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perldelta for 6c3320363f6cd
authorTony Cook <tony@develop-help.com>
Tue, 3 Sep 2019 01:15:23 +0000 (11:15 +1000)
committerTony Cook <tony@develop-help.com>
Tue, 3 Sep 2019 01:15:23 +0000 (11:15 +1000)
pod/perldelta.pod

index 06c3af6..20166e5 100644 (file)
@@ -339,9 +339,14 @@ L</Modules and Pragmata> section.
 
 =over 4
 
-=item XXX-some-platform
+=item Win32
 
-XXX
+The locale tests could crash on Win32 due to a Windows bug, and
+separately due to the CRT throwing an exception if the locale name
+wasn't validly encoded in the current code page.
+
+For the second we now decode the locale name ourselves, and always
+decode it as UTF-8.  [perl #133981]
 
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