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perldelta for 56f81afc0f, which is actually in 5.21.8
authorSteve Hay <steve.m.hay@googlemail.com>
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:11:16 +0000 (14:11 +0000)
committerSteve Hay <steve.m.hay@googlemail.com>
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 18:12:51 +0000 (18:12 +0000)
pod/perl5218delta.pod

index d77b2ff..5715a83 100644 (file)
@@ -601,6 +601,11 @@ pp_formline() didn't set the pointer used to mark the chop position,
 which led to the C<FF_MORE> case crashing with a segmentation fault.
 This has been fixed.  [perl #123538]
 
+=item *
+
+A possible buffer overrun and crash when parsing a literal pattern during
+regular expression compilation has been fixed.  [perl #123604]
+
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 =head1 Acknowledgements