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Remove socket functions from core
Maintainer: Stephen P. Potter <email@example.com> Date: 24 Aug 2000 Mailing List: firstname.lastname@example.org Number: 146 Version: 1 Status: Developing
Move the socket functions (
bind, etc) from the core language
to a loadable module.
Several of the socket functions have already started to migrate from the core to a module. This RFC is proposing that all the socket functions should move to the Socket.pm module and require a "use Socket;" in order to function in perl 6.
The specific functions that would be covered under this proposal are:
Move code for socket functions to Socket.pm, requyire "use Socket" to enable use of socket functions.