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  • Hi, Please let me know if I should send reports to a different address. I'm sending to P5P (perl5-porters@perl.org) and CC-ing Jarkko and the OSX-perl list. See results below. pudge@pobox.com (Chris ...
    Ken WilliamsKen Williams
    Jun 11, 2001 at 7:08 pm
    Jun 18, 2001 at 10:28 pm
  • I've had by best sucess so far for UTS with the addition of the following C file, and the replacement (see below) of hints/uts.sh. The strtol wrapper may be of some general interest. It is to fix a ...
    Hal MorrisHal Morris
    Jun 2, 2001 at 4:17 pm
    Jun 24, 2001 at 3:12 pm
  • The Intel platform: $ uname -a VMS venus.forte.com V7.2-1 AlphaServer 4100 5/300 2MB Alpha $ cc/ver nl: DEC C V6.0-001 on OpenVMS Alpha V7.2-1 [-.ext.list.util.t]tainted..............FAILED on test 3 ...
    Peter PrymmerPeter Prymmer
    Jun 26, 2001 at 9:29 am
    Jun 28, 2001 at 8:53 pm
  • http://www.iki.fi/jhi/perl@10476.tgz http://www.hietaniemi.org/jarkko/perl@10476.tgz ftp://ftp.funet.fi/pub/languages/perl/snap/perl@10476.tgz http://www.iki.fi/jhi/perl@10476.tbz ...
    Jarkko HietaniemiJarkko Hietaniemi
    Jun 8, 2001 at 2:52 am
    Jun 10, 2001 at 11:54 am
  • http://www.iki.fi/jhi/perl@10611.tgz http://www.hietaniemi.org/jarkko/perl@10611.tgz ftp://ftp.funet.fi/pub/languages/perl/snap/perl@10611.tgz http://www.iki.fi/jhi/perl@10611.tbz ...
    Jarkko HietaniemiJarkko Hietaniemi
    Jun 15, 2001 at 3:42 pm
    Jun 19, 2001 at 4:20 am
  • Automated smoke report for patch 10416 O = OK | HP-UX 11.00 B.11.11.02 2.95.3 for 32-bit confs F = Failure(s), extended report at the bottom | 2.9-hppa-000310 for 64-bit confs ? = still running or ...
    H.M. BrandH.M. Brand
    Jun 6, 2001 at 11:30 am
    Jun 30, 2001 at 7:54 am
  • patch below gets rid of most of the rest of the warnings in ext/ ... Index: globals.c =================================================================== RCS file: ...
    Doug MacEachernDoug MacEachern
    Jun 12, 2001 at 5:19 am
    Jun 15, 2001 at 2:18 pm
  • David Dyck wrote This seems to be a very old bug - perl5.002 has it. Patch for Carp attached. Also mends another obscure bug - you must never localise @DB::args; it discombobulates caller(). And a ...
    Mike GuyMike Guy
    Jun 24, 2001 at 2:28 pm
    Jun 27, 2001 at 7:48 am
  • The recent HvFoo() changes by Abhijit Menon-Sen made HP-UX cc to get moderate indigestion. cc: "hv.c", line 192: warning 524: Cast (non-lvalue) appears on left-hand side of assignment. cc: "hv.c", ...
    Jarkko HietaniemiJarkko Hietaniemi
    Jun 17, 2001 at 9:44 pm
    Jun 19, 2001 at 4:36 pm
  • I was reminded (by Mr X asking for %C :-) that we don't have a nice way to use formatted printing for our objects. For example, it would be nice to able to use, say, %Z, to format both the real and ...
    Jarkko HietaniemiJarkko Hietaniemi
    Jun 21, 2001 at 2:25 pm
    Jun 29, 2001 at 1:20 am
  • As someone who regularly tries to put in the effort to add test cases, I find there is little difference in the effort involved in adding a test case whether or not I have to encode the test number ...
    HugoHugo
    Jun 3, 2001 at 3:40 am
    Jun 7, 2001 at 11:53 am
  • I think it's time we nudge the development model of Perl to be a bit more open by extending the group of people having commit rights to the Perl repository. There are many active perl5-porters that ...
    Jarkko HietaniemiJarkko Hietaniemi
    Jun 8, 2001 at 5:27 pm
    Jun 12, 2001 at 8:00 am
  • Consider Perl_hv_fetch (or much of hv.c), which does: register XPVHV* xhv; ... xhv = (XPVHV*)SvANY(hv); ... use of xhv- xhv_* ... In such cases (purely for reasons of grep friendliness), why not use ...
    Abhijit Menon-SenAbhijit Menon-Sen
    Jun 16, 2001 at 3:05 pm
    Jun 18, 2001 at 8:59 am
  • Using MakeMaker, "make test" does this: PERL_DL_NONLAZY=1 /usr/local/bin/perl -Iblib/arch -Iblib/lib -I/usr/lib/perl/5.6.1 -I/usr/share/perl/5.6.1 -e 'use Test::Harness qw(&runtests $verbose); ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Jun 30, 2001 at 4:25 am
    Jul 2, 2001 at 9:06 pm
  • It is mostly Mac OS compatability rewrite, but it also has some additional fixes uncovered during extra testing (note the more comprehensive test suite). I really want extra eyeballs to look this ...
    Chris NandorChris Nandor
    Jun 12, 2001 at 1:20 am
    Jun 19, 2001 at 7:01 am
  • http://www.iki.fi/jhi/perl@10967.tgz http://www.hietaniemi.org/jarkko/perl@10967.tgz ftp://ftp.funet.fi/pub/languages/perl/snap/perl@10967.tgz http://www.iki.fi/jhi/perl@10967.tbz ...
    Jarkko HietaniemiJarkko Hietaniemi
    Jun 26, 2001 at 3:45 pm
    Jun 29, 2001 at 2:07 pm
  • We've silenced a good chunk of the warnings, but new ones appear to have been added in just the last few days worth of patches. To prevent a two steps forward, one step back situation, could we turn ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Jun 1, 2001 at 10:39 am
    Jun 11, 2001 at 4:54 pm
  • There's some misunderstanding here. pad_addlex() sets SvFAKE() on the *namesv*, which is not the same thing as $spot. It is the compile-time "object" that tracks the properties of the $spot "class" ...
    Gurusamy SarathyGurusamy Sarathy
    Jun 1, 2001 at 4:04 pm
    Jun 4, 2001 at 5:43 pm
  • Here are my latest test results, to which I'll add the following comments: * GOOD NEWS: Problems with ext/Cwd/Cwd, ext/Filter/t/call, and lib/FindBin have stopped occurring. * SLIGHTLY BAD NEWS: I ...
    Hal MorrisHal Morris
    Jun 22, 2001 at 5:33 pm
    Jul 2, 2001 at 11:21 pm
  • hints/darwin.sh sets some defaults prefixes, but doesn't check whether the -Dprefix argument was given to Configure. There are other arguments that could be given that this patch doesn't cover, but ...
    Marcel GrunauerMarcel Grunauer
    Jun 20, 2001 at 8:38 pm
    Jun 22, 2001 at 5:25 pm
  • The full version is 65k! Shall I put it net-available on my home page, or just wait for a new report tomorrow, cause you guys know that everything was expected to go wrong. Automated smoke report for ...
    H . Merijn BrandH . Merijn Brand
    Jun 21, 2001 at 2:16 pm
    Jun 22, 2001 at 2:57 am
  • I've been having this problem since I first got perl5.6.1 to compile. Namely, some regular expressions cause an unjustified warning message when -w is used. E.g.: ./perl -w -e '$_ = "xyz"; /(?:X+)?/' ...
    Hal MorrisHal Morris
    Jun 20, 2001 at 12:39 am
    Jun 22, 2001 at 1:22 am
  • This is a bit lame compared to all the slick stuff going on in t/TEST now, but until we get around to porting that, this has us up and running again. We now manage to find and run 383 tests, as ...
    Craig A. BerryCraig A. Berry
    Jun 19, 2001 at 11:52 pm
    Jun 21, 2001 at 9:58 pm
  • bleadperl won't build with -Duse64bitint on x86 FreeBSD. with normal 32 bit ints it's 100% fine. Does anyone have any insight into what the problem might be: (gdb) run -w -Ilib -MExporter -e '<? ' ...
    Nicholas ClarkNicholas Clark
    Jun 17, 2001 at 5:01 pm
    Jun 21, 2001 at 7:29 pm
  • This is a build failure report for perl from spider@orb.nashua.nh.us, generated with the help of perlbug 1.33 running under perl v5.7.1. ...
    Spider BoardmanSpider Boardman
    Jun 19, 2001 at 7:33 pm
    Jun 20, 2001 at 1:40 pm
  • This is a bug report for perl from reichert@numachi.com, generated with the help of perlbug 1.26 running under perl 5.00503. ----------------------------------------------------------------- [Please ...
    ReichertReichert
    Jun 9, 2001 at 8:13 pm
    Jun 12, 2001 at 7:49 pm
  • I have a tentantive Configure patch that cures this and introduces d_bcopyproto. Robin --- Configure.orig Mon Jun 4 16:29:59 2001 +++ Configure @@ -11173,6 +11173,29 @@ set i_memory eval $setvar +: ...
    Robin BarkerRobin Barker
    Jun 6, 2001 at 11:22 am
    Jun 8, 2001 at 10:13 pm
  • optcode.pl is the only part of the perl kit now "interfering" with the source tree. With this gone ./Configure and make do not do anything down a symlink tree that affects the original source tree. ...
    Nicholas ClarkNicholas Clark
    Jun 13, 2001 at 8:20 pm
    Jun 15, 2001 at 4:52 pm
  • This is a bug report for perl from fish@iface.co.uk, generated with the help of perlbug 1.26 running under perl 5.00503. ----------------------------------------------------------------- [Please ...
    RootRoot
    Jun 12, 2001 at 9:12 am
    Jul 25, 2001 at 1:54 am
  • The version number of ExtUtils::Manifest in 5.6.1 is 1.33, bleadperl's is the same despite changes. This kicks the number up a notch. --- lib/ExtUtils/Manifest.pm 2001/06/28 17:12:03 +++ ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Jun 28, 2001 at 5:13 pm
    Jul 2, 2001 at 6:00 pm
  • This is a build failure report for perl from JPeacock@rowman.com, generated with the help of perlbug 1.33 running under perl v5.7.1. ----------------------------------------------------------------- ...
    John PeacockJohn Peacock
    Jun 22, 2001 at 4:49 pm
    Jun 23, 2001 at 12:50 pm
  • #!perl5.7.1 use warnings; open(A, " ", undef) or die $!; print A "A\n"; close A; open(A, "<", undef) or die $!; print <A ; close A; __END__ Ran that on perl-current. No warnings, no deaths, no data ...
    Richard SoderbergRichard Soderberg
    Jun 21, 2001 at 2:11 pm
    Jun 22, 2001 at 8:48 am
  • gv.c:Perl_gv_fetchmeth() says (line #198 in perl@10439): if (!HvNAME(stash)) Perl_croak(aTHX_ "Can't use anonymous symbol table for method lookup"); I can't see offhand how such a symbol table is ...
    Abhijit Menon-SenAbhijit Menon-Sen
    Jun 6, 2001 at 3:14 am
    Jun 18, 2001 at 1:04 pm
  • Hi everyone Here is my first piece of perl source code hacking. As predicted, it was trivial, requiring modifications to only nine files in the 5.7.1 source: opcode.pl hv.c pp.c toke.c intrpvar.h ...
    David L. NicolDavid L. Nicol
    Jun 9, 2001 at 4:40 am
    Jun 11, 2001 at 5:13 pm
  • In a new Java regex package, there is support for internal regex negation: [\w'\-[^\d]] matches: any word character, apostrophe, or hyphen, EXCEPT digits. This is useful, for matching word characters ...
    Jeff 'japhy' PinyanJeff 'japhy' Pinyan
    Jun 9, 2001 at 3:28 pm
    Jun 11, 2001 at 4:06 am
  • Is there some reason these are not handled by tr///? I wouldn't mind taking a crack at it, if it's not offensive. -- Jeff "japhy" Pinyan japhy@pobox.com http://www.pobox.com/~japhy/ Are you a Monk? ...
    Jeff PinyanJeff Pinyan
    Jun 1, 2001 at 5:38 pm
    Jun 1, 2001 at 6:16 pm
  • This is a bug report for perl from jfriedl@yahoo.com, generated with the help of perlbug 1.33 running under perl v5.7.1. ----------------------------------------------------------------- [Please ...
    Jeffrey FriedlJeffrey Friedl
    Jun 26, 2001 at 8:18 pm
    Jul 29, 2001 at 5:59 pm
  • This helped the build on the VAX for modules that needed to scan ahead for floating point number (like $VERSION???), quite platform specific, but the damage appear to be limited to older compilers on ...
    Peter PrymmerPeter Prymmer
    Jun 28, 2001 at 2:25 am
    Jun 28, 2001 at 11:17 pm
  • Ah, but has it ever been tested? Here's what I get run by itself: $ perl [-.lib.memoize.t]tie.t 1..4 no such device or address at [-.lib.memoize.t]tie.t line 44. %RMS-F-DEV, error in device name or ...
    Craig A. BerryCraig A. Berry
    Jun 26, 2001 at 2:09 pm
    Jun 26, 2001 at 6:26 pm
  • OK, I've recently looked at this again and can't figure out what is going on. Again, the problem: Nick said: I can't find any evidence of this. If someone can help figure this out (Nick? anyone?) I'd ...
    Chris NandorChris Nandor
    Jun 6, 2001 at 12:54 am
    Jun 13, 2001 at 9:15 pm
  • Greetings, With the compiler: Compaq C V6.2-008 on OpenVMS Alpha V7.1 I found the following trouble trying to compile util.c from the perl@10538 kit: ------------------ CC/DECC/NOANSI_ALIAS ...
    Peter PrymmerPeter Prymmer
    Jun 13, 2001 at 2:45 am
    Jun 13, 2001 at 5:30 pm
  • Revert. Blast. Grrrrrrrrr. Also allowing hinting would mak etesting a *lot* easier: --- hints/aix.sh Thu Jun 28 21:52:31 2001 +++ hints/aix.sh Fri Jun 29 14:57:52 2001 @@ -53,13 +53,21 @@ # AIX 4.3.* ...
    H . Merijn BrandH . Merijn Brand
    Jun 29, 2001 at 1:02 pm
    Jul 2, 2001 at 7:19 pm
  • This is a build failure report for perl from andreas@mrs.ch, generated with the help of perlbug 1.33 running under perl v5.7.1. ----------------------------------------------------------------- ...
    Andreas FehrAndreas Fehr
    Jun 26, 2001 at 7:27 am
    Jun 30, 2001 at 7:28 pm
  • platform: % uname -a HP-UX vince B.11.00 A 9000/800 269065391 two-user license During `make test` I saw a single "failure": lib/ExtUtils.......................FAILED at test 28 Failed 1 test script ...
    Peter PrymmerPeter Prymmer
    Jun 29, 2001 at 12:35 am
    Jun 30, 2001 at 5:11 pm
  • Where should one stash away the seed for rand when using rand_r, a new global? Should we reset the seed when a new thread is created, or should the two threads have identical sequence of random ...
    Artur BergmanArtur Bergman
    Jun 23, 2001 at 1:52 pm
    Jun 29, 2001 at 12:46 am
  • I am afraid that the introducton of new bugs is beginning to outstrip my ability to work around the old ones. Here, e.g. is what happens in the build of perl@10996 with: $ cc/ver nl: DEC C V6.0-001 ...
    Peter PrymmerPeter Prymmer
    Jun 28, 2001 at 12:33 am
    Jun 28, 2001 at 5:39 pm
  • Anyone interested in the truckload of new warnings generated with gcc-3.0 (forced to 32bit mode) on HP-UX 11.00 (native 64bit)? After next patch (which is probably already posted by someone else): ...
    H . Merijn BrandH . Merijn Brand
    Jun 27, 2001 at 12:31 pm
    Jun 27, 2001 at 5:16 pm
  • http://www.iki.fi/jhi/perl@10825.tgz http://www.hietaniemi.org/jarkko/perl@10825.tgz ftp://ftp.funet.fi/pub/languages/perl/snap/perl@10825.tgz http://www.iki.fi/jhi/perl@10825.tbz ...
    Jarkko HietaniemiJarkko Hietaniemi
    Jun 22, 2001 at 2:20 pm
    Jun 23, 2001 at 1:57 pm
  • I added code to ignore SIGFPE, and op/sprintf.t and lib/Math/BigInt/t/bigintpm.t ceased to just coredump, so I have these new results: ===================== op/sprintf ==================== not ok 8 ...
    Hal MorrisHal Morris
    Jun 22, 2001 at 2:15 am
    Jun 22, 2001 at 8:52 pm
  • This is a bug report for perl from heikki@ebi.ac.uk, generated with the help of perlbug 1.28 running under perl v5.6.0. ----------------------------------------------------------------- [Please enter ...
    Heikki LehvaslaihoHeikki Lehvaslaiho
    Jun 18, 2001 at 1:31 pm
    Jun 20, 2001 at 1:05 pm
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