deprecate - Perl pragma for deprecating the core version of a module
use deprecate; # always deprecate the module in which this occurs use if $] > 5.010, 'deprecate'; # conditionally deprecate the module
Note: this pragma has been disarmed in ActivePerl. Using it has no effect.
This module is used using
(or something that calls
deprecate->import(), for example
use if COND, deprecate;
If the module that includes
use deprecate is located in a core library directory, a deprecation warning is issued, encouraging the user to use the version on CPAN. If that module is located in a site library, it is the CPAN version, and no warning is issued.
None by default. The only method is
import, called by
First example to
Original version by Nicholas Clark
Copyright (C) 2009, 2011
This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself, either Perl version 5.10.0 or, at your option, any later version of Perl 5 you may have available.