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  • Patch to integrate Module::Build 0.27_08 to the core, Craig's initial changes for VMS are included. I'd appreciate it if folks give it a spin (which might be facilitated by having it applied...).
    Yitzchak Scott-ThoennesYitzchak Scott-Thoennes
    Mar 5, 2006 at 8:09 pm
    Mar 12, 2006 at 3:29 am
  • I've just applied change 27598, which stops the regex engine from being recursive, thus fixing a whole bunch of stack-busting bugs. Essentially, after a bit of tidying up with changes 27526 and ...
    Dave MitchellDave Mitchell
    Mar 24, 2006 at 11:07 pm
    Jun 24, 2006 at 12:01 pm
  • Thanks to Robin's insight about passing %^H to eval, lexical pragmata work almost perfectly. As I understand it, the only thing missing is that code can't tell at runtime what the relevant compile ...
    Nicholas ClarkNicholas Clark
    Mar 28, 2006 at 6:57 pm
    Apr 2, 2006 at 9:21 pm
  • Hi, The attached patch makes IO::Socket pass test on win32. It is a slightly improved version of the code discussed in ...
    DemerphqDemerphq
    Mar 27, 2006 at 6:27 pm
    Apr 4, 2006 at 5:05 pm
  • Hi, I was writing a replacement subroutine for CORE::GLOBAL::stat when I noticed that there is no way to know if its argument is a file name or a file handler. For instance: use Devel::Peek; ...
    Salvador FandinoSalvador Fandino
    Mar 8, 2006 at 1:01 am
    Mar 13, 2006 at 5:52 pm
  • Hi all! I'm sending it here, because I could not find a standalone File::Find on CPAN, and there doesn't seem to be a maintainer for it other than the perl 5 porters. At the moment, File::Find ...
    Shlomi FishShlomi Fish
    Mar 2, 2006 at 4:52 pm
    Mar 5, 2006 at 8:27 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by "Sisyphus" # Please include the string: [perl #38779] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    SisyphusSisyphus
    Mar 22, 2006 at 12:05 am
    Apr 8, 2006 at 2:58 pm
  • Hi, The attached patch makes the filetest operators (-f, -d, etc.) overridable by subroutines of the same name on the local package or in CORE::GLOBAL. Overriden built-ins can be called as CORE::-X. ...
    Salvador FandinoSalvador Fandino
    Mar 9, 2006 at 4:30 pm
    Apr 3, 2006 at 3:36 pm
  • Hi, Hopefully that is not too off-topic for this list. ------------------8<------------------ #!/usr/bin/perl &bla(); print "Done"; my $bla = <STDIN ; sub bla { my $var = ""; for( 1 .. 10_000_000 ) { ...
    Tom SchindlTom Schindl
    Mar 28, 2006 at 11:29 am
    Apr 2, 2006 at 7:51 pm
  • [If possible, please send a courtesy CC directly to me when replying] Hi! On the german perl workshop, I shortly discussed with Nicholas Clark what kind of support the Coro module would need from the ...
    Marc LehmannMarc Lehmann
    Mar 9, 2006 at 1:07 am
    Mar 13, 2006 at 6:27 pm
  • Hi, Tie::RefHash uses overload::StrVal to key the references internally. On thread cloning this value changes. Attached is a patch and a test to cause the reference keys to be reindexed on CLONE. ...
    Yuval KogmanYuval Kogman
    Mar 27, 2006 at 1:34 pm
    Mar 30, 2006 at 5:09 pm
  • Hi, I've just released M::B 0.27_09 with the following changes. In particular, when I use this copy of Module/Build.pm in bleadperl, all the M::B-related tests now pass (though with considerable ...
    Ken WilliamsKen Williams
    Mar 12, 2006 at 4:04 am
    Mar 20, 2006 at 9:17 pm
  • Hi all, I don't know if threads is supposed to work on VMS, but this is what I get with MMK after C<< @configure -"desm" -"Dusedevel" -"Duseithreads" : CC/DECC/NOANSI_ALIAS ...
    Abe TimmermanAbe Timmerman
    Mar 4, 2006 at 7:42 pm
    Mar 14, 2006 at 2:30 pm
  • As of change #27483, I've modified the behaviour of .pmc files : now, if a .pmc file is present in @INC, it will always be loaded in place of the matching .pm perl module, even if the .pm file is ...
    Rafael Garcia-SuarezRafael Garcia-Suarez
    Mar 12, 2006 at 3:30 pm
    Mar 20, 2006 at 6:46 am
  • The attached provides the special handling needed for C compiler defines in ExtUtils::CBuilder. This is against blead but I'm hoping the right number after -p supplied to patch will apply cleanly to ...
    Craig A. BerryCraig A. Berry
    Mar 13, 2006 at 12:02 am
    Mar 16, 2006 at 4:17 am
  • I've been a bad boy and not been testing recent releases of version.pm on earlier Perl's. I've fixed the compatibility problems with one exception: I'm using 'no warnings' to suppress the "redefined" ...
    John PeacockJohn Peacock
    Mar 27, 2006 at 3:26 pm
    Apr 16, 2007 at 10:51 am
  • There is now Configure support for creating a relocatable perl tree. If you Configure with -Duserelocatableinc (or answer yes at the right place) then the paths in @INC (and everything else in ...
    Nicholas ClarkNicholas Clark
    Mar 13, 2006 at 11:21 pm
    May 15, 2006 at 9:49 pm
  • The test scripts: ext/Compress/Zlib/t/05examples.t and ext/Compress/IO/Zlib/t/010examples.t are both failing on OpenVMS apparently because they can not find the file: ...
    John E. MalmbergJohn E. Malmberg
    Mar 12, 2006 at 1:20 am
    Mar 14, 2006 at 3:15 pm
  • Hi all, This came up on irc, so here's the patch... HTH + Good luck, Abe -- It's like a dream really. There was a RUNOPS level and a setjmp, and I remember being chased along a tunnel, and there was ...
    Abe TimmermanAbe Timmerman
    Mar 3, 2006 at 5:43 pm
    Mar 5, 2006 at 8:43 am
  • P5Pers, Quick question regarding Storable's support for serializing and deserializing code references: Given this script: #!/usr/bin/perl -w use Storable qw(freeze thaw); $Storable::Deparse = ...
    David WheelerDavid Wheeler
    Mar 23, 2006 at 7:49 pm
    Apr 17, 2006 at 12:50 pm
  • Thanks to Nicholas' work, one can now write user pragmas in perl. Here's a sample code, for reference : package mypragma; use strict; use warnings; sub import { $^H{mypragma} = 1; } sub unimport { ...
    Rafael Garcia-SuarezRafael Garcia-Suarez
    Mar 31, 2006 at 10:18 pm
    Apr 8, 2006 at 4:42 pm
  • Jerry D. HeddenJerry D. Hedden
    Mar 20, 2006 at 10:37 pm
    Mar 26, 2006 at 10:44 am
  • With the attached changes to DistGen, we can actually run all the tests, and with the changes to Module::Build::Base, we get one step closer to doing some basic things like running Perl one-liners. ...
    Craig A. BerryCraig A. Berry
    Mar 13, 2006 at 12:39 am
    Mar 25, 2006 at 7:39 pm
  • Sorry, just folklore. At least I couldn't find any documentation from Apple about it. Cheers, -Jan
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    Mar 20, 2006 at 5:16 pm
    Mar 24, 2006 at 6:21 pm
  • In another thread I described how I got DBD::Oracle 1.17 to interface to a 32 bit Oracle 8.1.7 client on perl588 built on AIX 5.1 using 32 bit integers and 128 bit floats (-Duselongdouble). That was ...
    John L. AllenJohn L. Allen
    Mar 3, 2006 at 8:10 pm
    Mar 15, 2006 at 11:19 pm
  • [ I posted this on perl.dbi.users, but have gotten no response yet ] I've been unable to get through a "make test" of DBD::Oracle 1.17 using a 64 bit perl588 on AIX 5.1 built with the AIX vac.C ...
    John L. AllenJohn L. Allen
    Mar 1, 2006 at 2:59 pm
    Mar 3, 2006 at 4:45 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by Vincent Lefevre # Please include the string: [perl #38812] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Vincent LefevreVincent Lefevre
    Mar 29, 2006 at 10:51 pm
    Jun 22, 2013 at 7:04 pm
  • Hello Perl Developers, I'm the CTO of Coverity, Inc., a company that does static source code analysis to look for defects in code. You may have heard of us or of our technology from its days at ...
    Ben ChelfBen Chelf
    Mar 6, 2006 at 5:35 am
    Apr 5, 2006 at 3:45 pm
  • I am having trouble with the Math::Pari module on AIX 5.1 with Perl 588. I have been corresponding with Ilya Zakarevich about it but this problem may need more AIX expertise than he or I have. I ...
    John L. AllenJohn L. Allen
    Mar 20, 2006 at 10:40 pm
    Apr 1, 2006 at 11:48 pm
  • Hi guys, Your smokes for bleed are both failing in the IO::Compress::Zlib test harness. Not sure if it is relevant, but the one thing in common with these two smokes is they are both running on ...
    Paul MarquessPaul Marquess
    Mar 20, 2006 at 5:11 pm
    Mar 22, 2006 at 10:32 am
  • Hi folks So as I may have mentioned, one of the two entries in my "metre of beer" competition for a Win32 Perl installer was Vanilla Perl, which is an installer with perl 5.8.8 and a bundled ...
    Adam KennedyAdam Kennedy
    Mar 11, 2006 at 6:59 am
    Mar 13, 2006 at 12:25 am
  • I'm working on an update to Devel::LeakTrace[1] (which reports leaks broken down by the file and line where the leaked SV was created) and I'm finding that the relationship between when SVs are ...
    Andy ArmstrongAndy Armstrong
    Mar 3, 2006 at 11:14 am
    Mar 11, 2006 at 11:05 pm
  • truncating a filehandle to whatever position, does not seek to that position causing sparse files: --8<--- xx.pl #!/pro/bin/perl use strict; use warnings; open my $file, " xx.txt" or die "xx.txt: ...
    H.Merijn BrandH.Merijn Brand
    Mar 9, 2006 at 11:02 am
    Mar 11, 2006 at 7:13 pm
  • Relaying a response from Ilya, since I believe he does not participate in rt.cpan.org or P5P. CCing to all the relevant people (and P5P for any other interested readers). Can you guys thrash this out ...
    Adam KennedyAdam Kennedy
    Mar 11, 2006 at 5:41 am
    Mar 14, 2006 at 9:34 am
  • The enclosed patch tweaks several separate issues: * It appears that the symbols for several perl utility scripts were incorrectly altered to omit the critically important .com file type (this ...
    Peter PrymmerPeter Prymmer
    Mar 6, 2006 at 1:30 am
    Mar 9, 2006 at 12:29 am
  • Without this patch the code C<grep /.../ and C<grep { /.../ } triggers the warning "Implict match on $_". I don't think the lint warning is correct so here's the patch to remove it from that case. ...
    Joshua ben JoreJoshua ben Jore
    Mar 1, 2006 at 7:11 am
    Mar 1, 2006 at 9:23 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by Tom Hukins # Please include the string: [perl #38790] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Tom HukinsTom Hukins
    Mar 23, 2006 at 12:04 pm
    Mar 24, 2006 at 4:03 am
  • Hi, gcc -I/home/pgollucci/dev/apps/perl/bleed-27529/lib/5.9.4/i386-freebsd-64int/CORE/ -L/home/pgollucci/dev/apps/perl/bleed-27529/lib/5.9.4/i386-freebsd-64int/CORE/ -lperl -Wall -Werror -o ...
    Philip M. GollucciPhilip M. Gollucci
    Mar 21, 2006 at 4:08 am
    Mar 21, 2006 at 9:07 pm
  • Jerry D. HeddenJerry D. Hedden
    Mar 20, 2006 at 12:01 am
    Mar 21, 2006 at 12:00 am
  • Devel::DProf has a known bug (known bugs) where it refuses to profile anything that does "naughty things" like a sub goto'ing/next'ing/last'ing out of itself. The problem is that this limitation is, ...
    Jarkko HietaniemiJarkko Hietaniemi
    Mar 5, 2006 at 12:17 pm
    Mar 10, 2006 at 3:55 pm
  • I'm currently working the new Win32 Vanilla Perl 5.8.8 distribution, or rather I'm working on various modules within Bundle::CPAN trying to exorcise various Win32-specific bugs in the installation ...
    Adam KennedyAdam Kennedy
    Mar 3, 2006 at 3:17 pm
    Mar 5, 2006 at 7:58 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by Peter Laurie # Please include the string: [perl #38660] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Peter LauriePeter Laurie
    Mar 2, 2006 at 9:25 am
    Mar 3, 2006 at 7:06 am
  • # New Ticket Created by chen derek # Please include the string: [perl #38745] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    Chen derekChen derek
    Mar 17, 2006 at 2:32 am
    Oct 14, 2012 at 12:34 pm
  • I have done battle with the UTF-8 offset caching code and, well, it came a close second. There is now a ${^UTF8CACHE} variable. By default, it's set to 1, which means that the offset cache is ...
    Nicholas ClarkNicholas Clark
    Mar 23, 2006 at 3:44 pm
    Apr 17, 2006 at 4:54 pm
  • Whatever you're doing in ext/Compress/Raw/Zlib/Makefile.PL, you're neglecting to get ext/Compress/Raw/Zlib/lib/Compress/Raw/Zlib.pm copied over to lib/Compress/Raw/Zlib.pm and tons of tests fail when ...
    Joshua ben JoreJoshua ben Jore
    Mar 22, 2006 at 6:18 am
    Mar 23, 2006 at 9:11 am
  • This Week on perl5-porters - 6-12 March 2006 Larry returns to p5p Topics of Interest Routines that accept a file name or a filehandle Salvador Fandino was trying to override "CORE::GLOBAL::stat" when ...
    David LandgrenDavid Landgren
    Mar 17, 2006 at 10:36 am
    Mar 20, 2006 at 6:53 pm
  • # New Ticket Created by John Gardiner Myers # Please include the string: [perl #38744] # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. # <URL: ...
    John Gardiner MyersJohn Gardiner Myers
    Mar 16, 2006 at 10:54 pm
    Mar 20, 2006 at 9:20 am
  • Although the enclosed patch adds a few new features to Compress::Zlib and friends, its main purpose is to restructure the layout of the code to reflect the fact that to build Compress::Zlib from CPAN ...
    Paul MarquessPaul Marquess
    Mar 3, 2006 at 10:26 am
    Mar 6, 2006 at 11:19 am
  • Given that GNU gcc-4.1.x fails some basic tests in 64bit mode on HP-UX 11.00 and HP-UX 11.11, where gcc-4.0.3/64 passes, I started to strip the first failing test (pack.t) to the bare bone, so it ...
    H.Merijn BrandH.Merijn Brand
    Mar 15, 2006 at 1:19 pm
    Mar 21, 2006 at 1:56 pm
  • In case you didn't notice, I recently added B::sub_generation. This lets you notice when anything you've cached based on @ISA or other lookups has just gone out of date. I know Class::InsideOut and ...
    Joshua ben JoreJoshua ben Jore
    Mar 1, 2006 at 5:44 pm
    Mar 2, 2006 at 10:02 am
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