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25 years agoMiscellaneous updates
Perl 5 Porters [Thu, 14 Mar 1996 22:12:12 +0000 (22:12 +0000)]
Miscellaneous updates

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: pp_sys.c
Perl 5 Porters [Thu, 29 Feb 1996 01:16:12 +0000 (01:16 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: pp_sys.c

Change run to runops; add cast to insure signed type
when computing difference between two times

25 years agoChange calling sequence for VMS-specific routine
Perl 5 Porters [Wed, 20 Mar 1996 01:48:49 +0000 (01:48 +0000)]
Change calling sequence for VMS-specific routine

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: pp_ctl.c
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 24 Mar 1996 11:19:20 +0000 (11:19 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: pp_ctl.c

Change run to runops, and e_fp test to use e_tmpname, since
e_fp is reset to 0 when file is closed in perl.c

25 years agoIncorporate new single-statement macros
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 09:48:02 +0000 (09:48 +0000)]
Incorporate new single-statement macros

25 years agoUse $^O, plus miscellaneous minor bugfixen
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 10:15:33 +0000 (10:15 +0000)]
Use $^O, plus miscellaneous minor bugfixen

25 years agoUpdate to match xsubpp 1.935, and mention XSRETURN_EMPTY
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 09:54:13 +0000 (09:54 +0000)]
Update to match xsubpp 1.935, and mention XSRETURN_EMPTY

25 years agoAdd descriptions for $^E and $^O, and squash a typo.
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 08:10:18 +0000 (08:10 +0000)]
Add descriptions for $^E and $^O, and squash a typo.

25 years agoOnce more, the disappearing typo!
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 07:12:54 +0000 (07:12 +0000)]
Once more, the disappearing typo!

25 years ago. . . and another typo gone.
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 07:12:46 +0000 (07:12 +0000)]
. . . and another typo gone.

25 years agoYes, you guessed it -- a typos fixed
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 07:12:42 +0000 (07:12 +0000)]
Yes, you guessed it -- a typos fixed

25 years agoExplain \ in prototypes, and fix var name in example
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 18 Mar 1996 01:28:00 +0000 (01:28 +0000)]
Explain \ in prototypes, and fix var name in example

25 years agoUpdate usage summary and -M description; style changes in =items
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 09:35:30 +0000 (09:35 +0000)]
Update usage summary and -M description; style changes in =items

25 years agoMore o' them pesky typos fixed
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 07:12:27 +0000 (07:12 +0000)]
More o' them pesky typos fixed

25 years agoMore miscellaneous typos fixed
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 07:12:23 +0000 (07:12 +0000)]
More miscellaneous typos fixed

25 years agoAdd warning about calling sv_setsv on temp SVs
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 22 Mar 1996 04:52:41 +0000 (04:52 +0000)]
Add warning about calling sv_setsv on temp SVs

25 years agoFix miscellaneous typos; add list of functions new in Perl5
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 18 Mar 1996 01:32:28 +0000 (01:32 +0000)]
Fix miscellaneous typos; add list of functions new in Perl5

25 years agoFix miscellaneous typos
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 07:12:18 +0000 (07:12 +0000)]
Fix miscellaneous typos

25 years agoUpdate usage synopsis; fix miscellaneous typos
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 09:34:36 +0000 (09:34 +0000)]
Update usage synopsis; fix miscellaneous typos

25 years agoChange \t to spaces (don't know who doesn't like \t)
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 15 Mar 1996 08:24:03 +0000 (08:24 +0000)]
Change \t to spaces (don't know who doesn't like \t)

25 years agoUse .pm only if no .pod is present; fix typo in docs
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 09:33:00 +0000 (09:33 +0000)]
Use .pm only if no .pod is present; fix typo in docs

25 years agoAssume EMBED and add Perl_ prefix to symbol names
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 06:52:10 +0000 (06:52 +0000)]
Assume EMBED and add Perl_ prefix to symbol names

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: perl.h
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 10:31:40 +0000 (10:31 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: perl.h

Provide hook for single-statement macro definitions which
keeps different C compilers happy; add $^O and local patch list

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: perl.c
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 24 Mar 1996 11:18:11 +0000 (11:18 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: perl.c

Make usage() static and update message, add information to -v; change
run to runops; initialize $^O; initialize global pointer to list of
local patches (do we need this as a global?); reset e_fp when file
is closed; update VMS support

25 years agoUpdate SUBVERSION; add mechanism for listing local patches
Perl 5 Porters [Tue, 19 Mar 1996 13:04:52 +0000 (13:04 +0000)]
Update SUBVERSION; add mechanism for listing local patches

25 years agoUpdate OS/2-specific C header file
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 09:51:02 +0000 (09:51 +0000)]
Update OS/2-specific C header file

25 years agoUpdate OS/2-specific C routines
Perl 5 Porters [Tue, 19 Mar 1996 00:06:35 +0000 (00:06 +0000)]
Update OS/2-specific C routines

25 years agoUpdate OS/2 support
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 15 Mar 1996 07:43:05 +0000 (07:43 +0000)]
Update OS/2 support

25 years agoChange run to runops
Perl 5 Porters [Thu, 29 Feb 1996 03:30:27 +0000 (03:30 +0000)]
Change run to runops

25 years agoUpdate to reflect subversions and signal handling patch
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 11:01:57 +0000 (11:01 +0000)]
Update to reflect subversions and signal handling patch

25 years agoOS/2 update: add initialization macro
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 15 Mar 1996 07:42:40 +0000 (07:42 +0000)]
OS/2 update: add initialization macro

25 years agoAdd get/set magic for $^E and $^O
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 08:22:18 +0000 (08:22 +0000)]
Add get/set magic for $^E and $^O

25 years agoUpdate to reflect new and removed files; fix typo in Shell.pm description
Perl 5 Porters [Tue, 19 Mar 1996 00:19:41 +0000 (00:19 +0000)]
Update to reflect new and removed files; fix typo in Shell.pm description

25 years agoUpdate for OS/2 support: variable file extensions, invoke shell explicitly
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 15 Mar 1996 08:23:58 +0000 (08:23 +0000)]
Update for OS/2 support: variable file extensions, invoke shell explicitly

25 years agoUpdate for OS/2 support: variables for file extensions and names
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 15 Mar 1996 07:42:37 +0000 (07:42 +0000)]
Update for OS/2 support: variables for file extensions and names

25 years agoMove quotewords() explanation into body of routine
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 09:33:03 +0000 (09:33 +0000)]
Move quotewords() explanation into body of routine

25 years agoCorrect typo: Socket --> Syslog
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 09:38:10 +0000 (09:38 +0000)]
Correct typo: Socket --> Syslog

25 years agoUse Sys::Hostname only when necessary
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 11:21:09 +0000 (11:21 +0000)]
Use Sys::Hostname only when necessary

25 years agoUse $^O; update VMS support
Perl 5 Porters [Thu, 14 Mar 1996 02:36:04 +0000 (02:36 +0000)]
Use $^O; update VMS support

25 years agoAccept old (') and new (::) package delimiters
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 11:26:25 +0000 (11:26 +0000)]
Accept old (') and new (::) package delimiters

25 years agoMinor bugfixes
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 07:15:32 +0000 (07:15 +0000)]
Minor bugfixes

25 years ago5.002-style -w cleanup
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 18 Mar 1996 01:22:30 +0000 (01:22 +0000)]
5.002-style -w cleanup

25 years agoMinor change to make -w clean
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 07:17:33 +0000 (07:17 +0000)]
Minor change to make -w clean

25 years agoMiscellaneous bugfixes; use $^O
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 18 Mar 1996 01:24:39 +0000 (01:24 +0000)]
Miscellaneous bugfixes; use $^O

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: lib/File/Copy.pm
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 22 Mar 1996 01:10:06 +0000 (01:10 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: lib/File/Copy.pm

Add support for VMS and OS/2 system-level copy and $^O;
update documentation

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: lib/File/Basename.pm
Perl 5 Porters [Tue, 12 Mar 1996 05:28:25 +0000 (05:28 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: lib/File/Basename.pm

Use $^O, and add separator to dirname() result under Unix and MSDOS
when returning '.'

25 years agoUpdated to v1.935
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 10:30:09 +0000 (10:30 +0000)]
Updated to v1.935

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: lib/ExtUtils/testlib.pm
Perl 5 Porters [Wed, 6 Mar 1996 05:31:42 +0000 (05:31 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: lib/ExtUtils/testlib.pm

Added to MakeMaker 5.26 to simplify manual testing of uninstalled
extensions

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: lib/ExtUtils/MM_VMS.pm
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 18 Mar 1996 11:13:30 +0000 (11:13 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: lib/ExtUtils/MM_VMS.pm

Update to MakeMaker 5.26, and convert to primarily selfloaded package
(using own AUTOLOAD at the moment, since it's not overridden anywhere;
convert to SelfLoader when methods are overridden in another package)

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: lib/ExtUtils/MM_Unix.pm
Perl 5 Porters [Tue, 19 Mar 1996 11:40:52 +0000 (11:40 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: lib/ExtUtils/MM_Unix.pm

Update to MakeMaker 5.26 -- principally VMS support, plus some OS/2
updates and minor fixes.  Converted back to SelfLoader so overridden
methods aren't compiled on non-Unix systems.

25 years agoUse $^O; don't use Config unless we need it
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 10:13:20 +0000 (10:13 +0000)]
Use $^O; don't use Config unless we need it

25 years agoUse $^O
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 10:18:21 +0000 (10:18 +0000)]
Use $^O

25 years agoUpdate to MakeMaker 5.26: $^O, File::Copy, and move docs to bottom
Perl 5 Porters [Tue, 12 Mar 1996 05:23:29 +0000 (05:23 +0000)]
Update to MakeMaker 5.26: $^O, File::Copy, and move docs to bottom

25 years agoUpdate to MakeMaker 5.26; update VMS support
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 10:12:58 +0000 (10:12 +0000)]
Update to MakeMaker 5.26; update VMS support

25 years agoChange to use $^O and &Cwd:cwd
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 10:19:33 +0000 (10:19 +0000)]
Change to use $^O and &Cwd:cwd

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: lib/ExtUtils/Install.pm
Perl 5 Porters [Thu, 7 Mar 1996 23:01:52 +0000 (23:01 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: lib/ExtUtils/Install.pm

Update to MakeMaker 5.26, including VMS support and $^O.  Change over
to SelfLoader, to avoid AutoLoader tricks during main build

25 years agoAdd $^E and $^O
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 08:03:38 +0000 (08:03 +0000)]
Add $^E and $^O

25 years agoPull in constants from socket.ph
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 10:28:30 +0000 (10:28 +0000)]
Pull in constants from socket.ph

25 years agoUpdate to use $^O
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 15 Mar 1996 03:49:14 +0000 (03:49 +0000)]
Update to use $^O

25 years agoOS/2 and $^O updates, and first-pass general cleanup
Perl 5 Porters [Tue, 19 Mar 1996 12:03:47 +0000 (12:03 +0000)]
OS/2 and $^O updates, and first-pass general cleanup

25 years agoUpdate OS/2 support, and first-pass general cleanup
Perl 5 Porters [Tue, 19 Mar 1996 11:57:39 +0000 (11:57 +0000)]
Update OS/2 support, and first-pass general cleanup

25 years agoAdd hints for new users, and miscellaneous updates from Andy Dougherty
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 18 Mar 1996 23:46:01 +0000 (23:46 +0000)]
Add hints for new users, and miscellaneous updates from Andy Dougherty

25 years agoUpdate
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 15 Mar 1996 08:24:00 +0000 (08:24 +0000)]
Update

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: hints/dynixptx.sh
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 11:23:42 +0000 (11:23 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: hints/dynixptx.sh

Add hints file for Dynix/ptx 4; Configure doesn't yet recognize
it, but will soon (mod Andy's schedule), and offers it in the
list of possibilities now.

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: hints/bsdos.sh
Perl 5 Porters [Sat, 23 Mar 1996 10:55:33 +0000 (10:55 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: hints/bsdos.sh

Update BSD/OS hints file to newer version shipped with Perl 5.001m,
but comment out sig_name assignment, since it doesn't have a parallel
sig_num.  Configure should do ok now, though, according to Andy Dougherty.

25 years agoAdd $^E and $^O to special vars, and change run to runops
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 08:02:40 +0000 (08:02 +0000)]
Add $^E and $^O to special vars, and change run to runops

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: global.sym
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 08:10:50 +0000 (08:10 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: global.sym

Add several missing symbols, and change run to runops, so its
EMBEDded name doesn't collide with perl_run in case-insensitive
linkers

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: ext/POSIX/POSIX.xs
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 15 Mar 1996 08:02:33 +0000 (08:02 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: ext/POSIX/POSIX.xs

VMS update: emulate several near misses in signal handling, and
slightly different header file structure.  (Yes, it's not strictly
POSIX, but it's close.)

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: ext/FileHandle/FileHandle.pm
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 11:27:50 +0000 (11:27 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: ext/FileHandle/FileHandle.pm

Remove English, since it slows both FileHandle initialization and
regexp evaluation throughout any program that uses FileHandle

25 years agoConvert to use $^O and Config's $dl_so instead of hard-wired .o
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 11:01:55 +0000 (11:01 +0000)]
Convert to use $^O and Config's $dl_so instead of hard-wired .o

25 years agoOS/2 update
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 15 Mar 1996 07:42:12 +0000 (07:42 +0000)]
OS/2 update

25 years agoMake EMBED the default, unless overridden by -DNO_EMBED
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 07:02:14 +0000 (07:02 +0000)]
Make EMBED the default, unless overridden by -DNO_EMBED

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: embed.h
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 08:34:39 +0000 (08:34 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: embed.h

EMBED is now the default, unless overridden by -DNO_EMBED on
the cc command line.  Also adds several missing symbols.

25 years agoFix BIT_BUCKET, and add stubs for macros used by OS/2
Perl 5 Porters [Sun, 17 Mar 1996 10:27:32 +0000 (10:27 +0000)]
Fix BIT_BUCKET, and add stubs for macros used by OS/2

25 years agoProvide default value for $^O in C
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 11 Mar 1996 07:56:22 +0000 (07:56 +0000)]
Provide default value for $^O in C

25 years agoUpdated to reflect sigjmp and $^O patches
Perl 5 Porters [Mon, 18 Mar 1996 03:28:50 +0000 (03:28 +0000)]
Updated to reflect sigjmp and $^O patches

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: Configure
Perl 5 Porters [Tue, 19 Mar 1996 02:13:12 +0000 (02:13 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: Configure

Use SUBVERSION in default value for $archlib, so development
and production architecture-dependent libs can coexist
(Sorry; I don't have metaconfig, so this is a direct patch
against Configure.)

25 years agoAdded warning about fixed /x regexps -- # now always starts a comment
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 15 Mar 1996 08:19:14 +0000 (08:19 +0000)]
Added warning about fixed /x regexps -- # now always starts a comment

25 years agoperl 5.002_01: [patch re-organisation and introduction]
Charles Bailey [Thu, 21 Mar 1996 00:00:00 +0000 (00:00 +0000)]
perl 5.002_01: [patch re-organisation and introduction]

This is my patch _01 to perl 5.002.

The bulk of this patch consists of VMS and OS/2 updates, and the
conversion to use EMBED as the default when building Perl.  It
also includes miscellaneous bugfixes, corrections to the pods,
and minor additions, notably the new $^E and $^O variables.

[editor's note: the changes between this and the perl-5.002_01 tag are
the individual changes in the patch set]

25 years agoperl 5.002 perl-5.002
Andy Dougherty [Thu, 29 Feb 1996 00:49:33 +0000 (16:49 -0800)]
perl 5.002

[editor's note: changes seem to be mostly module updates,
documentation changes and some perl API macro additions]

25 years agoperl 5.002gamma: utils/h2xs.PL
Perl 5 Porters [Tue, 6 Feb 1996 02:30:34 +0000 (20:30 -0600)]
perl 5.002gamma: utils/h2xs.PL

>From roehrich@cray.comTue Feb  6 10:10:30 1996
>Date: Mon, 5 Feb 1996 20:30:34 -0600
>From: Dean Roehrich <roehrich@cray.com>
>To: perl5-porters@africa.nicoh.com
>Subject: h2xs 1.15
>
>This is h2xs version 1.15.  Apply over beta3.
>
>From roehrich@cray.comWed Feb  7 09:17:51 1996
>Date: Tue, 6 Feb 1996 18:31:53 -0600
>From: Dean Roehrich <roehrich@cray.com>
>To: perl5-porters@africa.nicoh.com
>Subject: h2xs 1.16
>
>Following a suggestion from PaulM, I have updated the AUTOLOAD() that h2xs
>creates.  It uses Carp::croak now.

25 years agoNETaa15204 patch problem
Rudolph Todd Maceyko [Tue, 6 Feb 1996 23:16:55 +0000 (18:16 -0500)]
NETaa15204 patch problem

25 years agoRe: Strange coredump in Tk
Tim Bunce [Sat, 3 Feb 1996 08:50:59 +0000 (08:50 +0000)]
Re: Strange coredump in Tk

Move perl_init_i18nl14n here from miniperlmain.c.

25 years agoBeta3: Fix for FILE leak when "use" fails
Chip Salzenberg [Thu, 8 Feb 1996 19:18:24 +0000 (14:18 -0500)]
Beta3: Fix for FILE leak when "use" fails

This patch fixes a file leak triggered by "use" or "require" errors.
I think it's of fairly high priority...

25 years agoBeta3: Ensure hex() and oct() positive [edited]
Chip Salzenberg [Sat, 3 Feb 1996 17:42:13 +0000 (12:42 -0500)]
Beta3: Ensure hex() and oct() positive [edited]

This patch ensures that hex() and oct() always return positive values.

25 years agoVMS updates.
Perl 5 Porters [Thu, 8 Feb 1996 03:23:31 +0000 (03:23 +0000)]
VMS updates.

25 years agoPatches for test suit for better portability
Ilya Zakharevich [Sun, 4 Feb 1996 21:38:11 +0000 (16:38 -0500)]
Patches for test suit for better portability

This does not change actual tests, but improves support code such that
an early bail out does not happen if environment is not Unixish.

25 years agoRe: Beta3: Fix bad warning on bitwise ops
Larry Wall [Wed, 7 Feb 1996 23:26:46 +0000 (15:26 -0800)]
Re: Beta3: Fix bad warning on bitwise ops

25 years agoAvoid unreferenced stub for VMS.
Perl 5 Porters [Thu, 8 Feb 1996 02:30:05 +0000 (02:30 +0000)]
Avoid unreferenced stub for VMS.

25 years agoPatch to use sh under OS/2
Ilya Zakharevich [Thu, 8 Feb 1996 08:02:19 +0000 (03:02 -0500)]
Patch to use sh under OS/2

25 years agoBeta3: Combine code: provide_refs
Chip Salzenberg [Sat, 3 Feb 1996 17:45:32 +0000 (12:45 -0500)]
Beta3: Combine code: provide_refs

25 years agoperl 5.002gamma: pp.c
Perl 5 Porters [Sat, 3 Feb 1996 17:45:32 +0000 (12:45 -0500)]
perl 5.002gamma: pp.c

>From salzench@dun.nielsen.comSat Feb  3 15:18:05 1996
>Date: Sat, 3 Feb 1996 12:45:32 -0500 (EST)
>From: Chip Salzenberg <salzench@dun.nielsen.com>
>Reply to: chip@atlantic.net
>To: Perl 5 Porters <perl5-porters@africa.nicoh.com>
>Subject: Beta3: Combine code: provide_refs

>From lwall@sems.comWed Feb  7 09:10:55 1996
>Date: Tue, 06 Feb 96 14:52:41 -0800
>From: Larry Wall <lwall@sems.com>
>To: perl5-porters@africa.nicoh.com
>Subject: study still busted

25 years agoUpdate to match new home of Pod::Functions.
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 9 Feb 1996 01:15:20 +0000 (01:15 +0000)]
Update to match new home of Pod::Functions.

25 years agoperl 5.002gamma: pod/pod2man.PL
Perl 5 Porters [Thu, 8 Feb 1996 02:47:25 +0000 (20:47 -0600)]
perl 5.002gamma: pod/pod2man.PL

>From Richard_Ohnemus@dallas.csd.sterling.comThu Feb  8 10:09:31 1996
>Date: Wed, 7 Feb 1996 20:47:25 -0600 (CST)
>From: Richard Ohnemus <Richard_Ohnemus@dallas.csd.sterling.com>
>To: perl5-porters@africa.nicoh.com
>Subject: small bug in pod2man

pod2man will generate incorrect man pages if the pod file name has more than
1 dot ('.') in it.

>From kjahds@kjahds.comFri Feb  9 12:56:50 1996
>Date: Fri, 9 Feb 1996 12:06:23 -0500 (EST)
>From: Kenneth Albanowski <kjahds@kjahds.com>
>To: Peter Wolfe <wolfe@teloseng.com>
>Cc: tchrist@mox.perl.com, roderick@gate.net, doughera@lafcol.lafayette.edu,
>    perl5-porters@africa.nicoh.com
>Subject: Re: pod2man patch

[Fixes .bd command ]

25 years agoperl 5.002gamma: pod/perlxstut.pod
Perl 5 Porters [Sat, 10 Feb 1996 01:32:31 +0000 (17:32 -0800)]
perl 5.002gamma: pod/perlxstut.pod

>From okamoto@hpcc123.corp.hp.comSun Feb 11 21:28:55 1996
>Date: Fri, 9 Feb 1996 17:32:31 -0800
>From: Jeff Okamoto <okamoto@hpcc123.corp.hp.com>
>To: perl5-porters@africa.nicoh.com
>Subject: Perlxstut, 2/9 version
>
>Here's the latest version.  It should address all the comments that were made
>in the last release.

>From Tim.Bunce@ig.co.ukSun Feb 11 21:29:11 1996
>Date: Sat, 10 Feb 1996 08:34:48 +0000
>From: Tim Bunce <Tim.Bunce@ig.co.uk>
>To: perl5-porters@africa.nicoh.com, okamoto@hpcc123.corp.hp.com
>Cc: doughera@lafcol.lafayette.edu
>Subject: Re: Perlxstut, 2/9 version

[Use Mytest instead of mytest -- reserve lower case for pragmas.]

25 years agoAutomagically updated.
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 9 Feb 1996 01:18:43 +0000 (01:18 +0000)]
Automagically updated.

25 years agoTie::Hash update.
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 9 Feb 1996 01:17:02 +0000 (01:17 +0000)]
Tie::Hash update.

25 years agopod2man-inspired cleanups.
Perl 5 Porters [Fri, 9 Feb 1996 00:09:03 +0000 (00:09 +0000)]
pod2man-inspired cleanups.

25 years ago[deprecate %OVERLOAD]
Ilya Zakharevich [Mon, 5 Feb 1996 19:45:07 +0000 (14:45 -0500)]
[deprecate %OVERLOAD]

Chip Salzenberg writes:
>
> According to Paul Marquess:
> >  use vars qw($VERSION @ISA @EXPORT);
>
> It would be safe to add @EXPORT_OK, @EXPORT_FAIL, %EXPORT_TAGS, and
> %OVERLOAD.

You remind me ;-)

25 years agotied() documentation
Roderick Schertler [Wed, 7 Feb 1996 17:11:21 +0000 (12:11 -0500)]
tied() documentation

Here's some documentation for tied(), there doesn't seem to be any in
2b3.  Also included is a small comment in the FIRSTKEY() hash example of
perltie.pod, I had to look twice when I first saw the code and I thought
others might benefit from the explanation.