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  • # New Ticket Created by Tassilo v. Parseval # Please include the string: [perl #24652] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Tassilo v.Parseval (via RT)Tassilo v.Parseval (via RT)
    Dec 13, 2003 at 5:25 am
    Dec 22, 2003 at 9:19 am
  • No. Actually, the return value of scalar(%tied) should be better something like "23/-1" if 23 == keys %tied. This -1 is not 0, but conveys "meaningless" better than the format "23/23" I proposed ...
    Ilya ZakharevichIlya Zakharevich
    Dec 3, 2003 at 7:24 am
    Dec 8, 2003 at 6:59 am
  • Hi, when looking at the things that can be done with tied scalars, hashes, arrays and filehandles, I find it a little limiting that one can only define a STORE and FETCH method for scalars. The ...
    Tassilo von ParsevalTassilo von Parseval
    Dec 4, 2003 at 10:03 am
    Dec 16, 2003 at 2:03 am
  • # New Ticket Created by Hans Ginzel # Please include the string: [perl #24671] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Hans GinzelHans Ginzel
    Dec 17, 2003 at 1:30 pm
    Jan 2, 2004 at 12:07 am
  • Tk804.025_beta6 under blead was failing because it had ... sv *nsv = newSVpv(...); he = hv_fetch_ent(encodings,nsv,0,0); if (!he || !HeVAL(he)) { ... he = hv_store_ent(encodings,nsv,newSVsv(sv),0); } ...
    Nick Ing-SimmonsNick Ing-Simmons
    Dec 1, 2003 at 7:25 pm
    Dec 3, 2003 at 1:22 pm
  • Hi. I was just playing with Gtk2 binding for perl with a direct tie to a DB (well, was MLDBM) file and found some problems. I am attaching a perl script in UTF8 which does not work, and I think it ...
    Alberto Manuel Brandão SimõesAlberto Manuel Brandão Simões
    Dec 3, 2003 at 8:56 pm
    Dec 10, 2003 at 11:42 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by Dominique Quatravaux # Please include the string: [perl #24674] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Dominique QuatravauxDominique Quatravaux
    Dec 17, 2003 at 1:30 pm
    Jan 5, 2004 at 11:53 pm
  • I'm a bit confused because I'm not quite sure if this could be a bug in GCC. I tried building bleadperl with a recent gcc-3.4 snapshot (20031217) using ./Configure -des -Dusedevel -Duse64bitint ...
    Marcus Holland-MoritzMarcus Holland-Moritz
    Dec 25, 2003 at 3:56 am
    Jan 1, 2004 at 4:32 am
  • Dear perl gurus, Sent a message on 18 Nov, see e.g. http://www.mail-archive.com/perl5-porters@perl.org/msg71953.html with a proposed patch to perl.c to avoid various security bugs in suidperl, making ...
    Paul SzaboPaul Szabo
    Dec 8, 2003 at 11:18 pm
    Feb 29, 2004 at 10:24 pm
  • The patch below apparently fixes the problems with sv_rvweaken and ithreads. The idea of "backreferences" is bogus in the first place: there are probably still a lot of problems with it. I'm not sure ...
    Enache AdrianEnache Adrian
    Dec 18, 2003 at 8:58 pm
    Jan 20, 2004 at 9:36 pm
  • i have gotten several reports that my new file::slurp module is failing on osx. i finally got perl 5.8.2 installed under 10.2.8 and i think i found a bug in perl. my module uses sysread and the ...
    Uri GuttmanUri Guttman
    Dec 17, 2003 at 5:48 am
    Jan 5, 2004 at 12:11 pm
  • I've been working on Example::CLONE to have a fully working demo implementation of the CLONE function, to show when this function is needed, how to write a possess method, tests, etc. Eventually it ...
    Stas BekmanStas Bekman
    Dec 3, 2003 at 9:23 am
    Dec 31, 2003 at 5:48 am
  • We've just switched to a C99-compliant compiler and added the stuff for UNIX03 branding, and I'm getting compilation problems with 5.8.2, as the compiler is considerably stricter than the old ...
    Alan BurlisonAlan Burlison
    Dec 12, 2003 at 11:05 pm
    Dec 15, 2003 at 12:56 am
  • -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Moin, I shuffled around some code and now BigInt requires part of itself when neccessary. The code to do this looks like this: require $EMU_LIB unless $EMU_LOADED; ...
    TelsTels
    Dec 22, 2003 at 7:31 pm
    Dec 31, 2003 at 11:43 am
  • I bet it got upgraded in blead. I've mailed Gisle multiple times, but he still did not disable the u32align test for HP-UX 10.20, causing it to hang (the test program) indefinitely -- H.Merijn Brand ...
    H.Merijn BrandH.Merijn Brand
    Dec 4, 2003 at 3:58 pm
    Dec 6, 2003 at 12:55 pm
  • -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Moin, I appreciate that there are now more regular (and often) releases of Perl. Meaning if you miss one boat, there is the next already on the horizon. However, ...
    TelsTels
    Dec 24, 2003 at 10:37 am
    Jan 5, 2004 at 10:51 am
  • This message is about FreezeThaw misbehaving when frozen data goes through pipes on RH9 with 5.8.0. I asked to dump the characters in the strings on both sides of the pipe: So strings contain ...
    Ilya ZakharevichIlya Zakharevich
    Dec 9, 2003 at 11:10 pm
    Dec 13, 2003 at 9:02 pm
  • Only 31 patching days until Christmas^W 5.8.3 Maint snapshot now available. As usual the bz2 is smaller: http://www.ccl4.org/~nick/P/perl-21830.tar.bz2 http://www.ccl4.org/~nick/P/perl-21830.tar.gz ...
    Nicholas ClarkNicholas Clark
    Dec 1, 2003 at 12:00 am
    Dec 5, 2003 at 8:42 am
  • # New Ticket Created by jdhedden@1979.usna.com # Please include the string: [perl #24699] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    jdhedden@1979.usna.com (via RT)jdhedden@1979.usna.com (via RT)
    Dec 20, 2003 at 4:15 am
    Oct 22, 2012 at 10:41 am
  • I think some recent changes post-5.8.2 have caused a dramatic slowdown in concat operations in perl. See for yourself: % perl-5.8.2 /tmp/append Rate append concat append 33333/s -- -7% concat 35714/s ...
    Stas BekmanStas Bekman
    Dec 11, 2003 at 12:31 am
    Dec 31, 2003 at 6:23 pm
  • I've been comparing a 'stock' perl install with the one I'm integrating into Solaris, and I notice that lib/pod/a2p.pod isn't installed into the stock version. Is it just me, or is this replicated ...
    Alan BurlisonAlan Burlison
    Dec 1, 2003 at 12:41 am
    Dec 4, 2003 at 1:12 pm
  • With bleadperl : $ ./perl -Ilib -MTie::SubstrHash -e 'tie%h,"Tie::SubstrHash";$x=%h' Can't provide tied hash usage; use keys(%hash) to test if empty at -e line 1. This fatal error was added because ...
    Rafael Garcia-SuarezRafael Garcia-Suarez
    Dec 3, 2003 at 1:21 am
    Dec 4, 2003 at 7:51 am
  • This test currently looks like so: if ($^O eq 'ultrix') { # Ultrix enters looong nirvana over this. print "ok 47\n"; } else { $a = ...
    Craig A. BerryCraig A. Berry
    Dec 22, 2003 at 12:12 am
    Dec 31, 2003 at 11:54 am
  • SDBM_File isn't happy in bleadperl on AIX 5.2 : it fails to build. Here are the logs, before I investigate further... (same error with maint-5.8 BTW) Making SDBM_File (dynamic) Writing Makefile for ...
    Rafael Garcia-SuarezRafael Garcia-Suarez
    Dec 15, 2003 at 5:23 pm
    Dec 26, 2003 at 9:16 am
  • Here's a first draft of perldelta for 5.8.3 Tomorrow I hope to look into Abigail's suggestion of naming this file perl583delta.pod (which would mean cloning perldelta.pod from it) but until then it's ...
    Nicholas ClarkNicholas Clark
    Dec 30, 2003 at 12:45 am
    Jan 1, 2004 at 10:00 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by perl-5.8.0@ton.iguana.be # Please include the string: [perl #24704] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    perl-5.8.0@ton.iguana.be (via RT)perl-5.8.0@ton.iguana.be (via RT)
    Dec 20, 2003 at 4:17 am
    Dec 22, 2003 at 7:51 am
  • Hello all, Good news, I have gathered enough information about being a pumpkin to release the first snapshot of what will become 5.005_04. Note: 5.8.2 is latest, 5.6.2 is stable, 5.005_03 is old. ...
    Leon BrocardLeon Brocard
    Dec 5, 2003 at 5:06 pm
    Dec 16, 2003 at 4:26 pm
  • I've just spent 2 hours hunting down a threading problem and ended up in the exact same corner again. I then checked both perl-latest and perl-5.8.x, and neither seem to include your patch. Any ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    Dec 31, 2003 at 12:57 am
    Jan 23, 2004 at 10:50 pm
  • Automated smoke report for 5.8.2 patch 21930 on MSWin32 - 5.1 Service Pack 1 (x86/1 cpu) (TANGAROA) using cl version 12.00.8804 Report by Test::Smoke v1.18.10 (perl 5.8.2) [2 hours 29 minutes] O = OK ...
    Steve HaySteve Hay
    Dec 20, 2003 at 10:27 pm
    Dec 24, 2003 at 9:24 am
  • The code is absolutely broken. Since the only reason "why" I can imagine is that catpath() is not available with older versions, I put the fix inside eval{}. Enjoy, Ilya --- ...
    Ilya ZakharevichIlya Zakharevich
    Dec 18, 2003 at 8:24 pm
    Dec 20, 2003 at 4:28 am
  • Very well ... Using 5.8.2, on AIX 5.1 with IBM's C Compiler 6.0, THIS version of perl has trouble in the test with 'blib' rather than findbin (which works fine). The error is as follows when running ...
    Harvey, Bruce T.Harvey, Bruce T.
    Dec 18, 2003 at 6:48 pm
    Dec 19, 2003 at 1:32 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by Jonathan Barber # Please include the string: [perl #24686] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Jonathan BarberJonathan Barber
    Dec 18, 2003 at 1:17 am
    Dec 18, 2003 at 11:43 pm
  • The documentation in Time::Local creates the impression that, given any *local* time as Y,M,D,h,m,s it can (re-)create the time() value delivering these 6 vales when passed to localtime(). While this ...
    LAUN WolfgangLAUN Wolfgang
    Dec 10, 2003 at 5:11 pm
    Dec 12, 2003 at 5:20 pm
  • It is probably because he hasn't entered a valid email address for himself. % p4 users | grep adi adi (adi) accessed 2003/12/11 ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Enache: Please run "p4 user" and change it to a ...
    Gurusamy SarathyGurusamy Sarathy
    Dec 12, 2003 at 12:25 am
    Dec 12, 2003 at 10:02 am
  • # New Ticket Created by arjen.bax@freeler.nl # Please include the string: [perl #24582] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    arjen.bax@freeler.nl (via RT)arjen.bax@freeler.nl (via RT)
    Dec 3, 2003 at 3:43 am
    Jun 19, 2013 at 11:50 pm
  • Automated smoke report for 5.8.2 patch 21979 on MSWin32 - 5.1 Service Pack 1 (x86/1 cpu) (TANGAROA) using cl version 12.00.8804 Report by Test::Smoke v1.18.10 (perl 5.8.2) [2 hours 39 minutes] O = OK ...
    Steve HaySteve Hay
    Dec 27, 2003 at 10:37 pm
    Dec 29, 2003 at 11:11 am
  • Mine is DEBUGGING May be this will help: My blead is #21917 My perl -V: perl-blead-ithread -V Summary of my perl5 (revision 5.0 version 9 subversion 0 patch 21917) configuration: Platform: ...
    Stas BekmanStas Bekman
    Dec 18, 2003 at 10:00 pm
    Dec 20, 2003 at 12:49 am
  • 't was 16 years ago today Larry taught us a new game of lazyness, impatience, and hubris Happy birthday, Perl! -- Johan
    Johan VromansJohan Vromans
    Dec 18, 2003 at 8:12 am
    Dec 18, 2003 at 6:32 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by Gisle Aas # Please include the string: [perl #24646] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Gisle AasGisle Aas
    Dec 12, 2003 at 1:49 pm
    Dec 16, 2003 at 9:19 am
  • Any reason why ppport.h doesn't include dAX? (which was added in 5.8.x) Would something like this be sufficient: #ifndef dAX #define dAX I32 ax = MARK - PL_stack_base + 1 #endif Stas Bekman JAm_pH ...
    Stas BekmanStas Bekman
    Dec 11, 2003 at 1:26 am
    Dec 15, 2003 at 8:19 am
  • I've had a couple of requests in the last couple of weeks to make DB_File conform to what the man page says that "delete" should do, namely "Returns each element so deleted or the undefined value if ...
    Paul MarquessPaul Marquess
    Dec 10, 2003 at 6:34 pm
    Dec 11, 2003 at 9:31 am
  • I'm not sure what the author of this code was thinking: if (eval{tell STDOUT}) { print STDOUT $mess; } else { print STDOUT "Content-type: text/html\n\n"; print STDOUT $mess; } but it definitely ...
    Randal L. SchwartzRandal L. Schwartz
    Dec 3, 2003 at 8:49 pm
    Dec 4, 2003 at 9:04 am
  • There's a rather nasty bug in perlio with some japanese files I'm trying to read. They are decoded from spams. When trying to read the files, perl hangs while doing <$fh . I suspect they are corrupt ...
    Matt SergeantMatt Sergeant
    Dec 8, 2003 at 10:16 pm
    Feb 8, 2004 at 6:28 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by Stas Bekman # Please include the string: [perl #24641] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Stas BekmanStas Bekman
    Dec 12, 2003 at 1:49 pm
    Dec 31, 2003 at 4:55 am
  • With maintperl@22000 using Compaq C V6.5-001 on OpenVMS Alpha V7.3-1, I see the following failures (with bug tracking info included where available): lib/ExtUtils/t/Constant..............FAILED at ...
    Craig A. BerryCraig A. Berry
    Dec 30, 2003 at 7:49 pm
    Dec 30, 2003 at 9:34 pm
  • No, it's just that I lack the neccessary Perl internal-fu to trace it down, too. I can, however, reduce it to this minimal test case under PAR 0.76_99: pp -e "use utf8; /\x{100}/i;" It contains only ...
    Autrijus TangAutrijus Tang
    Dec 29, 2003 at 3:05 pm
    Dec 30, 2003 at 2:44 pm
  • Cwd 2.08 2.12 K/KW/KWILLIAMS/Cwd-2.12.tar.gz Digest 1.03 1.05 G/GA/GAAS/Digest-1.05.tar.gz File::Spec 0.86 0.87 K/KW/KWILLIAMS/File-Spec-0.87.tar.gz Filter::Simple 0.78 0.79 ...
    Randal L. SchwartzRandal L. Schwartz
    Dec 27, 2003 at 6:51 pm
    Dec 27, 2003 at 7:55 pm
  • I've spent a long time trying to find a bad memory leak in Apache::VMonitor. Finally I was successful at it. The memory leak is in Perl regex s///. It was introduced in 5.8.1 and exists in ...
    Stas BekmanStas Bekman
    Dec 16, 2003 at 5:45 am
    Dec 18, 2003 at 8:22 pm
  • I've noticed recently when building Perl itself or CPAN modules with XS code that whenever I run "nmake test" and "nmake install", any C extension components get relinked. This didn't use to happen. ...
    Steve HaySteve Hay
    Dec 15, 2003 at 9:57 am
    Dec 16, 2003 at 11:06 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by Tels # Please include the string: [perl #24622] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    TelsTels
    Dec 9, 2003 at 6:16 am
    Dec 13, 2003 at 12:58 pm
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