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Getopt::Long 2.23 update (from Johan Vromans)
authorGurusamy Sarathy <gsar@cpan.org>
Sat, 18 Mar 2000 05:12:00 +0000 (05:12 +0000)
committerGurusamy Sarathy <gsar@cpan.org>
Sat, 18 Mar 2000 05:12:00 +0000 (05:12 +0000)
p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5799

Changes
lib/Getopt/Long.pm

diff --git a/Changes b/Changes
index b360d4e..e7980aa 100644 (file)
--- a/Changes
+++ b/Changes
@@ -95,6 +95,311 @@ Version v5.6.0
 --------------
 
 ____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5798] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/18  05:03:20
+        Log: recognize single-line declarations in xsubpp; add switches to
+             disable newfangled features (from Ilya Zakharevich)
+     Branch: perl
+          ! lib/ExtUtils/xsubpp
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5797] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/18  04:21:43
+        Log: make "\N{...}" enable utf8-ness correctly
+     Branch: perl
+          ! t/lib/charnames.t toke.c
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5796] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/18  04:03:08
+        Log: avoid mentioning Perl version in Configure question
+     Branch: perl
+          ! Configure
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5795] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/18  03:32:31
+        Log: better explanation of C<> tags (from Wolfgang Laun)
+     Branch: perl
+          ! pod/perlpod.pod
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5794] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/18  03:26:57
+        Log: make return values from match in a list context, as well as $& et
+             al propagate utf8-ness (from Graham Barr)
+     Branch: perl
+          ! mg.c pp_hot.c t/pragma/utf8.t
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5793] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/18  01:45:30
+        Log: Integrate with Sarathy.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+         !> hints/powerux.sh xsutils.c
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5792] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/18  01:08:25
+        Log: hints fixups for PowerMAX (from Tom Horsley)
+     Branch: perl
+          ! hints/powerux.sh
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5791] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  23:53:21
+        Log: make reftype() consistently croak on non-refs
+     Branch: perl
+          ! xsutils.c
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5790] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/17  23:41:36
+        Log: Integrate with Sarathy. 
+     Branch: cfgperl
+         !> configpm ext/Thread/Thread/Queue.pm
+         !> ext/Thread/Thread/Semaphore.pm ext/Thread/Thread/Specific.pm
+         !> lib/Pod/Find.pm lib/perl5db.pl perl.c pod/perldata.pod
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5789] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  22:37:21
+        Log: fix coredump when upgrading PL_sv_yes in a second call to
+             perl_construct() (from Doug MacEachern)
+     Branch: perl
+          ! perl.c
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5788] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  22:32:25
+        Log: make noTTY debugger option work again (from Paul Marquess)
+     Branch: perl
+          ! lib/perl5db.pl
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5787] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  17:00:05
+        Log: make Config.pm report sane errors with older perls
+     Branch: perl
+          ! configpm
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5786] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  16:48:20
+        Log: syntax errors in Thread::* (from Tom Christiansen)
+     Branch: perl
+          ! ext/Thread/Thread/Queue.pm ext/Thread/Thread/Semaphore.pm
+          ! ext/Thread/Thread/Specific.pm
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5785] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  16:45:34
+        Log: tweak perldata section on v-strings
+     Branch: perl
+          ! pod/perldata.pod
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5784] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  16:24:28
+        Log: missing file in change#5781
+     Branch: perl
+          ! lib/Pod/Find.pm
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5783] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/17  14:38:29
+        Log: Add the NEXTSTEP strftime %j bug to Known Problems.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+          ! pod/perldelta.pod
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5782] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/17  14:29:46
+        Log: Integrate with Sarathy.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+         !> embed.pl ext/B/B/Bblock.pm global.sym lib/File/Spec/Unix.pm
+         !> lib/open.pm objXSUB.h op.c perlapi.c pod/perlcompile.pod
+         !> pod/perldebug.pod sv.c t/comp/cpp.aux t/pod/testpchk.pl
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5781] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  06:19:17
+        Log: PodParser v1.13 update (from Brad Appleton)
+     Branch: perl
+          ! t/pod/testpchk.pl
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5780] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  05:42:45
+        Log: propagate CvFLAGS() into clones
+     Branch: perl
+          ! op.c
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5779] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  04:58:39
+        Log: documentation fixes from p5p
+     Branch: perl
+          ! ext/B/B/Bblock.pm lib/File/Spec/Unix.pm pod/perlcompile.pod
+          ! pod/perldebug.pod
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5778] By: bailey                                on 2000/03/17  04:23:35
+        Log: Quick pre-release fixes: clean up results in File::Spec::VMS and
+             switch dir test order in taint.t to accomodate DECCRTL extension.
+     Branch: vmsperl
+          ! lib/File/Spec/VMS.pm t/op/taint.t
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5777] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  04:13:27
+        Log: make attributes::reftype(*FOO{IO}) return "IO" instead of "UNKNOWN"
+             (from Tom Christiansen)
+     Branch: perl
+          ! sv.c
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5776] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/17  03:40:18
+        Log: More Todo.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+          ! Todo Todo-5.6
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5775] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  03:40:14
+        Log: s/:def/:DEFAULT/
+     Branch: perl
+          ! lib/open.pm
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5774] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  03:39:07
+        Log: export cv_undef() and cv_const_sv() (mod_perl uses them to
+             good advantage)
+     Branch: perl
+          ! embed.pl global.sym objXSUB.h perlapi.c
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5773] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  03:12:34
+        Log: remove non-ANSI parts in comp/cpp.t
+     Branch: perl
+          ! t/comp/cpp.aux
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5772] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/17  03:11:49
+        Log: Integrate with Sarathy.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+         !> configure.com embed.h embed.pl lib/CGI.pm
+         !> lib/ExtUtils/Mksymlists.pm lib/Pod/Man.pm perl.h
+         !> pod/pod2man.PL pod/pod2text.PL pp_sys.c vms/ext/vmsish.pm
+         !> vms/ext/vmsish.t vms/subconfigure.com vms/test.com
+         !> vms/vmsish.h
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5771] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/17  03:10:34
+        Log: Make the test easier to use.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+          ! t/op/sysio.t
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5770] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  03:04:33
+        Log: pod{man,text} updates from podlators-1.00 (from Russ Allbery)
+     Branch: perl
+          ! lib/Pod/Man.pm pod/pod2man.PL pod/pod2text.PL
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5769] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  02:53:39
+        Log: integrate vmsperl contents into mainline (no actual changes, since
+             cfgperl already had them all)
+     Branch: perl
+         !> configure.com lib/CGI.pm lib/ExtUtils/Mksymlists.pm perl.h
+         !> vms/ext/vmsish.pm vms/ext/vmsish.t vms/subconfigure.com
+         !> vms/test.com vms/vmsish.h
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5768] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  02:48:14
+        Log: fix signedness in test for syswrite() length argument
+     Branch: perl
+          ! pp_sys.c
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5767] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  02:38:51
+        Log: integrate cfgperl contents into mainline
+     Branch: perl
+         !> (integrate 28 files)
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5766] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/17  02:29:24
+        Log: Add "Known Problems" section.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+          ! pod/perldelta.pod
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5765] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/17  00:31:19
+        Log: add missing bincompat5005 #defines
+     Branch: perl
+          ! embed.h embed.pl
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5764] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/16  15:32:52
+        Log: pp_send() type tuning continues.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+          ! pp_sys.c
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5763] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/16  04:09:37
+        Log: Integrate with Sarathy.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+         !> embed.pl global.sym objXSUB.h perl.c perlapi.c
+         !> win32/perlhost.h win32/perllib.c win32/win32.h
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5762] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/16  04:06:36
+        Log: VMS patches from Dan Sugalski and Charles Bailey
+     Branch: cfgperl
+          ! configure.com ext/File/Glob/Glob.pm lib/CGI.pm
+          ! lib/ExtUtils/Mksymlists.pm vms/subconfigure.com
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5761] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/16  03:18:41
+        Log: due to an oversight during PERL_OBJECT migration, hosts created
+             by pseudo-fork were never being deleted, leading to a sizeable
+             memory leak; std FDs in pseudo-children are now closed
+             automatically to avoid resource leaks; basic infinite looping
+             fork() test works without leaking again in non-PERL_OBJECT
+             build
+     Branch: perl
+          ! embed.pl global.sym objXSUB.h perl.c perlapi.c
+          ! win32/perlhost.h win32/perllib.c win32/win32.h
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5760] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/16  01:50:13
+        Log: Fix pp_send() sizes (pass a Size_t, not an Off_t, and
+             return a SSize_t, not an Off_t); add a note about a slightly
+             similar situation in pp_truncate(); introduce $sizesize
+             for Configure; update EPOC, VOS, Win32, and VMS for the
+             sizesize; minor updates on the EPOC config file; reword
+             socklen_t message slightly; fix fpossize (though unused   currently)
+     Branch: cfgperl
+          ! Configure Porting/Glossary Porting/config.sh Porting/config_H
+          ! config_h.SH epoc/config.sh pp_sys.c vms/subconfigure.com
+          ! vos/config.def vos/config.h win32/config.bc win32/config.gc
+          ! win32/config.vc win32/config_H.bc win32/config_H.gc
+          ! win32/config_H.vc win32/config_h.PL win32/config_sh.PL
+     Branch: metaconfig/U/perl
+          ! d_socklen_t.U fpossize.U
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5759] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/15  23:47:11
+        Log: Integrate with Sarathy.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+         !> makedef.pl
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5758] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/15  23:46:17
+        Log: Retract #5767; replace it with a tested patch
+             from Anton Berezin.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+          ! hints/freebsd.sh
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5757] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/15  23:36:53
+        Log: Configure nits: do not use /tmp to avoid potential security
+             problems (Andy Dougherty: this does not fix the rampant
+             use of /tmp by the various utilities like C compilers, though.
+             Just don't run Configure as root if you care about security.),
+             fix man3dir bug (both from Andy Dougherty); fix hints files
+             not to use /tmp; retract #4993 (the description of the *symbols
+             variables is okay, after all); regen Configure.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+          ! Configure Porting/Glossary Porting/config.sh Porting/config_H
+          ! config_h.SH hints/dec_osf.sh hints/esix4.sh hints/newsos4.sh
+     Branch: metaconfig
+          + U/modified/d_flexfnam.U
+          ! U/installdirs/man3dir.U
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5756] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/15  22:20:06
+        Log: cater for FreeBSD 5.*
+     Branch: cfgperl
+          ! hints/freebsd.sh
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5755] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/15  22:00:57
+        Log: Add missing Windows O_ constants.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+          ! ext/Fcntl/Fcntl.pm ext/Fcntl/Fcntl.xs
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5754] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/15  19:56:37
+        Log: add PL_thr_key to export list under useithreads
+     Branch: perl
+          ! makedef.pl
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5753] By: jhi                                   on 2000/03/15  04:19:19
+        Log: Integrate with Sarathy.
+     Branch: cfgperl
+         !> (integrate 37 files)
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5752] By: bailey                                on 2000/03/15  03:45:28
+        Log: Make DEBUGGING a configurable option
+     Branch: vmsperl
+          ! configure.com
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5751] By: bailey                                on 2000/03/15  03:38:57
+        Log: Remove obsolete DCL symbol from subconfigure.com
+     Branch: vmsperl
+          ! vms/subconfigure.com
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5750] By: bailey                                on 2000/03/15  03:29:17
+        Log: Add VMS' default to the CGI.pm temp list (should update to File::Spec)
+     Branch: vmsperl
+          ! lib/CGI.pm
+         !> ext/File/Glob/Glob.pm
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5749] By: bailey                                on 2000/03/15  02:05:28
+        Log: Change test using obsolete %COnfig element
+     Branch: vmsperl
+          ! lib/ExtUtils/Mksymlists.pm
+____________________________________________________________________________
+[  5748] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/14  23:39:42
+        Log: update local_patches entry for RC2
+     Branch: perl
+          ! Changes patchlevel.h pod/perlhist.pod
+____________________________________________________________________________
 [  5747] By: gsar                                  on 2000/03/14  22:44:27
         Log: more warnings tidy-ups (from Paul Marquess)
      Branch: perl
index f9aa2e5..f474c7c 100644 (file)
@@ -36,7 +36,7 @@ BEGIN {
     require 5.004;
     use Exporter ();
     use vars     qw($VERSION @ISA @EXPORT @EXPORT_OK %EXPORT_TAGS);
-    $VERSION     = "2.22";
+    $VERSION     = "2.23";
 
     @ISA         = qw(Exporter);
     @EXPORT      = qw(&GetOptions $REQUIRE_ORDER $PERMUTE $RETURN_IN_ORDER);
@@ -108,12 +108,12 @@ __END__
 
 ################ AutoLoading subroutines ################
 
-# RCS Status      : $Id: GetoptLongAl.pl,v 2.26 2000-03-14 21:32:05+01 jv Exp $
+# RCS Status      : $Id: GetoptLongAl.pl,v 2.27 2000-03-17 09:07:26+01 jv Exp $
 # Author          : Johan Vromans
 # Created On      : Fri Mar 27 11:50:30 1998
 # Last Modified By: Johan Vromans
-# Last Modified On: Tue Mar 14 21:09:46 2000
-# Update Count    : 50
+# Last Modified On: Fri Mar 17 09:00:09 2000
+# Update Count    : 55
 # Status          : Released
 
 sub GetOptions {
@@ -137,7 +137,7 @@ sub GetOptions {
     print STDERR ("GetOpt::Long $Getopt::Long::VERSION ",
                  "called from package \"$pkg\".",
                  "\n  ",
-                 'GetOptionsAl $Revision: 2.26 $ ',
+                 'GetOptionsAl $Revision: 2.27 $ ',
                  "\n  ",
                  "ARGV: (@ARGV)",
                  "\n  ",
@@ -423,8 +423,10 @@ sub GetOptions {
                            &{$linkage{$opt}}($opt, $arg);
                        };
                        print STDERR ("=> die($@)\n") if $debug && $@ ne '';
-                       if ( $@ =~ /^FINISH\b/ ) {
-                           $goon = 0;
+                       if ( $@ =~ /^!/ ) {
+                           if ( $@ =~ /^!FINISH\b/ ) {
+                               $goon = 0;
+                           }
                        }
                        elsif ( $@ ne '' ) {
                            warn ($@);
@@ -491,8 +493,10 @@ sub GetOptions {
                    &$cb ($tryopt);
                };
                print STDERR ("=> die($@)\n") if $debug && $@ ne '';
-               if ( $@ =~ /^FINISH\b/ ) {
-                   $goon = 0;
+               if ( $@ =~ /^!/ ) {
+                   if ( $@ =~ /^!FINISH\b/ ) {
+                       $goon = 0;
+                   }
                }
                elsif ( $@ ne '' ) {
                    warn ($@);
@@ -1129,10 +1133,10 @@ the desired error message as its argument. GetOptions() will catch the
 die(), issue the error message, and record that an error result must
 be returned upon completion.
 
-It is also possible for a user-defined subroutine to preliminary
-terminate options processing by calling die() with argument
-C<"FINISH">. GetOptions will react as if it encountered a double dash
-C<-->.
+If the text of the error message starts with an exclamantion mark C<!>
+it is interpreted specially by GetOptions(). There is currently one
+special command implemented: C<die("!FINISH")> will cause GetOptions()
+to stop processing options, as if it encountered a double dash C<-->.
 
 =head2 Options with multiple names