racing car driver or pushing the limits in some other dimension.

      What good is