6 years agopodcheck.t: update known issues v5.15.0
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 23:07:28 +0000 (19:07 -0400)] 
podcheck.t: update known issues

6 years agoperldelta: note YAML::Syck as known issue
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 22:45:53 +0000 (18:45 -0400)] 
perldelta: note YAML::Syck as known issue

6 years agoperldelta: put some things in C<> tags
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 21:15:11 +0000 (17:15 -0400)] 
perldelta: put some things in C<> tags

6 years agoperlhist: add 5.15.0 and 5.14.1 entries
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 21:04:13 +0000 (17:04 -0400)] 
perlhist: add 5.15.0 and 5.14.1 entries

6 years agoFix for slight inconsistency in perldelta
Chris 'BinGOs' Williams [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 21:14:19 +0000 (22:14 +0100)] 
Fix for slight inconsistency in perldelta

6 years agoperldelta: removed confusing XSLoader commentary
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 21:01:00 +0000 (17:01 -0400)] 
perldelta: removed confusing XSLoader commentary

6 years agoperldelta: add Math::Trig to entry for Math::Complex
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 20:59:50 +0000 (16:59 -0400)] 
perldelta: add Math::Trig to entry for Math::Complex

6 years agoUpdate Module::CoreList for 5.15.0
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 20:55:55 +0000 (16:55 -0400)] 
Update Module::CoreList for 5.15.0

6 years agoperldelta: final draft
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 20:45:06 +0000 (16:45 -0400)] 
perldelta: final draft

6 years agoperldelta: additional pre-release amendments
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 20:31:51 +0000 (16:31 -0400)] 
perldelta: additional pre-release amendments

6 years agoupdate Changes with 5.15.0 references
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 19:58:14 +0000 (15:58 -0400)] 
update Changes with 5.15.0 references

6 years agoupdate INSTALL with 5.15.0 references
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 19:56:32 +0000 (15:56 -0400)] 
update INSTALL with 5.15.0 references

6 years agotweak perlhack and update known POD issues
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 19:52:55 +0000 (15:52 -0400)] 
tweak perlhack and update known POD issues

6 years agoUpdate CUSTOMIZED in
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 19:37:31 +0000 (15:37 -0400)] 

Several cpan-upstream distributions had patches directly in blead
that do not match the upstream distribution.  These are all
now noted as CUSTOMIZED for future tracking.

6 years agoMaintainers.PL: update Getopt::Long CUSTOMIZED
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 19:02:50 +0000 (15:02 -0400)] 
Maintainers.PL: update Getopt::Long CUSTOMIZED

6 years agoRevert autodie version bump
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 18:45:37 +0000 (14:45 -0400)] 
Revert autodie version bump

autodie has not changed from CPAN, though blead has locally patched
a single test file to avoid a platform specific failure.

This change keeps the original CPAN version numbering, as the
local test file patch is now tracked in Porting/

6 years agoAdd CUSTOMIZED for autodie and CGI
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 18:43:56 +0000 (14:43 -0400)] 
Add CUSTOMIZED for autodie and CGI

6 years agoImprove tracking of cpan-upstream overrides
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 18:40:47 +0000 (14:40 -0400)] 
Improve tracking of cpan-upstream overrides

We have the CUSTOMIZED field in for indicating where we
expect blead to differ from a CPAN tarball.  This commit documents that
in perlhack and makes core-cpan-diff more aggressive about checking it
and reporting about it.

6 years agoperldelta: pre-release partial cleanup
David Golden [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 17:39:42 +0000 (13:39 -0400)] 
perldelta: pre-release partial cleanup

6 years agoTalk to Leo about, not Rafael
Leon Brocard [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 14:09:17 +0000 (15:09 +0100)] 
Talk to Leo about, not Rafael

6 years agoCreate pod/perl5125delta.pod
Leon Brocard [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 13:44:46 +0000 (14:44 +0100)] 
Create pod/perl5125delta.pod

6 years agoAdd the 5.12.4 epigraph to Porting/epigraphs.pod
Leon Brocard [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 13:06:19 +0000 (14:06 +0100)] 
Add the 5.12.4 epigraph to Porting/epigraphs.pod

6 years agoAdd 5.12.4 release date to pod/perlhist.pod
Leon Brocard [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 07:12:13 +0000 (08:12 +0100)] 
Add 5.12.4 release date to pod/perlhist.pod

6 years agoAdd release date for 5.12.4 to lib/Module/
Leon Brocard [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 07:01:54 +0000 (08:01 +0100)] 
Add release date for 5.12.4 to lib/Module/

6 years agoAdd Shigeya Suzuki’s new address to
Father Chrysostomos [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 01:07:23 +0000 (18:07 -0700)] 
Add Shigeya Suzuki’s new address to

6 years agoauthor email address change
Shigeya Suzuki [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 01:05:50 +0000 (18:05 -0700)] 
author email address change

6 years agoperldelta template: who are -> who will be
Father Chrysostomos [Sun, 19 Jun 2011 21:06:35 +0000 (14:06 -0700)] 
perldelta template: who are -> who will be

6 years agoperldelta: who are -> who will be
Father Chrysostomos [Sun, 19 Jun 2011 21:05:59 +0000 (14:05 -0700)] 
perldelta: who are -> who will be

6 years agoperl513*delta, perl5140delta: who are -> who will be
Father Chrysostomos [Sun, 19 Jun 2011 21:04:02 +0000 (14:04 -0700)] 
perl513*delta, perl5140delta: who are -> who will be

6 years agoperldelta up to 5.12: who are -> who will be
Father Chrysostomos [Sun, 19 Jun 2011 20:46:30 +0000 (13:46 -0700)] 
perldelta up to 5.12: who are -> who will be

6 years agoperldelta updates for some build improvements and internal changes.
Nicholas Clark [Sun, 19 Jun 2011 09:46:38 +0000 (11:46 +0200)] 
perldelta updates for some build improvements and internal changes.

6 years agoCorrect the magic table in perlguts.pod following f34d15629da26eee.
Nicholas Clark [Sun, 19 Jun 2011 09:03:01 +0000 (11:03 +0200)] 
Correct the magic table in perlguts.pod following f34d15629da26eee.

Unfortunately this remains a manual step, as there's a strong distinction
between (100%) generated files that we need to ship, which the regen scripts are
allowed to wipe and replace, and any files subject to human editing, which they

6 years agoanother perldelta typo
Father Chrysostomos [Sun, 19 Jun 2011 02:40:01 +0000 (19:40 -0700)] 
another perldelta typo

6 years agotwo perldelta fixes
Father Chrysostomos [Sun, 19 Jun 2011 02:33:33 +0000 (19:33 -0700)] 
two perldelta fixes

while, not when

What are apple developer tools? Tools for developing apples? For
grafting, perhaps? :-)

6 years agoIncrease stylistic consistency in perldelta by adding C<> and F<>.
Nicholas Clark [Sat, 18 Jun 2011 21:06:43 +0000 (23:06 +0200)] 
Increase stylistic consistency in perldelta by adding C<> and F<>.

Correct the stated initial version of COW shared hash key scalars - the first
stable release they were in was 5.8.0, as they were added by Nick Ing-Simmons
in September 2002 in commit 1c846c1f6d96d2ca.

6 years agoperldelta: Minor pod fixes
Karl Williamson [Sat, 18 Jun 2011 18:07:59 +0000 (12:07 -0600)] 
perldelta: Minor pod fixes

Commit a1e75797c204ade843c6eb8052cc5577af06c1d6 changed L<Shell>
to C<Shell>, but in reality there still is a Shell module accessible
from L<>, because L<> looks through all of CPAN.  podcheck.t has
to know that it's accessible, and that was done with commit

Also make the reference to Devel::DProf from C<> to L<> for symmetry.

And, a file reference should be enclosed in F<> and not C<>

6 years agoPrefer the system gcc when searching for libraries such as -lm
Nicholas Clark [Wed, 15 Jun 2011 15:24:43 +0000 (16:24 +0100)] 
Prefer the system gcc when searching for libraries such as -lm

40f026236b9959b7 added code to the Linux hints file to use gcc to locate
libraries such as -lm. However, if the user has their own gcc earlier in $PATH
than the system gcc, we don't want its libraries. So try to prefer the system

6 years agoForgot to run
Father Chrysostomos [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 21:09:05 +0000 (14:09 -0700)] 
Forgot to run

I didn’t realise adding a comment would require this.

6 years agoTypo in podcheck.t
Father Chrysostomos [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 21:08:11 +0000 (14:08 -0700)] 
Typo in podcheck.t

$ ./perl -I../lib --add_link foo
Unrecognized switch: --add_link  (-h will show valid options).

$ ./perl -I../lib porting/podcheck.t --add_link foo
Changed: /Users/sprout/Perl/perl.git/t/porting/known_pod_issues.dat

6 years agoDeparse CORE::break
Father Chrysostomos [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 20:32:29 +0000 (13:32 -0700)] 
Deparse CORE::break

This is something 80e3f4adf22 missed.

6 years agoDoc update for changes in 5.15.0 + tweaks
Father Chrysostomos [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 20:29:04 +0000 (13:29 -0700)] 
Doc update for changes in 5.15.0 + tweaks

6 years agoRemove unnecessary code and tests
Father Chrysostomos [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 16:33:26 +0000 (09:33 -0700)] 
Remove unnecessary code and tests

This test was relying on bug #91844.  As that has been fixed (by com-
mit 3ed94dc, which erroneously claimed to fix #81944), this test is
not testing what it purports to test.

Also as a result of that bug fix, it doesn’t matter if the TEMP flag
is set, I can get rid of the SvTEMP_off.  The only effects the TEMP
flag can have now occur only when the refcount is 1, but since *_
holds a refcount and the mortals stack does as well, it’s going to be
2 unless someone undefs *_, in which case the callback won’t have any
reference to it.  If it tries to make a weak reference, doing so will
turn TEMP off.

6 years agoperlfaq4: Use E<> instead of non-ASCII
Karl Williamson [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 19:52:35 +0000 (13:52 -0600)] 
perlfaq4: Use E<> instead of non-ASCII

We're trying to get rid of non-ASCII in pods.

6 years agopodcheck.t: Suppress entity out of range messages
Karl Williamson [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 19:39:08 +0000 (13:39 -0600)] 
podcheck.t: Suppress entity out of range messages

podchecker emits these messages if an E<> is above 255.  But these
actually work, so the messages are improper.  podchecker is not maintained.

6 years agopodcheck: Make sure perltoc is known
Karl Williamson [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 19:31:47 +0000 (13:31 -0600)] 
podcheck: Make sure perltoc is known

perltoc is problematic because it is machine generated from constituent
pods.  This means that errors in them propgagate to it.  As a result,
commit e678c2947ab9ff776af461b393f3a3eecebab64a just skipped it.   But
this led to pods that link to it being flagged as having broken links.
This commit changes things so instead of skipping perltoc, it is added
to the list of pods that are known but are parsed only when there are
links to inside it (of which there are unlikely to be any), and then
only for the existence of such targets.

6 years agopodcheck.t: Add --add_link option
Karl Williamson [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 19:15:24 +0000 (13:15 -0600)] 
podcheck.t: Add --add_link option

L<> links in pod apply to anything that search cpan can find.  This
means that it applies to more things than podcheck can find in the Perl
distribution.  So, a list is kept in a data base of modules and man
pages that are known to exist, but aren't findable by podcheck.  This
list has to be maintained manually.  The new option makes adding to the
list easier.

The man page and instructions are somewhat tweaked as well.

6 years agopodcheck.t: Add 'Shell' to list of known modules
Karl Williamson [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 18:32:09 +0000 (12:32 -0600)] 
podcheck.t: Add 'Shell' to list of known modules

6 years agoUpdate Module::CoreList with v5.14.1 data
Chris 'BinGOs' Williams [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 18:44:50 +0000 (19:44 +0100)] 
Update Module::CoreList with v5.14.1 data

6 years agoCorrect a bug number in perldelta
Father Chrysostomos [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 15:27:30 +0000 (08:27 -0700)] 
Correct a bug number in perldelta

Commit 3ed94dc0 fixed #91844, not #81944, as it claimed.

6 years agoAllow ‘sub x :lvalue’ to apply to XSUBs and stubs
Father Chrysostomos [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 15:21:50 +0000 (08:21 -0700)] 
Allow ‘sub x :lvalue’ to apply to XSUBs and stubs

This was disabled in 5.12 (with a warning) by commit 885ef6f5, because
applying the attribute to a Perl sub isn’t effective: it does not mod-
ify the op tree accordingly.

But applying an attribute to an XSUB after the fact is perfectly
fine, and is the only way to do it (either with declarative syntax or  This commit restores the old behaviour of declarative
for XSUBs.  ( never stopped working.)

Commit 885ef6f5 also stopped a declaration from applying the flag to
an undefined subroutine if it happens to have been assigned from else-
where.  It does not make sense to allow the :method attribute to be
applied to such a sub, but not :lvalue.

6 years agoIn pp_subst, use a mortal scalar for dstr, instead of SAVEFREESV().
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 13:19:07 +0000 (15:19 +0200)] 
In pp_subst, use a mortal scalar for dstr, instead of SAVEFREESV().

Creation of the mortal can be done with newSVpvn_flags(), saving 1 function
call. Also, the mortal stack uses 1 pointer, whereas the save stack will use 2.
It doesn't matter that dstr is now marked SVs_TEMP, as both code paths already
gut it, stealing its SvPVX(). The SV head will happen to last a bit longer now,
to the next FREETMPS, instead of the the scope pop at the end of pp_subst or

6 years agoAdd the v5.12.4-RC2 and v5.14.1 epigraphs to Porting/epigraphs.pod
Leon Brocard [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 12:13:57 +0000 (13:13 +0100)] 
Add the v5.12.4-RC2 and v5.14.1 epigraphs to Porting/epigraphs.pod

6 years agoperldelta update + typo fixes
Father Chrysostomos [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 03:15:50 +0000 (20:15 -0700)] 
perldelta update + typo fixes

6 years ago[perl #81944] Non-lvalue subs do not copy return values
Father Chrysostomos [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 13:27:50 +0000 (06:27 -0700)] 
[perl #81944] Non-lvalue subs do not copy return values

return and leavesub see if they can cheat by not copying anything
marked TEMP, since presumably nothing else is using it.  That means
the return values of delete() and shift() are not copied.  Since @_
aliases to the caller’s variables, sometimes what is returned *is*
used elsewhere and still marked TEMP.  So cases like sub { return
delete $_[0] } ->($x) end up returning $x unchanged, instead of
copying it.

As mentioned in the ticket, the solution is to copy only if the refer-
ence count is 1.

This also allows me to simplify the lvalue-returning code without
spreading this bug further.  (pp_leavesublv currently avoids calling
sv_2mortal, in order not to set the TEMP flag.)

6 years agoStop lvalue subs from copying read-only scalars
Father Chrysostomos [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 13:02:23 +0000 (06:02 -0700)] 
Stop lvalue subs from copying read-only scalars

They were only doing so in reference context (subroutine args,

Explicit return already worked, but only because I didn’t write it
well.  I’m in the process of trying to merge the two.

6 years agoTest ref(\pos) and ref(\vec...)
Father Chrysostomos [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 21:55:18 +0000 (14:55 -0700)] 
Test ref(\pos) and ref(\vec...)

6 years agoRevert "pos in lvalue context now returns a PVMG instead of a PVLV."
Father Chrysostomos [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 21:51:33 +0000 (14:51 -0700)] 
Revert "pos in lvalue context now returns a PVMG instead of a PVLV."

This reverts commit 571f0e8653a532c34edde36e797ecba446978b1c.

I’m afraid I have to revert this, as it does not modify sv_reftype
accordingly, and doing so would add *more* complexity (the opposite
of what that commit was trying to achieve) and slow down ref() at run
time, by making it search for pos magic.

6 years agoperldelta_template: No longer need to indent L<XXX>
Karl Williamson [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 00:48:08 +0000 (18:48 -0600)] 
perldelta_template: No longer need to indent L<XXX>

The indentation was done to avoid podcheck.t tests failing for the
broken link to the placeholder XXX.  This is no longer necessary,
    1) perldelta_template itself is skipped by podcheck;
    2) podcheck now has been taught to not output a message for
       links to XXX in perldelta

6 years agopodcheck.t: Special case perldelta
Karl Williamson [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 00:40:14 +0000 (18:40 -0600)] 
podcheck.t: Special case perldelta

This adds a special case to the checks for perldelta to ignore the
placeholder links (that by necessity are broken).

6 years agopodcheck.t: Ignore perldelta_template.pod
Karl Williamson [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 00:29:42 +0000 (18:29 -0600)] 
podcheck.t: Ignore perldelta_template.pod

This file is not a pod, and was supposed to be ignored, but due to
an error in the logic that converts from native file system to
unix format, it was being processed.

6 years agopodcheck.t: NAME ok to be used in multi perldeltas
Karl Williamson [Fri, 17 Jun 2011 00:17:12 +0000 (18:17 -0600)] 
podcheck.t: NAME ok to be used in multi perldeltas

The name of all perldeltas should be "perldelta".  So, set to -1 in the db
to indicate to ignore this check.

6 years ago"who be" should be "who are" in perldelta template
Father Chrysostomos [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 21:30:02 +0000 (14:30 -0700)] 
"who be" should be "who are" in perldelta template

6 years ago"who be" should be "who are" in perldelta.pod
Pau Amma [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 21:28:46 +0000 (14:28 -0700)] 
"who be" should be "who are" in perldelta.pod

6 years ago"who be" should be "who are" in perl*delta.pod
Pau Amma [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 21:28:28 +0000 (14:28 -0700)] 
"who be" should be "who are" in perl*delta.pod

(5.13 and 5.14)

6 years ago"who be" should be "who are" in perl*delta.pod
Pau Amma [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 21:27:42 +0000 (14:27 -0700)] 
"who be" should be "who are" in perl*delta.pod

(up to 5.12)

6 years agoperldelta: another CPAN breakage
Father Chrysostomos [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 20:13:13 +0000 (13:13 -0700)] 
perldelta: another CPAN breakage

6 years agoIncrease Pod::Perldoc’s version
Father Chrysostomos [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 20:09:17 +0000 (13:09 -0700)] 
Increase Pod::Perldoc’s version

Perl 5.14.1 is using the number 3.15_04.  What blead had until
recently was identical to 5.14.1, but now it has diverged, so
it needs a new number.

6 years agoAdded Shawn's canonical address
Jesse Vincent [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 19:46:42 +0000 (15:46 -0400)] 
Added Shawn's canonical address

6 years agoAdd Shawn M Moore to AUTHORS
Shawn M Moore [Fri, 22 Apr 2011 21:35:35 +0000 (17:35 -0400)] 
Add Shawn M Moore to AUTHORS

6 years agoFactor out ->program_name and use it in more places
Shawn M Moore [Tue, 14 Jun 2011 23:43:39 +0000 (19:43 -0400)] 
Factor out ->program_name and use it in more places

6 years agoComment grammar and clarity fix
Shawn M Moore [Tue, 14 Jun 2011 23:37:32 +0000 (19:37 -0400)] 
Comment grammar and clarity fix

6 years agoConsistently titlecase descriptions in -h
Shawn M Moore [Tue, 14 Jun 2011 23:33:49 +0000 (19:33 -0400)] 
Consistently titlecase descriptions in -h

6 years agoUse the same "$me OPTIONS" invocation as the other examples
Shawn M Moore [Tue, 14 Jun 2011 23:31:58 +0000 (19:31 -0400)] 
Use the same "$me OPTIONS" invocation as the other examples

    Otherwise when you have a subclass like cpandoc, it is inconsistent

6 years agoAdd another address for Shlomi Fish
Father Chrysostomos [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 12:36:47 +0000 (05:36 -0700)] 
Add another address for Shlomi Fish

6 years agoCleanup lib/perl5db.t
Shlomi Fish [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 12:27:38 +0000 (05:27 -0700)] 
Cleanup lib/perl5db.t

this is a patch to do some cleanups to lib/perl5db.t. It removes
trailing whitespace, converts multi-line strings to here-documents,
creates a _slurp function, localises variables, and has some other

6 years agorevert recent changes to eintr.t
David Mitchell [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 11:44:38 +0000 (12:44 +0100)] 
revert recent changes to eintr.t

Revert "[perl #92828] eintr.t hangs on FreeBSD"
This reverts commit 6e59d93aee950461947904b4f24a7f52c6c85f58.

Revert "eintr.t: skip based on capability rather than OS"
This reverts commit df375c6d048b938ecdeaecc7b264a7f1a190120a.

My attempt to skip based on capability hung freebsd, and my attempt to fix
that failed. Give up for now.

6 years agoMerge ext/IPC-Open2 into ext/IPC-Open3.
Nicholas Clark [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 10:47:07 +0000 (12:47 +0200)] 
Merge ext/IPC-Open2 into ext/IPC-Open3.

IPC::Open2::open2() is implemented as a thin wrapper around
IPC::Open3::_open3(), and hence is very tightly coupled to it.

6 years agoTypo fix in When to Still Use local()
Ian Goodacre [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 06:26:18 +0000 (18:26 +1200)] 
Typo fix in When to Still Use local()

Signed-off-by: David Golden <>
6 years agoAdd PERL_NO_GET_CONTEXT to ODBM_File
Nicholas Clark [Mon, 21 Mar 2011 16:27:23 +0000 (16:27 +0000)] 

For threaded platforms, this reduces the object code size, and should slightly
reduce CPU usage.

6 years agoIn pp_match, refactor the call to CALLREGEXEC() to avoid a goto.
Nicholas Clark [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 09:11:39 +0000 (11:11 +0200)] 
In pp_match, refactor the call to CALLREGEXEC() to avoid a goto.

The previous slightly contorted logic had an if() block that ended in a goto,
where the target was only 6 lines later, and could not be reached directly.
It dates back to (at least) 5.000, with no structural changes since then.

6 years agoperldelta for breakpoints by file name
Father Chrysostomos [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 04:52:57 +0000 (21:52 -0700)] 
perldelta for breakpoints by file name

6 years agoBreak upon <filename>:<line>
Shlomi Fish [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 04:46:16 +0000 (21:46 -0700)] 
Break upon <filename>:<line>

6 years agoTests for #92906: perl -d has non-functional b command
Shlomi Fish [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 04:38:06 +0000 (21:38 -0700)] 
Tests for #92906: perl -d has non-functional b command

In bleadperl (NOT perl-5.12.3) perl -d's "b" command does not appear
to do anything as verified on my x86-64 Mandriva Linux Cooker machine. This
patch adds a regression test to test for it.


6 years ago[perl #92906] perl -d has non-functional b command
Father Chrysostomos [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 04:35:56 +0000 (21:35 -0700)] 
[perl #92906] perl -d has non-functional b command

This fixes a regression introduced after 5.14.0.

Commit 6f83ef0e5a4 got dbfile and dbline magic mixed up and ended up
apply set-magic to the hash (dbfile), not to the element (dbline).

The result was that debugger breakpoints simply did not work at all.

6 years agoCGI: Reset permissions during temporary directory test so Win32 can remove.
George Greer [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 03:59:22 +0000 (23:59 -0400)] 
CGI: Reset permissions during temporary directory test so Win32 can remove.

The 'tmpdir.t' test leaves the permissions of the directories at 0500, which
translates into setting the 'read-only' bit in Win32-speak.  That makes the
'rmdir' in the END block fail (silently) and thus the test is very unhappy
the next time through.  It is easy enough to just run the test twice to see.

6 years agocharnames: White space, comment only
Karl Williamson [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 00:20:11 +0000 (18:20 -0600)] 
charnames: White space, comment only

6 years agocharnames: Add :loose matching
Karl Williamson [Thu, 16 Jun 2011 00:09:02 +0000 (18:09 -0600)] 
charnames: Add :loose matching

This adds the capability to charnames to use Unicode loose name
look-ups, via ":loose" being specified in the pragma.

The number of tests per code point is doubled in the .t, so to preserve
the same amount of elapsed test time, the number of code points tested
in each run is halved.

6 years agomktables: Allow for loose \N{} matching
Karl Williamson [Wed, 15 Jun 2011 22:22:38 +0000 (16:22 -0600)] 
mktables: Allow for loose \N{} matching

mktables makes several tables and defines a subroutine for looking up
algorithmically determinable names.  Extend this to allow for Unicode
loose matching of names.

This is part of a patch sequence to extend this.

6 years agocharnames.t: Rmv duplicated test
Karl Williamson [Wed, 15 Jun 2011 21:48:00 +0000 (15:48 -0600)] 
charnames.t: Rmv duplicated test

6 years agocharnames: small comment fixes
Karl Williamson [Wed, 15 Jun 2011 18:17:41 +0000 (12:17 -0600)] 
charnames: small comment fixes

6 years agocharnames: Check for malformed utf8
Karl Williamson [Wed, 15 Jun 2011 18:09:55 +0000 (12:09 -0600)] 
charnames: Check for malformed utf8

     The new warnings categories in 5.14 allow for turning off warnings
     for everything but malformed utf8; instead of all or nothing.
     Allow malformed warnings.

6 years agocharnames pod: Note that BELL is now deprecated
Karl Williamson [Wed, 15 Jun 2011 18:08:40 +0000 (12:08 -0600)] 
charnames pod: Note that BELL is now deprecated

6 years agocharnames: Minor pod clarifications
Karl Williamson [Mon, 13 Jun 2011 19:00:41 +0000 (13:00 -0600)] 
charnames: Minor pod clarifications

6 years agocharnames: Quote metachars in script names
Karl Williamson [Wed, 15 Jun 2011 20:32:14 +0000 (14:32 -0600)] 
charnames: Quote metachars in script names

"use charnames qw(.*)" will match any script; it should match none.

6 years agoBenchmark.t: ignore sys CPU time
David Mitchell [Wed, 15 Jun 2011 15:17:01 +0000 (16:17 +0100)] 
Benchmark.t: ignore sys CPU time

Currently we work out the CPU burned by a loop by summing user and sys
CPU. On the grounds that the burning we're interested in should have all
been carried out with user CPU and that therefore any sys CPU is a red
herring, ignore sys CPU for the infamous test 15.

Yes, this is clutching at straws. Still, diagnostics output may show
in future whether I was right!

6 years agoBenchmark.t: fix count estimate
David Mitchell [Wed, 15 Jun 2011 15:12:16 +0000 (16:12 +0100)] 
Benchmark.t: fix count estimate

Commit bb6c6e4b8d10f2e460a7fe48e677d3d998a7f77d, which added
improved diagnostics, also broke the count estimate.

6 years ago[perl #92828] eintr.t hangs on FreeBSD
David Mitchell [Wed, 15 Jun 2011 14:07:57 +0000 (15:07 +0100)] 
[perl #92828] eintr.t hangs on FreeBSD

My commit df375c6d048b938ecdeaecc7b264a7f1a190120a attempted to
convert t/io/eintr.t from OS-based skipping to capability-based skipping,
but it only tested whether reads from pipes are interruptible.
Some OSes (like FreeBSD) only hang on write; so probe for that too.

6 years agoRemove Shell from the core distribution. Get it from CPAN now.
Nicholas Clark [Wed, 15 Jun 2011 10:14:59 +0000 (12:14 +0200)] 
Remove Shell from the core distribution. Get it from CPAN now.

This reinstates 28d302d426b73ed7, which was reverted by c9a0cae924d6331f,
because was missing its deprecation warning in 5.12. (Minor changes
subsequently mean that c9a0cae924d6331f as-is can't be reverted).

The entry in perldelta.pod has to to be C<Shell> because L<Shell> would be a
broken link, and fail t/porting/podcheck.t. Change the removal notice for
Devel::DProf from L<> to C<> to be consistent. L<Devel::DProf> *isn't* a
podchecker error - presumably the "=head2 Devel::DProf" in perlperf.pod is seen
as the valid link target.

6 years agoMake B::Deparse emit CORE::state, etc.
Father Chrysostomos [Wed, 15 Jun 2011 01:09:22 +0000 (18:09 -0700)] 
Make B::Deparse emit CORE::state, etc.

Commit 9dcb83683 enabled keywords to work with the
CORE:: prefix even without

B::Deparse is hereby updated to account for this, by prefixing CORE::
to those keywords if the feature in question is not loaded.

6 years agoperldelta.pod updated through ca3749d
David Golden [Wed, 15 Jun 2011 01:57:37 +0000 (21:57 -0400)] 
perldelta.pod updated through ca3749d