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perldelta for #114576 (XS lvalue subs)
authorFather Chrysostomos <sprout@cpan.org>
Wed, 5 Jun 2013 20:00:34 +0000 (13:00 -0700)
committerFather Chrysostomos <sprout@cpan.org>
Thu, 6 Jun 2013 00:50:00 +0000 (17:50 -0700)
pod/perldelta.pod

index 34a47cf..a3c2aec 100644 (file)
@@ -481,6 +481,13 @@ Fixed a small number of regexp constructions that could either fail to
 match or crash perl when the string being matched against was
 allocated above the 2GB line on 32-bit systems. [RT #118175]
 
+=item *
+
+Perl v5.16 inadvertently introduced a bug whereby calls to XSUBs that were
+not visible at compile time were treated as lvalues and could be assigned
+to, even when the subroutine was not an lvalue sub.  This has been fixed.
+[RT #117947]
+
 =back
 
 =head1 Known Problems