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Monday, February 01, 2016

Dir::Self - search.cpan.org

Use Dir::Self to cope with the problem that FindBin should not be called more than once in a program.

FindBin for the location of the executable to find libraries relative to the executable.

use lib "$FindBin::RealBin/lib";

Dir::Self for modules that want to load other modules relative to themselves.

use lib __DIR__;


use lib __DIR__ . "/..";

ISSUE: is __DIR__ symlink aware - i.e. is it the equivalent of $FindBin::Bin or $FindBin::RealBin?

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