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b7e2d8c7
MHM
13.14_05 - 2008-10-31
2
3 * fix stupid bugs in pv_pretty tests (only the
4 tests were broken, ppport.h was find)
5
db42c902
MHM
63.14_04 - 2008-10-30
7
8 * added support for the following API
9 isALNUMC [depend]
10 isASCII
11 isBLANK
12 isCNTRL
13 isGRAPH
14 isPRINT
15 isPSXSPC
16 isPUNCT
17 isXDIGIT
18 PERL_PV_ESCAPE_ALL
19 PERL_PV_ESCAPE_FIRSTCHAR
20 PERL_PV_ESCAPE_NOBACKSLASH
21 PERL_PV_ESCAPE_NOCLEAR
22 PERL_PV_ESCAPE_QUOTE
23 PERL_PV_ESCAPE_RE
24 PERL_PV_ESCAPE_UNI
25 PERL_PV_ESCAPE_UNI_DETECT
26 PERL_PV_PRETTY_DUMP
27 PERL_PV_PRETTY_ELLIPSES
28 PERL_PV_PRETTY_LTGT
29 PERL_PV_PRETTY_NOCLEAR
30 PERL_PV_PRETTY_QUOTE
31 PERL_PV_PRETTY_REGPROP
32 pv_display
33 pv_escape
34 pv_pretty
35
fd7af155
MHM
363.14_03 - 2008-10-21
37
38 * fix C++ compilation issue with last release
39 (spotted by Nicholas Clark)
40 * added support for the following API
41 Perl_ppaddr_t
42 Perl_check_t
43 CPERLscope
44 (fixes CPAN #40078)
45
c01be2ce
MHM
463.14_02 - 2008-10-12
47
48 * added support for the following API
49 my_sprintf
50 PL_linestr
51 PL_bufptr
52 PL_bufend
53 PL_lex_state
54 PL_lex_stuff
55 PL_tokenbuf
56 SvPV_renew
57 (fixes CPAN #39809 and CPAN #39808)
58 * add read/write support for
59 PL_expect
60 PL_copline
61 PL_rsfp
62 PL_rsfp_filters
63 (fixes CPAN #39802)
64 * sync my_snprintf implementation with bleadperl
65
9c0a17a0
MHM
663.14_01 - 2008-07-11
67
68 * resolve CPAN #37451: add PERLIO_FUNCS_DECL and
69 PERLIO_FUNCS_CAST
70 * update API info
71
597c4554
MHM
723.14 - 2008-06-01
73
74 * fix CPAN #36197: filename nit in parse_partspec
75 (thanks to Craig A. Berry for providing a patch)
76
8d2082b0
MHM
773.13_03 - 2008-05-13
78
79 * fix CPAN #35835: SvPV_flags_const_nolen segfaults prior
80 to perl 5.8.8
81
1d175cda
MHM
823.13_02 - 2008-04-13
83
84 * fix NV[efg]f format string macros for perl-5.6.0 built
85 using -Duselongdouble (thanks to Zefram for figuring this
86 out and to Jarkko Hietaniemi for keeping me in sync)
87 * add --patch and --oneshot options to devel/buildperl.pl
88
c1a049cb
MHM
893.13_01 - 2008-01-04
90
91 * fix dependency detection algorithm for functions
92 * fix some potential memory leaks in the test suite
93 * no need to use *_mg functions for mX?PUSH macros
94 * added support for the following API
95 mPUSHs
96 mXPUSHs
97 newSVpvn_flags
98 newSVpvn_utf8
99 newSVpvs_flags
100 SVf_UTF8
101 * make sure soak works with cromfs
102
c58e738a
MHM
1033.13 - 2007-10-04
104
105 * fix cpan #29748: ppport.h problems with perl5.005_05
106 (spotted by Slaven Rezić)
107 * fix a compiler warning
108
e47d7ad1
MHM
1093.12 - 2007-09-22
110
111 [released without changes]
112
aab9a3b6
MHM
1133.11_06 - 2007-09-11
114
115 * fix cpan #29302: Perl_croak_nocontext doesn't need aTHX_
116 (spotted by Jerry D. Hedden)
117 * fix a Win32 VC++ compiler warning (thanks to Steve Hay for
118 providing a patch)
119 * don't generate redundant specs for provided Perl_ functions
120 * fun with const and casts to avoid compiler warnings
121 * bump max supported version to 5.10.0
122
c83e6f19
MHM
1233.11_05 - 2007-08-20
124
125 * fix: PERL_HASH() was emitting a warning when passed in a
126 const char pointer
127 * fix: sv_magic_portable() was emitting a warning when
128 passed in a const char pointer
129 * fix: make sure arguments to sv_magic_portable() are only
130 evaluated once
131
1323.11_04 - 2007-08-20
133
134 * fix: ignore strings and XS comments when scanning and
135 patching files
136 * added support for the following API
137 newSVpvn_share
138 PERL_HASH
139 SvSHARED_HASH
140 * use PERL_BCDREVISION for version checking to save some
141 bytes in ppport.h
142 * improve the --strip option
143 - strip all C comments
144 - strip most superfluous whitespace
145 with these changes, the stripped ppport.h is now almost
146 30% smaller:
147 3.11_03 3.11_04 delta
148 ------------------------------------------
149 uncompressed 87988 62573 -28.9%
150 gzip'd 17985 12725 -29.2%
151
af36fda7
MHM
1523.11_03 - 2007-08-14
153
154 * fix an infinite recursion in ppport.h that could be
155 triggered by circular dependencies
156 * fix PERL_BCDREVISION, which wasn't BCD but simply
157 shifted decimal (just in time for 5.10)
158 * fix detection of macros that are not listed in the
159 implementation/dontwarn sections
160
679ad62d
MHM
1613.11_02 - 2007-08-13
162
163 * fix cpan #25372: special case sv_magic(sv, obj, how, name, 0)
164 * fix cpan #27906: [PATCH] add UTF8_MAXBYTES
165 (thanks to Steve Peters for providing a patch)
166 * added support for the following API
167 sv_2pv_flags
168 sv_2pvbyte_nolen
169 SV_CONST_RETURN
170 SV_COW_DROP_PV
171 SV_COW_SHARED_HASH_KEYS
172 SV_GMAGIC
173 SV_HAS_TRAILING_NUL
174 SV_IMMEDIATE_UNREF
175 sv_magic_portable
176 SV_MUTABLE_RETURN
177 SV_NOSTEAL
178 sv_pvn_force_flags
179 SV_SMAGIC
180 SV_UTF8_NO_ENCODING
181 SvPV_const
182 SvPV_flags
183 SvPV_flags_const
184 SvPV_flags_const_nolen
185 SvPV_flags_mutable
186 SvPV_force
187 SvPV_force_flags
188 SvPV_force_flags_mutable
189 SvPV_force_flags_nolen
190 SvPV_force_mutable
191 SvPV_force_nolen
192 SvPV_force_nomg_nolen
193 SvPV_mutable
194 SvPV_nolen_const
195 SvPV_nomg_const
196 SvPV_nomg_const_nolen
197 SvUOK
198 UTF8_MAXBYTES
199 * provide compatibility macros for vanished variables
200 PL_expect, PL_copline, PL_rsfp, PL_rsfp_filters
201 * add warnings support to ppport.h
202 * update ppport.h file searching logic
203 * add -c.inc and -xs.inc to the list of supported extensions
204 * document that --copy doesn't include the dot
205 * improve soak script and devel/buildperl.pl
206
a89b7ab8
MHM
2073.11_01 - 2007-03-23
208
209 * added support for the following API
210 PL_expect
211 load_module
212 vload_module
213 (thanks to Nicholas Clark for providing a patch)
214
d2dacc4f
MHM
2153.11 - 2007-02-14
216
217 * happy new year!
218
91de150c
MHM
2193.10_02 - 2006-12-02
220
221 * add two missing files
222
cac25305
MHM
2233.10_01 - 2006-12-02
224
225 * fix cpan #21239: Signals safe in Perl 5.8.0
226 * fix PL_ppaddr and PL_no_modify support 5.005 perls
227 * added dTHXR, aTHXR and aTHXR_ for API that need
228 the context argument in pre-5.6.0 perls
229 * added support for the following API
230 PL_DBsignal
231 PL_DBtrace
232 PL_laststatval
233 PL_statcache
234 * added tests for all PL_* variables
235 * added progress indicator to soak script
236 * added --test-archives option to buildperl.pl script
237 * added comments to all autogenerated files that
238 clearly indicate their purpose and origin
239
d31fb070
MHM
2403.10 - 2006-08-14
241
242 * remove timestamp from generated ppport.h
243
aef0a14c
MHM
2443.09_02 - 2006-07-25
245
246 * added support for the following API
247 my_strlcat
248 my_strlcpy
249 (thanks to Steve Peters for providing a patch)
250
1d088ed8
MHM
2513.09_01 - 2006-07-21
252
253 * avoid using 'glob' when running under miniperl
254
56093a11
MHM
2553.09 - 2006-07-08
256
257 * fix Makefile.PL's c_o override
258 * update API info
259 * improve soak script
260 - now counts warnings emitted during testing
261 - output is colored (can be turned off)
262 * add a section on integrating this module into
263 the core to the HACKERS file
264
78b4ff79
MHM
2653.08_07 - 2006-07-03
266
267 * fix cpan #20179: Licensing information for PPPort is
268 unclear
269 * only --unstrip a stripped ppport.h if an appropriate
270 version of Devel::PPPort is installed
271 * add a --version option to ppport.h
272
236afa0a
MHM
2733.08_06 - 2006-06-25
274
275 * fix breakage on MSWin32, where generating XS files on
276 the fly doesn't seem to work the same way as under Linux
277 (thanks to Sadahiro Tomoyuki for providing a patch)
278 * load the shared files only when testing the module
279 * remove PPPort.xs from CPAN distribution
280
216f5eae
MHM
2813.08_05 - 2006-06-23
282
283 * when in the core, generate PPPort.pm and PPPort.xs
284 automatically
285 * PPPort.pm can now be loaded by miniperl
286
ba120f6f
MHM
2873.08_04 - 2006-05-29
288
289 * update API info
290 * fix a bug in the automated API info generator that
291 caused slightly wrong output
292 * improve the speed of the automated API info generator;
293 we're now down from several hours to a few minutes
294
0c96388f
MHM
2953.08_03 - 2006-05-25
296
297 * update API info
298 * add devel/regenerate script to regenerate API info
299 * improve and speed up the development tools
300
c07deaaf
MHM
3013.08_02 - 2006-05-22
302
303 * fix a POD error
304 * added POD test
305 * changed hv_stores() to omit the hash parameter
306 * improve soak script
307 - can now search directories for perl executables
308 - can use only perl binaries of at least a certain
309 revision using the --min option
310 - sorts tests by perl version
311 - shows a summary of failed versions
312 * added support for the following API
313 PERL_USE_GCC_BRACE_GROUPS
314 PoisonFree
315 PoisonNew
316 PoisonWith
317 SvREFCNT_inc
318 SvREFCNT_inc_NN
319 SvREFCNT_inc_simple
320 SvREFCNT_inc_simple_NN
321 SvREFCNT_inc_simple_void
322 SvREFCNT_inc_simple_void_NN
323 SvREFCNT_inc_void
324 SvREFCNT_inc_void_NN
325
f2ab5a41
MHM
3263.08_01 - 2006-05-20
327
328 * update NOOP and dNOOP to include lint directives
329 * update API info (for 5.8.8 and 5.9.3)
330 * added support for the following API
331 ckWARN
332 dVAR
333 hv_fetchs
334 hv_stores
335 my_snprintf
336 newSVpvs
337 packWARN
338 PERL_ABS
339 PERL_UNUSED_ARG
340 PERL_UNUSED_CONTEXT
341 PERL_UNUSED_VAR
342 STR_WITH_LEN
343 sv_catpvs
344 sv_setpvs
345 SVf
346 SvVSTRING_mg
347 warner
348
e8b5c247
MHM
3493.08 - 2006-01-19
350
351 * thanks to Craig Berry for fixing my broken ppphtest
352 * add AUTHOR and ABSTRACT_FROM to Makefile.PL
353
0d0f8426
MHM
3543.07 - 2006-01-16
355
356 * improve internals documentation in HACKERS
357 * minor internal cleanups
358 * thanks to Steve Peters for adding support for
359 the following API
360 SvMAGIC_set
361 SvPVX_const
362 SvPVX_mutable
363 SvRV_set
364 SvSTASH_set
365 SvUV_set
366
3673.06_04 - 2005-10-30
368
369 * add --strip / --unstrip options
370 * added support for the following API
371 Newx
372 Newxc
373 Newxz
374 XSRETURN
375
3763.06_03 - 2005-10-18
377
378 * fix extra ')' in PPPort_pm.PL
379 * fix compiler warnings
380 * fix test for PL_signals
381 * fix API listing
382 * more tests
383
3843.06_02 - 2005-10-18
385
386 * improve devel/buildperl.pl utility
387 * added support for the following API
388 dAXMARK
389 PL_signals
390 PERL_SIGNALS_UNSAFE_FLAG
391 XSprePUSH
392
4a582685
NC
3933.06_01 - 2005-06-25
394
395 * fix --compat-version argument checking
396 * filter files passed on the command line by default
397 to make sure 'perl ppport.h *' does something useful
398 * add --nofilter option to override the filtering
399 * testsuite now hopefully supports MacOS Classic
400 * check definedness of PERL_UNUSED_DECL
401 * update API info
402
2dd69576
MHM
4033.06 - 2005-02-02
404
405 * fix cpan #11327: make fails with syntax error
406 * fix XCPT_* macros
407
9132e1a3
MHM
4083.05 - 2005-01-31
409
410 * fix a test for SvPV_nolen
411 * add more examples to tht documentation
412 * improve wording baseline information
413 * added support for the following API
414 dXCPT
415 dXSTARG
416 XCPT_CATCH
417 XCPT_RETHROW
418 XCPT_TRY_END
419 XCPT_TRY_START
420
04fc8b94
MHM
4213.04 - 2004-12-29
422
423 * fix a hint for sv_pvn_force
424 * fix VMS problem with unquoted command line arguments
425 not preserving case (perl change #23367)
426 * add --api-info switch for ppport.h
427
e4c28a9f
MHM
4283.03 - 2004-09-08
429
430 * MY_CXT_CLONE was broken
431
a745474a
MHM
4323.02 - 2004-09-08
433
434 * added support for the following API:
435 END_EXTERN_C
436 EXTERN_C
437 MY_CXT_CLONE
438 PERL_GCC_BRACE_GROUPS_FORBIDDEN
439 START_EXTERN_C
440 STMT_END
441 STMT_START
442
cd266515
MHM
4433.01 - 2004-08-23
444
445 * patchlevel.h tweak
446
87499469
MHM
4473.00_03 - 2004-08-20
448
449 * make sure the @INC path is kept up-to-date when changing
450 directories while running in the core test suite
451
841abb5c
MHM
4523.00_02 - 2004-08-19
453
454 * remove PPPort.pm and PPPort.xs dependencies from Makefile.PL,
455 as they can be rebuilt with a "make regen" when neccessary
456
96ad942f
MHM
4573.00_01 - 2004-08-17
458
459 * fixed problems with $^X in t/ppphtest.t when building in
460 the core on OpenBSD
461 * fixed a "duplicate dependencies" bug that could lead to
462 global NEED_'s where static NEED_'s are sufficient
463 * added support for the following API:
464 PL_DBsingle
465 PL_DBsub
466 PL_debstash
467 PL_diehook
468 PL_errgv
469 PL_no_modify
470 PL_perl_destruct_level
471 PL_ppaddr
472 PL_stack_sp
473 PL_sv_arenaroot
474 PL_tainted
475 PL_tainting
476 PUSHu
477 sv_catpvf_mg
478 sv_catpvf_mg_nocontext
479 sv_setpvf_mg
480 sv_setpvf_mg_nocontext
481 sv_vcatpvf
482 sv_vcatpvf_mg
483 sv_vsetpvf
484 sv_vsetpvf_mg
485 vnewSVpvf
486 XPUSHu
487
adfe19db
MHM
4883.00 - 2004-08-16
489
490 * added support for dAX and dITEMS, which got lost while
491 working on the 3.00 internals
492
4932.99_07 - 2004-08-13
494
495 * improve/check documentation
496 * add tests for CopFILE and CopSTASHPV
497 * add file headers
498 * some code cleanups
499
5002.99_06 - 2004-08-11
501
502 * --compat-version now considers all macros/functions
503 provided by Devel::PPPort, not only the documented API
504 * fixed: PL_rsfp was PL_rsfpv
505 * turn __PPPORT_NAME__ back to ppport.h, because the former
506 looks ugly on search.cpan.org
507
5082.99_05 - 2004-08-10
509
510 * --compat-version now also hides compatibility warnings for
511 unsupported API calls
512
5132.99_04 - 2004-08-10
514
515 * added code to check for correct INSTALLDIRS
516 * added --compat-version option to ppport.h script to only
517 check for compatibility with at least the given Perl version
518 * some small adjustments
519
5202.99_03 - 2004-08-09
521
522 * remove useless dependency from Makefile.PL (spotted by
523 Craig A. Berry)
524 * added checking for and replacement of C++ comments as
525 well as --cplusplus option to suppress it to ppport.h
526 script
527 * added more diagnostic output to ppport.h script
528 * added a hint for gv_stashpvn
529 * fixed the thread tests (spotted by Craig A. Berry)
530 * added more tests
531 * renamed and documented DPPP_NAMESPACE
532 * renamed some files
533
5342.99_02 - 2004-08-08
535
536 * second beta
537 * feature complete for 3.00
538 * implemented missing functionality for ppport.h script:
539 - can now perform global (i.e. multi-file) NEED_ checks
540 - checks source for missing aTHX arguments
541 - checks source for unsupported API calls
542 - can now lists provided and unsupported API
543 - can use Text::Diff on platforms without diff utility
544 - can use custom diff utility / options
545 - can write one patch against the module
546 - can write single copies with changes applied
547 * updated the documentation for Devel::PPPort and ppport.h
548 * added lots of tests for the ppport.h script
549 * merged tests for call_* eval_* from XS::APItest
550 * added HACKERS file to document internals
551 * now includes PPPort.pm, so you can read the full docs
552 using search.cpan.org
553
5542.99_01 - 2004-08-07
555
556 * first beta towards 3.00
557 * complete rework of internals
558 * autogenerated API-checks
559 * autogenerated .pm, .xs and .t files
560 * ppport.h changes:
561 - no static/global functions without explicit NEED_
562 - can now be run without -x
563 - now shows hints and dependencies
564 - now has POD documentation, so perldoc ppport.h works
565 - now has options
566 - now uses File::Find when available
567 * tested with multi-threaded (ithreads and 5.005-threads) perls
568 from 5.005 and single-threaded perls from 5.003 up to 5.9.x
569 * added support for the following API:
570 CopFILE
571 CopFILEAV
572 CopFILEGV
573 CopFILEGV_set
574 CopFILE_set
575 CopFILESV
576 CopSTASH
577 CopSTASH_eq
578 CopSTASHPV
579 CopSTASHPV_set
580 CopSTASH_set
581 CopyD
582 dUNDERBAR
583 IN_PERL_COMPILETIME
584 IV_MAX
585 IV_MIN
586 IVTYPE
587 memEQ
588 memNE
589 MoveD
590 mPUSHi
591 mPUSHn
592 mPUSHp
593 mPUSHu
594 mXPUSHi
595 mXPUSHn
596 mXPUSHp
597 mXPUSHu
598 newCONSTSUB
599 newSVuv
600 PERL_INT_MAX
601 PERL_INT_MIN
602 PERL_LONG_MAX
603 PERL_LONG_MIN
604 PERL_QUAD_MAX
605 PERL_QUAD_MIN
606 PERL_SHORT_MAX
607 PERL_SHORT_MIN
608 PERL_UCHAR_MAX
609 PERL_UCHAR_MIN
610 PERL_UINT_MAX
611 PERL_UINT_MIN
612 PERL_ULONG_MAX
613 PERL_ULONG_MIN
614 PERL_UQUAD_MAX
615 PERL_UQUAD_MIN
616 PERL_USHORT_MAX
617 PERL_USHORT_MIN
618 PL_hexdigit
619 PL_rsfp
620 Poison
621 PUSHmortal
622 sv_2pvbyte
623 sv_2pvbyte_nolen
624 sv_2pv_nolen
625 sv_2uv
626 sv_catpv_mg
627 sv_catpvn_mg
628 sv_catpvn_nomg
629 sv_catsv_mg
630 sv_catsv_nomg
631 SvGETMAGIC
632 SvIV_nomg
633 SvPV_force_nomg
634 sv_pvn
635 sv_pvn_force
636 sv_pvn_nomg
637 SvPV_nomg
638 sv_setiv_mg
639 sv_setnv_mg
640 sv_setpv_mg
641 sv_setpvn_mg
642 sv_setsv_mg
643 sv_setsv_nomg
644 sv_setuv
645 sv_setuv_mg
646 sv_usepvn_mg
647 sv_uv
648 SvUV
649 SvUV_nomg
650 SvUVx
651 SvUVX
652 SvUVXx
653 UNDERBAR
654 UV_MAX
655 UV_MIN
656 UVTYPE
657 XPUSHmortal
658 XSRETURN_UV
659 XST_mUV
660 ZeroD
661
2e3f9829
MHM
6622.008 - 20th October 2003
663
664 * eval_(pv|sv) added
665 * PERL_MAGIC_* added
666
d1bddb8e
TP
6672.007 - 18th September 2003
668
669 * small fix in grok_numeric_radix: variable was used uninitialized
670
e78280ee
TP
6712.006 - 8th September 2003
672
673 * call_(pv|sv|method|argv) added
674 * still compiler-warnings for grok_??? and 5.6.x, fixed
675
5af89305
TP
6762.005 - 2nd September 2003
677
678 * Some tweaks to grok_(hex|oct|bin) to make compiler warnings
679 go away for older perls
680 * grok_number and grok_numeric_radix added
681
7dcda430
TP
6822.004 - 22th August 2003
683
684 * Added grok_(hex|oct|bin) and related constants
685
e1fd986f
TP
6862.003 - 8th May 2003
687
688 * Added get_av, get_cv, get_hv and get_sv
44284200
JH
689
6902.002 - 2nd December 2001
691
692 * More portability issues in Makefile.PL addresed.
693 * Merged the Harness sub-module into Devel::PPPort
694 * More documentation in PPPort.pm
695
6962.001
697
698 * Some portability issues in Makefile.PL addresed.
699
7002.000
701
702 * Initial port to the perl core.
703
7041.007
705
706 * Original version of the module by Kenneth Albanowski.