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1This distribution is a replacement for the builtin distribution.
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3This package contains a selection of subroutines that people have
4expressed would be nice to have in the perl core, but the usage would not
5really be high enough to warrant the use of a keyword, and the size so
6small such that being individual extensions would be wasteful.
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8After unpacking the distribution, to install this module type
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10 perl Makefile.PL
11 make
12 make test
13 make install
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15This distribution provides
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17 min
18 max
19 minstr
20 maxstr
21 sum
22 reduce
23 reftype
24 blessed
25 weaken (5.005_57 and later only)
26 isweak (5.005_57 and later only)
27 dualvar
163827e7 28 shuffle
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30KNOWN BUGS
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32There is a bug in perl5.6.0 with UV's that are >= 1<<31. This will
33show up as tests 8 and 9 of dualvar.t failing
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42975ef9 36Copyright (c) 1997-2004 Graham Barr <gbarr@pobox.com>. All rights reserved.
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37This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
38modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.