assignment to dynamic namespace variables

jeff jeff at
Tue May 16 17:26:38 CDT 2000

Thanks for the help on the constants. (Although, I'm not sure the
overhead is worth it.)  And I have another one....

How can I assign to variables in a namespace dynamically? For example,
can I assign to the variable $C::varname if varname is determined at

Say I was trying to assign all variables in the namespace C to values in
a hash, where the hash key should the var name.

    $C::<varname> = $hash{$varname};

thanks again....

Jeff Saenz
jeff at


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