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  • # New Ticket Created by yves orton # Please include the string: [perl #37292] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Yves ortonYves orton
    Sep 27, 2005 at 2:27 pm
    Sep 29, 2005 at 7:03 pm
  • I am getting an internal compiler error when compiling perl-5.8.7 on AIX 5.3. It seems to believe that there are a whole bunch of constants and overrunning some internal table. Any ideas as to why? ...
    Alan OlsenAlan Olsen
    Sep 20, 2005 at 8:04 pm
    Sep 29, 2005 at 1:59 pm
  • The distribution contains a shell script mv-if-diff, which does what it says. The Makefile uses it to avoid touching the timestamps on automatically generated files, if they've not actually changed. ...
    Nicholas ClarkNicholas Clark
    Sep 24, 2005 at 3:31 pm
    Sep 27, 2005 at 8:59 am
  • I have three free passes and six discount (65% off) passes for EuroOSCON. I couldn't think of a fairer way to hand them out than to let you decide. Nominate people on this list, come to consensus in ...
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Sep 27, 2005 at 9:29 pm
    Oct 6, 2005 at 8:05 pm
  • Thanks to Steve Hay for pointing out the new ${^CHILD_ERROR_NATIVE}. I had to modify mpeixish.h to include <sys/wait.h , but now CHILD_ERROR_NATIVE works on MPE. However, it does introduce a couple ...
    Ken HirschKen Hirsch
    Sep 28, 2005 at 9:38 pm
    Oct 12, 2005 at 9:15 pm
  • On Wed, 31 Aug 2005 19:53:37 +0530, Sastry wrote This "EBCDIC-specific" problem is based on how to treat with code values including Unicode (\x{12c}-\x{130} is surely Unicode) on EBCDIC platform. ...
    SADAHIRO TomoyukiSADAHIRO Tomoyuki
    Sep 11, 2005 at 3:06 am
    Sep 30, 2005 at 8:44 am
  • I noticed that File::Spec::Win32- path does not work the same as the internal utility function we usually use. This is a patch that makes it work the same. - "." is always searched first on Windows - ...
    Gisle AasGisle Aas
    Sep 17, 2005 at 7:13 am
    Sep 28, 2005 at 6:34 pm
  • In sub makefile in module MM_UNIX.PM, the command "false" is being added to the DESCRIP.MMS as part of the MAKE_FRAG text block. As there is no "false" command on VMS, this is causing rerunning a ...
    John E. MalmbergJohn E. Malmberg
    Sep 19, 2005 at 3:52 am
    Sep 20, 2005 at 10:03 pm
  • Dear Perl internals experts, I am new to this list and to Perl internals, so please keep this in mind. Solaris (*) has a dynamic instrumentation tool called DTrace. It allows to *dynamically* ...
    Alexander KolbasovAlexander Kolbasov
    Sep 13, 2005 at 7:04 am
    Sep 28, 2005 at 1:43 pm
  • Merijn notices this line in 5.8.x in S_new_logop if ((type == OP_AND) == (SvTRUE(((SVOP*)first)- op_sv))) { It's wonky. It seems to be wrong. But it's been that way since 5.8.0 started. The ...
    Nicholas ClarkNicholas Clark
    Sep 19, 2005 at 10:31 pm
    Oct 3, 2005 at 8:20 am
  • This patch is needed for the lib/ExtUtils/ParseXS.t/basic.t test to pass on VMS. In lib/ExtUtils/CBuilder/Platform/VMS.pm, VMS needs to have a pre-link file generated. In ...
    John E. MalmbergJohn E. Malmberg
    Sep 7, 2005 at 11:59 pm
    Sep 20, 2005 at 12:48 am
  • I finally got a download of 2.00_03, and I have locally patched vms.c to fix the fstat()/Perl_cando() issue. So here are the results. I probably will not have time to investigate the failure tonight ...
    John E. MalmbergJohn E. Malmberg
    Sep 13, 2005 at 4:19 am
    Sep 18, 2005 at 3:38 am
  • # New Ticket Created by "Davies, Alex" # Please include the string: [perl #37231] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Davies, AlexDavies, Alex
    Sep 22, 2005 at 11:34 am
    Jun 7, 2006 at 6:46 pm
  • VMS has a number of features that vary with the version of VMS, and also features that can be enabled. Perl scripts running on VMS may need to know what features are enabled, or to enable the ...
    John E. MalmbergJohn E. Malmberg
    Sep 22, 2005 at 4:53 am
    Sep 27, 2005 at 9:03 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by smueller@cpan.org # Please include the string: [perl #37117] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Smueller @ cpan . orgSmueller @ cpan . org
    Sep 9, 2005 at 7:18 am
    Sep 14, 2005 at 6:45 pm
  • Porters, Following on from Steve Peters' id est is i.e. peeve: http://www.mail-archive.com/perl5-porters@perl.org/msg89902.html I was struck by one of my own: exempli gratia being abbreviated to eg ...
    David LandgrenDavid Landgren
    Sep 7, 2005 at 4:14 pm
    Sep 13, 2005 at 5:58 pm
  • Ok, I installed ZLIB 2.0 into my blead 25366 tree and ran all the tests that I found resulting in the following: lib/IO/Zlib/t/basic.t 15 of 15 ok. lib/IO/Zlib/t/external.t 1..0 # Skip: no ...
    John E. MalmbergJohn E. Malmberg
    Sep 11, 2005 at 10:32 pm
    Sep 13, 2005 at 4:22 am
  • # New Ticket Created by Brian Candler # Please include the string: [perl #37230] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Brian CandlerBrian Candler
    Sep 22, 2005 at 9:32 am
    Nov 20, 2006 at 2:28 pm
  • Hello, Just uploaded XSLoader 0.04 on thz CPAN. Attached is the corresponding patch for bleadperl. Changes: 0.04 - 2005.09.25 - [CODE] use strict; - [TESTS] Rewrote t/XSLoader.t - [DOC] Updated ...
    Sébastien Aperghis-TramoniSébastien Aperghis-Tramoni
    Sep 26, 2005 at 7:49 am
    Sep 27, 2005 at 10:56 am
  • t/weak................Weak references are not implemented in the version of perl at t/weak.t line 28 BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at t/weak.t line 33. t/weak................dubious Test returned ...
    Randal L. SchwartzRandal L. Schwartz
    Sep 14, 2005 at 5:07 pm
    Sep 18, 2005 at 8:08 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by Michael G Schwern # Please include the string: [perl #37274] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Sep 26, 2005 at 12:12 am
    Sep 27, 2005 at 10:36 am
  • # New Ticket Created by "Sharma, Rahul" # Please include the string: [perl #37162] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Sharma, RahulSharma, Rahul
    Sep 13, 2005 at 6:56 pm
    Sep 26, 2005 at 1:19 pm
  • The perl 5 runloop is simple: http://public.activestate.com/cgi-bin/perlbrowse?file=run.c&blame=1 It's a tight loop, of about 8 instructions. It's also analogous to the simplest runloop in parrot Leo ...
    Nicholas ClarkNicholas Clark
    Sep 1, 2005 at 2:25 pm
    Sep 6, 2005 at 3:11 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by ludemann@yahoo-inc.com # Please include the string: [perl #37302] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Ludemann @ yahoo-inc . comLudemann @ yahoo-inc . com
    Sep 28, 2005 at 8:46 pm
    Sep 30, 2005 at 1:46 pm
  • I see Nicholas Clark has been hard at work integrating patches into perl5.8.x. Trying a build on cygwin at patch 25494 passes all tests except for op/layers.t, which should be fixed once 24764 is ...
    Yitzchak Scott-ThoennesYitzchak Scott-Thoennes
    Sep 19, 2005 at 7:45 pm
    Sep 30, 2005 at 12:20 am
  • CPAN is showing Nicholas Clark as the maintainer of VMS::Filespec, and the comments are showing Charles Baily as the maintainer. This adds the methods needed for other Core modules to properly ...
    John E. MalmbergJohn E. Malmberg
    Sep 28, 2005 at 4:56 am
    Sep 29, 2005 at 5:18 am
  • $ perl5.8.6 -wle 'BEGIN { *CORE::GLOBAL::require = sub { print "In CORE::GLOBAL.\n"; CORE::require($_[0]) } } require 5' In CORE::GLOBAL. $ bleadperl -wle 'require 5' $ bleadperl -wle 'BEGIN { ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Sep 26, 2005 at 9:39 pm
    Sep 27, 2005 at 8:09 am
  • Automated smoke report for 5.8.7 patch 25589 Mugwump.uk.radan.com: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.40GHz(~3391 MHz) (x86/2 cpu) on MSWin32 - WinXP/.Net SP2 using ? unknown cc version smoketime 2 minutes ...
    Steve HaySteve Hay
    Sep 23, 2005 at 5:32 pm
    Sep 26, 2005 at 9:09 am
  • I think this is a bug in Perl itself that was introduced with 5.8.0 and is still present. It can be cut down to this code: #!perl -wl use Tie::Hash; tie %h, "Tie::StdHash"; $a = 3.55; $_ = $a + 0; ...
    Marcus Holland-MoritzMarcus Holland-Moritz
    Sep 1, 2005 at 8:25 pm
    Dec 4, 2008 at 4:22 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by Garry # Please include the string: [perl #37134] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    GarryGarry
    Sep 11, 2005 at 2:10 am
    Oct 17, 2005 at 12:38 pm
  • Attached is the end of my embed.fnc patches, including the mod to embed.pl that complains if any pointer arguments aren't specified as NN or NULLOK. Now we can ensure that if something shouldn't take ...
    Andy LesterAndy Lester
    Sep 28, 2005 at 5:23 pm
    Oct 3, 2005 at 3:44 pm
  • Michael G Schwern wrote: Would this fit the bill? It is a File::System::Spec. It gives 0 or 1 answers for UNIX and VMS and undef for other platforms until those can be added. The code is vms.c will ...
    John E. MalmbergJohn E. Malmberg
    Sep 30, 2005 at 4:56 am
    Oct 3, 2005 at 3:04 pm
  • I am trying to compile perl5.004_05 under SLES9 SP2 and I am seeing the following message. make: *** No rule to make target `<built-in ', needed by `miniperlmain.o'. Stop. Here is the uname output. ...
    Shaun DarediaShaun Daredia
    Sep 14, 2005 at 4:21 am
    Sep 29, 2005 at 5:34 pm
  • This is with gcc 3.4.3 $ make test `sh cflags "optimize='-g'" miniperlmain.o` miniperlmain.c CCCMD = gcc-3.4.3 -DPERL_CORE -c -DDEBUGGING -fno-strict-aliasing -pipe -Wdeclaration-after-statement ...
    Paul MarquessPaul Marquess
    Sep 17, 2005 at 1:28 pm
    Sep 28, 2005 at 1:56 pm
  • make test_harness succeeds, make test fails. Completely rewritten test attached 1. Move to Test::More and add comments to tests 2. Split the combined ok ()'s to one is (), and one ok () each 3. The ...
    H.Merijn BrandH.Merijn Brand
    Sep 22, 2005 at 8:27 am
    Sep 23, 2005 at 4:24 pm
  • Maint is still using MakeMaker 6.17 which is now TWO YEARS OLD! Last I checked there was some VMS failure or another possibly tied to File::Find but I don't have details. I really rather 5.8.8 not go ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Sep 20, 2005 at 12:56 am
    Oct 23, 2005 at 9:16 pm
  • Hi everyone, I am trying to set up a nightly build of Perl and several CPAN modules. Ideally, this should not require that the Perl I have just build be installed on the build system, since the build ...
    Kean JohnstonKean Johnston
    Sep 29, 2005 at 5:02 pm
    Sep 29, 2005 at 10:52 pm
  • I am working on porting 5.9.3 to the MPE/iX (HP3000) operating system. Included in 5.9.3 is the Compress::Zlib module with the zlib source. The zlib source tests various defines, such as # ifdef ...
    Ken HirschKen Hirsch
    Sep 27, 2005 at 4:59 am
    Sep 27, 2005 at 5:49 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by Steve Hay # Please include the string: [perl #37223] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Steve HaySteve Hay
    Sep 21, 2005 at 2:34 pm
    Sep 26, 2005 at 9:28 am
  • # New Ticket Created by Nicholas Clark # Please include the string: [perl #37190] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Nicholas ClarkNicholas Clark
    Sep 17, 2005 at 6:31 pm
    Oct 2, 2005 at 12:37 am
  • Let me repeat it yet again: it should be easier to rewrite PerlIO stuff from scratch than try to fix bugs in it. Example (on unix): unix2dos .tcshrc | perl -we 'binmode STDIN, ":crlf" or die; print ...
    Ilya ZakharevichIlya Zakharevich
    Sep 24, 2005 at 5:40 am
    Sep 27, 2005 at 1:21 pm
  • The current test code for complex numbers is just Plain Bad (TM). Someone else than me :-) should rewrite the test to use more modern testing frameworks. Note: large parts of the current test are ...
    Jarkko HietaniemiJarkko Hietaniemi
    Sep 25, 2005 at 8:43 am
    Sep 26, 2005 at 11:43 am
  • This is with 5.8.6 on Alpha: t/14gzopen...... # Failed test (t/14gzopen.t at line 421) # Failed test (t/14gzopen.t at line 424) # Failed test (t/14gzopen.t at line 425) # gzerrno 0 # Looks like you ...
    Abe TimmermanAbe Timmerman
    Sep 11, 2005 at 7:31 pm
    Sep 21, 2005 at 8:11 am
  • # New Ticket Created by Werner Bochtler # Please include the string: [perl #37110] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Werner BochtlerWerner Bochtler
    Sep 8, 2005 at 2:12 pm
    Sep 20, 2005 at 1:04 pm
  • Adding the detection for these function is pretty simple, and Configure doesn't need to do anything more that standard libc scanning. I'm guessing it would be easy to add to Metaconfig to check. The ...
    Steve Peters via RTSteve Peters via RT
    Sep 11, 2005 at 12:59 am
    Sep 15, 2005 at 12:35 pm
  • At least it fails on only one thing... lib/locale .... FAILED at test 99 If you'd like the (rather longish) verbose output, let me know. Perhaps this is enough: # # The locale definition # # ...
    Randal L. SchwartzRandal L. Schwartz
    Sep 12, 2005 at 5:44 pm
    Sep 13, 2005 at 9:25 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by Geoff Mottram # Please include the string: [perl #37102] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Geoff MottramGeoff Mottram
    Sep 8, 2005 at 12:55 am
    Nov 14, 2008 at 3:47 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by ikegami@ni.aist.go.jp # Please include the string: [perl #37076] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Ikegami @ ni . aist . go . jpIkegami @ ni . aist . go . jp
    Sep 5, 2005 at 8:43 am
    Apr 19, 2006 at 8:31 am
  • This Week on perl5-porters - 12-18 September 2005 Nicholas Clark announced the plan for perl 5.8.8, so it was only fitting that someone should post a question asking how to compile 5.004. Elsewhere ...
    Adriano FerreiraAdriano Ferreira
    Sep 19, 2005 at 9:16 pm
    Oct 23, 2005 at 8:29 am
  • If there's a plan for 5.8.8, it goes roughly like this 0: All changes that apply to maint are integrated from blead 1: Changes should be in blead by midnight (GMT) on the 16th October 2005 2: RC1 ...
    Nicholas ClarkNicholas Clark
    Sep 12, 2005 at 4:29 pm
    Oct 8, 2005 at 7:10 pm
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