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generic perldelta entry for prototype changes
authorFather Chrysostomos <sprout@cpan.org>
Mon, 15 Aug 2011 19:45:28 +0000 (12:45 -0700)
committerFather Chrysostomos <sprout@cpan.org>
Mon, 15 Aug 2011 19:47:34 +0000 (12:47 -0700)
pod/perldelta.pod

index 8067780..6b68c5a 100644 (file)
@@ -490,8 +490,9 @@ no-op otherwise), but that may be rectified in a future version.
 
 =item *
 
-C<lock>'s prototype has been corrected to C<(\[$@%&*])> from C<(\$)>, which
-was just wrong.
+The prototypes of several built-in functions--C<getprotobynumber>, C<lock>,
+C<not> and C<select>--have been corrected, or at least are now closer to
+reality than before.
 
 =item *