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perldelta for PL_stashcacheh and glob-to-glob assignment (210fdecd4)
authorFather Chrysostomos <sprout@cpan.org>
Mon, 10 Jun 2013 08:12:26 +0000 (01:12 -0700)
committerFather Chrysostomos <sprout@cpan.org>
Mon, 10 Jun 2013 08:23:10 +0000 (01:23 -0700)
pod/perldelta.pod

index a0f01fc..33e555b 100644 (file)
@@ -569,6 +569,13 @@ Through certain conundrums, it is possible to cause the current package to
 be freed.  Certain operators (C<bless>, C<reset>, C<open>, C<eval>) could
 not cope and would crash.  They have been made more resilient. [RT #117941]
 
+=item *
+
+Aliasing filehandles through glob-to-glob assignment would not update
+internal method caches properly if a package of the same name as the
+filehandle existed, resulting in filehandle method calls going to the
+package instead.  This has been fixed.
+
 =back
 
 =head1 Known Problems