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Aspect::Pointcut::True - Pointcut that allows arbitrary Perl code

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Aspect::Pointcut::True - Pointcut that allows arbitrary Perl code


  use Aspect;
  # High-level creation
  my $pointcut1 = true { rand() > 0.5 };
  # Manual creation
  my $pointcut2 = Aspect::Pointcut::True->new(
    sub { rand() > 0.5 }


Because Aspect's weaving phase technically occurs at run-time (relative to the overall process) it does not need to be limit itself only to conditions that are fully describable at compile-time.
Aspect::Pointcut::True allows you to take advantage of this to create your own custom run-time pointcut conditions, although for safety and purity reasons you are not permitted to create custom conditions that interact with the Aspect::Point object for the call.


Adam Kennedy <>
Marcel Gruenauer <>
Ran Eilam <> Copyright 2001 by Marcel Gruenauer
Some parts copyright 2009 - 2013 Adam Kennedy.
This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.
2013-04-09 perl v5.14.2