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30.22 -- 2007.11.xx -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
4 [FEATURE] Added support for PERROR option.
5 [FEATURE] Support for SYSLOG on z/OS, thanks to Chun Bing Ge.
6 [CODE] Prevent $@ from being visible outside the module, in trying
7 to address the problem reported in CPAN-RT#29875.
8 [DOC] CPAN-RT#29451: Add Copyright notice. Thanks to Allison Randal
9 for her advice.
10 [DOC] New speaking about Win32 API instead of Win32 operating system.
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120.21 -- 2007.09.14 -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
13 [BUGFIX] setlogsock(eventlog) returned true even when it shouldn't have.
35a209d1 14 [BUGFIX] CPAN-RT#24431: Added workaround for Mac OS X syslogd.
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15 [FEATURE] Added "pipe" mechanism in order to support HP-UX named pipe.
16 Thanks to H.Merijn Brand and PROCURA.
17 [CODE] Sys::Syslog works again on Perl 5.005, thanks to Nicholas Clark.
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190.20 -- 2007.09.05 -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
20 [DOC] Added README.win32 which was missing in MANIFEST.
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220.19 -- 2007.09.05 -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
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23 [BUGFIX] CPAN-RT#20635: Fix tests to avoid problems related to the
24 "stream" mechanism which occured on Debian and Cygwin.
25 [BUGFIX] CPAN-RT#20780: Facility could not be temporarily changed.
26 Also fixes the syslog() before openlog() bug.
27 [BUGFIX] CPAN-RT#21333: Makefile.PL now creates a typemap for Perl 5.6.1
28 [BUGFIX] CPAN-RT#21516: disconnect_log() now correctly calls closelog_xs().
29 [BUGFIX] CPAN-RT#21866: Silence warnings in openlog().
30 [BUGFIX] CPAN-RT#25488: Silence warnings in disconnect_log().
31 via syslog().
32 [BUGFIX] Rewrote the constants generation code in order to provide
33 fallback value for non-standard macros.
34 [FEATURE] Added Win32 event log support thanks to Yves Orton.
35 [FEATURE] Added new macros from modern BSD and IRIX.
36 [FEATURE] Each non-standard macro now fall backs to a standard macro.
37 [CODE] Merged changes from Jerry D. Hedden to use ppport.h only when not
38 built from core distribution (blead@30657).
39 [TESTS] t/syslog.t now generates a more detailled TAP output.
40 [TESTS] Merged change blead@29176: suppress taint mode from t/constants.t
41 [TESTS] Added regression tests for CPAN-RT#21866 and #25488.
42 [EG] Added example script eg/syslog.pl
d329efa2 43 [DOC] CPAN-RT#26097: man pages were not installed.
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44 [DOC] Added the Sys::Syslog Rules.
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460.18 -- 2006.08.28 -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
47 [BUGFIX] Rewrote the way the default identifiant is constructed.
48 [TESTS] CPAN-RT#20946: Removed the console mechanism from the main
49 test loop because writing to the console hangs on several systems.
50 [DOC] Added a note discouraging the use of setlogsock().
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520.17 -- 2006.07.23 -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
53 [BUGFIX] CPAN-RT#20622, #20164: Fixed path handling in connect_unix().
54 [CODE] Renamed some variables ($that is not a valid name), and removed
55 some dead code.
07b7e4bc 56 [CODE] Actually added the macros from Mac OS X that were announced in
74c4de31 57 the 0.14 version.
a650b841 58 [DOC] CPAN-RT#20545: Rewrote the documentation about setlogsock().
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600.16 -- 2006.06.20 -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
61 [BUGFIX] Perl-RT#20557: Save errno before trying to connect.
62 [FEATURE] Perl-RT#35406: Applied the patch proposed by Keisuke Hirata
63 for a more lax handling of "stream" or "unix" path.
64 [FEATURE] Now try the "native" mechanism first.
65 [TESTS] Silence warnings generated by t/syslog.t in Perl 5.8.8 and
66 later.
67 [DOC] Added documentation about the "native" mechanism.
68 [DOC] Now indicates whether tickets are from CPAN or Perl RT.
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89c3c464 700.15 -- 2006.06.10 -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
8edeb3ad 71 [FEATURE] CPAN-RT#17316: Added a "nofatal" option to openlog().
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72 [FEATURE] Sys::Syslog warnings can now be controled by the warnings
73 category of the same name.
74 [FEATURE] Added support for using the native C syslog(3) functions.
75 [CODE] Removed most "our" variables.
76 [CODE] Improved readability by removing cargo-cult brackets and
77 parentheses.
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6e4ef777 790.14 -- 2006.05.25 -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
8edeb3ad 80 [BUGFIX] CPAN-RT#19259, #17518: Now allowing all levels and facilities.
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81 [CODE] Removed useless "&".
82 [CODE] Improved readability by adding empty lines and reworking the
83 code here and there.
84 [CODE] Added new macros from Mac OS X.
85 [TESTS] Added more tests in order to increase coverage.
8edeb3ad 86 [DOC] CPAN-RT#19085: Corrected errors in the documentation for setlogmask().
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87 [DOC] Added several links to online manual pages, RFCs and articles.
88 [DOC] Corrected minor things in Changes.
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900.13 -- 2006.01.11 -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
91 [CODE] Applied Gisle Aas patch for a better handling of error messages,
92 then optimized it.
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93 [CODE] Merged blead@26768: If getservbyname fails tell what service
94 the lookup attempt tried to use.
95 [CODE] Merged blead@26769: suppress Sys::Hostname usage and directly
96 use INADDR_LOOPBACK.
97 [CODE] Merged blead@26772: $host needs to stay in case the user sets it.
98 [CODE] Merged blead@26773: check that $syslog_path is a socket.
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99 [TESTS] CPAN-RT#16980: Sys::Syslog blows up rather spectacularly on
100 Solaris. Corrected by previous patches.
8edeb3ad 101 [TESTS] CPAN-RT#16974: Failed test in t/podspell. This test is now skipped.
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6e4ef777 1030.12 -- 2006.01.07 -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
04f98b29 104 [DOC] Added a link to an article about Sys::Syslog.
6e4ef777 105 [TESTS] Merged some modifications from bleadperl.
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106 [TESTS] Removed optional dependency on Test::Exception.
107 [TESTS] Improved t/constant.t
108 [TESTS] Rewrote t/constants.t because future versions of
109 ExtUtils::Constant will prevent the constant() function from
110 being directly called.
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6e4ef777 1120.11 -- 2005.12.28 -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
04f98b29 113 [BUGFIX] setlogmask() now behaves like its C counterpart.
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114 [FEATURE] Can now export and use the macros.
115 [FEATURE] Support for three Exporter tags.
116 [FEATURE] XSLoader is now optional.
942974c1 117 [CODE] No longer "use"s Sys::Hostname as it was "require"d where needed.
8edeb3ad 118 [CODE] CPAN-RT#16604: Use local timestamp.
6e4ef777 119 [DIST] Merged blead@26343: Fix realclean target.
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120 [DOC] Improved documentation.
121 [TESTS] Added more tests to t/syslog.t in order to increase code coverage.
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6e4ef777 1230.10 -- 2005.12.08 -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
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124 [DOC] Improved documentation.
125 [TESTS] Added -T to t/syslog.t
126 [TESTS] Added t/constants.t to check the macros.
127 [TESTS] Added t/distchk.t, t/podspell.t, t/podcover.t, t/portfs.t
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6e4ef777 1290.09 -- 2005.12.06 -- Sebastien Aperghis-Tramoni (SAPER)
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130 [CODE] Now setlogsock() really croak(), as documented.
131 [DIST] CPANized from blead@26281.
132 [DIST] Modified Makefile.PL so that ExtUtils::Constant is conditionaly
133 used, with a fallback in the case it's not available.
134 [DIST] Bumped version to 0.09
135 [DOC] Added support and license information.
136 [TESTS] Rewrote and ported t/syslog.t to Test::More
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