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perldelta for fb5e77103dd4, 35608a1658fe
authorTony Cook <tony@develop-help.com>
Thu, 30 May 2019 00:33:40 +0000 (10:33 +1000)
committerTony Cook <tony@develop-help.com>
Thu, 30 May 2019 00:33:40 +0000 (10:33 +1000)
pod/perldelta.pod

index 83529ef..6567fd0 100644 (file)
@@ -363,7 +363,10 @@ files in F<ext/> and F<lib/> are best summarized in L</Modules and Pragmata>.
 
 =item *
 
-XXX
+close() on a pipe now preemptively clears the PerlIO object from the
+IO SV.  This prevents a second attempt to close the already closed
+PerlIO object if a signal handler calls die() or exit() while close()
+is waiting for the child process to complete.  [perl #122112]
 
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