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  • Currently if you do ... = @a[...] %b{...} = ... to a tied array or hash, you get several separate FETCHes and STOREs. For efficiency and/or semantic reasons you might want otherwise. I propose adding ...
    Jarkko HietaniemiJarkko Hietaniemi
    Mar 31, 2001 at 6:34 pm
    Apr 11, 2001 at 1:34 am
  • Yes, unless you're doing "weird" things like storing utf-16 shorts in the characters. But my main point is that it's rather counter intuitive to have \xC1 ne \x{C1}. So why not avoid that confusion ...
    Karsten SperlingKarsten Sperling
    Mar 5, 2001 at 1:33 pm
    Mar 8, 2001 at 2:02 pm
  • This is a bug report for perl from jhi@kosh.hut.fi, generated with the help of perlbug 1.33 running under perl v5.7.0. ----------------------------------------------------------------- [Please enter ...
    JhiJhi
    Mar 1, 2001 at 5:22 pm
    Mar 5, 2001 at 6:50 pm
  • Not bad at all ... Smoking patch 9063 OK: for both stdio and perlio ok: skipped (would be OK) --: unable to build (e.g. no 64 bit machine) ##: fail HP-UX HP-UX AIX AIX 11.00 10.20 4.3 4.2 OK OK OK OK ...
    H . Merijn BrandH . Merijn Brand
    Mar 7, 2001 at 11:00 am
    May 22, 2001 at 10:29 am
  • This is a bug report for perl from dot@dotat.at, generated with the help of perlbug 1.26 running under perl 5.00503. ----------------------------------------------------------------- The following ...
    FanfFanf
    Mar 5, 2001 at 4:15 pm
    Apr 29, 2001 at 5:07 am
  • FYI, I have just completed my purify runs on maint-5.6/perl@9162 on Solaris 8. I'm using the following ~/.purify: suppress par DLOpEN; load_locale suppress umr setcontext; siglongjmp suppress umr ...
    Gurusamy SarathyGurusamy Sarathy
    Mar 15, 2001 at 1:17 am
    Mar 18, 2001 at 9:58 pm
  • Right now bleadperl's gethostbyaddr() downgrades the string to byte. This is because system call needs a pointer to a four-octet C string: char addr[] = { 127, 0, 0 , 1 }; In ASCII world downgraded ...
    Nick Ing-SimmonsNick Ing-Simmons
    Mar 8, 2001 at 11:12 am
    Mar 14, 2001 at 2:35 pm
  • Automated smoke report for patch 9152 (OSF/1 still running) O = OK s = Skipped, cause tested in an earlier configuration - = not tested, cause unable to build F = Failure(s), extended report at the ...
    H . Merijn BrandH . Merijn Brand
    Mar 14, 2001 at 7:16 pm
    Mar 22, 2001 at 10:46 am
  • HP has released an update for HP's ANSI-C compiler. I do expect it every day, and will install on arrival. I will keep you informed. ...
    H . Merijn BrandH . Merijn Brand
    Mar 26, 2001 at 4:02 pm
    Apr 6, 2001 at 5:20 pm
  • since all 112 tests failed tonight cause of the ``awk typo in Configure, and all systems were down the weekend :-(, I'm now smoking daytime (don't tell my users) 9122 shows that sigaction tests are ...
    H . Merijn BrandH . Merijn Brand
    Mar 13, 2001 at 12:01 pm
    Mar 15, 2001 at 4:01 pm
  • Thanks, the Term::ANSIColor fix was already in my local development tree and will be included in the next release. -- Russ Allbery (rra@stanford.edu) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/
    Russ AllberyRuss Allbery
    Mar 16, 2001 at 5:25 am
    Mar 18, 2001 at 8:23 pm
  • Is there a reason Cwd has no tests? Or maybe I'm just looking in the wrong place? If it's just lack of tuits, I'll try to put a test script together. Cheers, -Ben -- signer: can't create ~/.sig: ...
    Benjamin SugarsBenjamin Sugars
    Mar 26, 2001 at 7:30 pm
    Mar 29, 2001 at 1:58 pm
  • This is a build failure report for perl from andreas@mrs.ch, generated with the help of perlbug 1.33 running under perl v5.7.0. ----------------------------------------------------------------- ...
    Andreas FehrAndreas Fehr
    Mar 29, 2001 at 7:06 am
    Mar 30, 2001 at 7:15 pm
  • This is a bug report for perl from lvirden@cas.org, generated with the help of perlbug 1.33 running under perl v5.7.0. ----------------------------------------------------------------- [Please enter ...
    LvirdenLvirden
    Mar 9, 2001 at 4:44 pm
    Mar 23, 2001 at 3:21 pm
  • Hi Richard, For some reason, none of the ok/nok messages are showing up on p5p. Is this intentional? If so, can we make it so that they go to a mailing list that we can subscribe to? Thanks. Sarathy ...
    Gurusamy SarathyGurusamy Sarathy
    Mar 19, 2001 at 5:41 pm
    Mar 22, 2001 at 8:20 pm
  • [I Cc it to p5p.] "Lexically scoped variables" are hanging from scratchpads of subroutines. So if the GC knows about the layout of different Perl structures (including CV), then it gets lexical stuff ...
    Ilya ZakharevichIlya Zakharevich
    Mar 15, 2001 at 7:33 pm
    Mar 19, 2001 at 8:43 pm
  • This is a bug report for perl from perlbug@daveola.com, generated with the help of perlbug 1.26 running under perl 5.00503. ----------------------------------------------------------------- [Please ...
    MadisonMadison
    Mar 10, 2001 at 12:31 am
    Mar 14, 2001 at 4:46 pm
  • Hi. I'm still trying to understand pod and podchecker. podchecker will warn on this: =head1 FOO and =item FOO in the same document. The docs say this is because multiple identical nodes make links to ...
    Michael StevensMichael Stevens
    Mar 4, 2001 at 6:02 pm
    Mar 11, 2001 at 3:29 am
  • http://www.iki.fi/jhi/perl@9359.tgz http://www.hietaniemi.org/jarkko/perl@9359.tgz ftp://ftp.funet.fi/pub/languages/perl/snap/perl@9359.tgz Quite a slew of changes: Nick sweating at the PerlIO forge, ...
    Jarkko HietaniemiJarkko Hietaniemi
    Mar 26, 2001 at 2:26 am
    Apr 2, 2001 at 9:05 pm
  • References: http://groups.google.com/groups?hl=en&lr=&safe=off&ic=1&th=b7b61af2849ab0b9&seekd=987889426#987889426 (Searching DejaNews with "FreeBSD Perl compile error") #From: Benjamin Krueger ...
    Steffen BeyerSteffen Beyer
    Mar 19, 2001 at 2:12 pm
    Mar 30, 2001 at 9:16 am
  • Following: print 'foo'=~/(.*)/ && $1, 'bar'=~/(.*)/ && $1, "\n"; print 'foo'=~/(.*)/ && "$1", 'bar'=~/(.*)/ && "$1", "\n"; results in: barbar foobar which was unexpected to me. While there may be ...
    Konovalov, VadimKonovalov, Vadim
    Mar 12, 2001 at 11:01 am
    Mar 20, 2001 at 2:12 pm
  • This is a bug report for perl from nick@talking.bollo.cx, generated with the help of perlbug 1.33 running under perl v5.7.0. ----------------------------------------------------------------- [Please ...
    NickNick
    Mar 3, 2001 at 10:09 pm
    Apr 28, 2001 at 7:34 pm
  • In Perl 5.005_03, I am trying to read a file that is generated by a C program that is packing all data in network byte order, including doubles. All data being generated and read resides on the same ...
    McgrattmMcgrattm
    Mar 26, 2001 at 9:20 pm
    Mar 30, 2001 at 7:05 am
  • (The following has been posted to comp.lang.perl.modules and comp.lang.perl.misc; I was contacted earlier today by Jarkko, who suggested that I post it here as well. I'll be posting a set of patches ...
    Colin McMillenColin McMillen
    Mar 21, 2001 at 9:12 pm
    Mar 25, 2001 at 10:29 pm
  • This is a build failure report for perl from andreas@mrs.ch, generated with the help of perlbug 1.33 running under perl v5.7.0. ----------------------------------------------------------------- ...
    Andreas FehrAndreas Fehr
    Mar 26, 2001 at 7:50 am
    Mar 26, 2001 at 11:05 pm
  • Hi Jarkko, When called in a scalar context, the File::Glob::bsd_glob() shipping with 5.6.0 and 5.7.x returns the last file in the list of files that match. This behaviour is neither documented nor ...
    Benjamin SugarsBenjamin Sugars
    Mar 20, 2001 at 3:21 am
    Mar 21, 2001 at 4:01 am
  • This is a bug report for perl from ts@snafu.de, generated with the help of perlbug 1.28 running under perl v5.6.0. ----------------------------------------------------------------- [Please enter your ...
    TsTs
    Mar 9, 2001 at 2:46 pm
    Mar 16, 2001 at 7:00 pm
  • Can someone tell me what this is used for? As usual there doesn't appear to be any documentation... It's important - please shout up if you know. Thanks, Alan Burlison
    Alan BurlisonAlan Burlison
    Mar 5, 2001 at 1:32 am
    Mar 13, 2001 at 11:37 pm
  • This patch implements a possible new debugging option -DR, which displays the refcount of SVs in svPEEK if sv_refcnt 1. eg compare the output of -Ds compared with the output of -DsR for the following ...
    David MitchellDavid Mitchell
    Mar 1, 2001 at 12:48 pm
    Mar 9, 2001 at 2:09 pm
  • Attached are two patches (one of which, I'm sorry to say, I accidentally reversed) which start to sanitize Unicode support on EBCDIC. This slightly affects ASCII users too, but it shouldn't be ...
    Simon CozensSimon Cozens
    Mar 7, 2001 at 5:46 pm
    Mar 9, 2001 at 1:03 am
  • Is there any interest in a regex-related core dump bug in 5.6.0 that is _not_ present in 5.6.1-trial3? I couldn't find a reference to a similar bug explicitly being fixed. Anyway, if there's ...
    Tim ConrowTim Conrow
    Mar 27, 2001 at 10:59 pm
    Mar 30, 2001 at 1:51 pm
  • This was spotted by Tim Jenness. Modules produced by h2xs test for $!{EINVAL} but never include "use Errno", so it always fails. Only a problem in non-English locales, I think. --- utils/h2xs.PL~ Sat ...
    Simon CozensSimon Cozens
    Mar 24, 2001 at 6:21 pm
    Mar 25, 2001 at 11:28 pm
  • The Camel-III says that "use bytes" makes perl5.6+ behave like perl5.005_03 and adding it to legacy byte-processing scripts makes them safe from new character semantics. That isn't what it does right ...
    Nick Ing-SimmonsNick Ing-Simmons
    Mar 12, 2001 at 12:57 pm
    Mar 12, 2001 at 11:16 pm
  • And here it is. Patch is against bleadperl. Cheers, -Ben -- signer: can't create ~/.sig: Is a directory --- t/lib/glob-basic.t.orig Fri Mar 23 12:05:21 2001 +++ t/lib/glob-basic.t Fri Mar 23 12:06:28 ...
    Benjamin SugarsBenjamin Sugars
    Mar 23, 2001 at 5:17 pm
    Mar 27, 2001 at 7:29 pm
  • As many of you know, kill() is unimplemented on MacPerl. So this test does not work from glob-taint.t: # all filenames should be tainted @a = File::Glob::bsd_glob("*"); eval { $a = join("",@a), kill ...
    Chris NandorChris Nandor
    Mar 30, 2001 at 2:28 pm
    Mar 31, 2001 at 6:48 pm
  • use Fcntl ':flock'; open F," lock" or die $!; flock F,LOCK_EX|LOCK_NB or die "lock fail\n"; open STDOUT," &F" or die $!; print sleep 1 for 1..10; print "\n"; If you run two instances of this program ...
    Mark-Jason DominusMark-Jason Dominus
    Mar 28, 2001 at 8:31 am
    Mar 28, 2001 at 7:23 pm
  • This patch does not: a) make s///g work (a similar chunk is needed for substcont); b) make split work; c) some additional work may be needed to upgrade-during compile the RExen which do not make ...
    Ilya ZakharevichIlya Zakharevich
    Mar 5, 2001 at 7:44 pm
    Mar 6, 2001 at 8:48 pm
  • Patch after sig. Fixes the bug: () = ($_ = "jeff") =~ /(..)(..)/; $_ = "japh"; print "$1$2"; # japh -- Jeff "japhy" Pinyan japhy@pobox.com http://www.pobox.com/~japhy/ Are you a Monk? ...
    Jeff PinyanJeff Pinyan
    Mar 3, 2001 at 10:14 pm
    Mar 5, 2001 at 3:51 pm
  • Hello. In order to get perl@9473 compilable I was forced to apply a patch that is attached to this mail. The explanation is simple: my $make = shift; my $dep = shift; my $dir = shift; works not as ...
    Vadim KonovalovVadim Konovalov
    Mar 30, 2001 at 9:02 pm
    Apr 3, 2001 at 8:52 am
  • Automated smoke report for patch 9424 O = OK s = Skipped, cause tested in an earlier configuration - = not tested, cause unable to build ? = still running or test results not (yet) available F = ...
    H . Merijn BrandH . Merijn Brand
    Mar 29, 2001 at 8:31 am
    Mar 31, 2001 at 10:06 pm
  • Hi, in my previous mail I forgot to change subj field, (it was initially stolen from someone else's mail). Sorry. I'm resending it again... Best wishes, <!ENTITY Vadim REALLIFE "St.Petersburg, ...
    Vadim KonovalovVadim Konovalov
    Mar 20, 2001 at 10:54 pm
    Mar 29, 2001 at 6:33 am
  • As part of my ongoing typemap work I would like to start providing some utility routines for dealing with typemaps. The cuirrent plan is that this would include (at least) routines for packing and ...
    Tim JennessTim Jenness
    Mar 26, 2001 at 11:02 pm
    Mar 28, 2001 at 7:28 pm
  • This is a bug report for perl from jbodnar@thewall.gocho.net, generated with the help of perlbug 1.28 running under perl v5.6.0. ----------------------------------------------------------------- ...
    Jason BodnarJason Bodnar
    Mar 26, 2001 at 10:50 pm
    Mar 27, 2001 at 6:24 pm
  • I have an idea that I'm going to try to put into my Perl, but I want some 'professional' opinions on it first. The first thing I'd like to do, is make the - operator 'distributive' for all cases of ...
    David M. LloydDavid M. Lloyd
    Mar 16, 2001 at 9:20 pm
    Mar 26, 2001 at 2:19 pm
  • Any IRIX people know what the problem could be here? Thanks. Sarathy gsar@ActiveState.com ------- Forwarded Message Message-Id: <XFMail.20010322093246.backes@rhrk.uni-kl.de Date: Thu, 22 Mar 2001 ...
    Gurusamy SarathyGurusamy Sarathy
    Mar 22, 2001 at 3:12 pm
    Mar 23, 2001 at 1:00 am
  • Oh, how stupid of me. Thanks.
    Mark-Jason DominusMark-Jason Dominus
    Mar 21, 2001 at 10:47 pm
    Mar 22, 2001 at 4:33 pm
  • Hi Jarkko, Here's a patch that lets POSIX::getcwd() actually call getcwd(3) if available, rather than calling `pwd`. This change has proved useful to me when running in an environment where the ...
    Benjamin SugarsBenjamin Sugars
    Mar 19, 2001 at 6:40 pm
    Mar 21, 2001 at 8:15 pm
  • What does the PERL_DL_NONLAZY environment variable mean, why does "make test" use it and why isn't it documented anywhere? I see DynaLoader sets dl_nonlazy and some other XS use that to alter their ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Mar 11, 2001 at 10:59 am
    Mar 15, 2001 at 4:00 am
  • One bit missing: in order to allow MakeMaker to build correct Makefiles, you need to change the order of the arguments in MM_Unix.pm as well. (Unless you have C89_CCMODE set, but we're trying to be ...
    Simon CozensSimon Cozens
    Mar 7, 2001 at 1:59 pm
    Mar 7, 2001 at 10:44 pm
  • Hi Jarkko, This patch is take 2 of implementing Cwd in XS. It replaces the patch I sent last week. This patch resolves most of the issues related to the last patch, so I think it's ready for ...
    Benjamin SugarsBenjamin Sugars
    Mar 29, 2001 at 7:38 pm
    Mar 30, 2001 at 11:21 pm
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