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Re^7: NEW [doc://perldoc#deeplink] works now with all perldocs

by kcott (Archbishop)
on Feb 18, 2020 at 13:04 UTC ( #11113102=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^6: NEW [doc://perldoc#deeplink] works now with all perldocs
in thread NEW [doc://perldoc#deeplink] works now with all perldocs

I had also given anonymonk an upvote. See my update.

Re changing to "". I've been using "" for so long, possibly a couple of decades, that it's become like an old, favourite jumper: a bit frayed around the edges, a few holes here and there, but I still like to wear it. I definitely like the the A-Z function and module searches it provides which "" doesn't have. Also, given it's being revamped at the moment, I think we should give it a bit longer before dismissing it.

— Ken

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Re^8: NEW [doc://perldoc#deeplink] works now with all perldocs (
by LanX (Sage) on Feb 18, 2020 at 13:12 UTC
    > changing to "".

    I think this should be it's own thread.

    Others like choroba are more qualified to argue, because this discussion is at least a year old.


    • I liked the old interface at better
    • I was told the maintainers are not responsive
    • allows easily to pick deeplinks, that is a killer feature
    • The maintainer of asked here for feature requests
    > I had also given anonymonk an upvote.

    I'm not sure if he's happy if we fix this! ;-)

    Cheers Rolf
    (addicted to the Perl Programming Language :)
    Wikisyntax for the Monastery

      I did recall that there was a discussion about "" some time ago. I wasn't trying to reignite discussion here with a Re^7 OT comment; just responding to "Probably we should also reconsider switching to".

      — Ken

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