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perldelta for prototype($1)
authorFather Chrysostomos <sprout@cpan.org>
Fri, 8 Jun 2012 06:35:16 +0000 (23:35 -0700)
committerFather Chrysostomos <sprout@cpan.org>
Fri, 8 Jun 2012 06:51:13 +0000 (23:51 -0700)
pod/perldelta.pod

index 3d80c5f..9376707 100644 (file)
@@ -443,6 +443,12 @@ nulls through unchanged [perl #97478].
 
 =item *
 
+C<prototype> now treats magical variables like C<$1> the same way as
+non-magical variables when checking for the CORE:: prefix, instead of
+treating them as subroutine names.
+
+=item *
+
 Under threaded perls, a run-time code block in a regular expression could
 corrupt the package name stored in the op tree, resulting in bad reads
 in C<caller>, and possibly crashes [perl #113060].