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perldelta for acb187b49 (part of #69456)
authorFather Chrysostomos <sprout@cpan.org>
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:42:29 +0000 (06:42 -0700)
committerFather Chrysostomos <sprout@cpan.org>
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:58:26 +0000 (06:58 -0700)
pod/perldelta.pod

index 4cdfafd..eb5aa35 100644 (file)
@@ -382,6 +382,12 @@ Compile-time checking of constant dereferencing (e.g.,
 C<< my_constant->() >>) has been removed, since it was not taking
 overloading into account.  [perl #69456] [perl #122607]
 
+=item *
+
+Constant dereferencing now works correctly for typeglob constants.
+Previously the glob was stringified and its name looked up.  Now the glob
+itself is used.  [perl #69456]
+
 =back
 
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