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21 years agopwent.pm doc tweak (from Tom Christiansen)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 18:01:28 +0000 (18:01 +0000)]
pwent.pm doc tweak (from Tom Christiansen)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5832

21 years agounsigned is a more reasonable socksizetype default (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 17:57:31 +0000 (17:57 +0000)]
unsigned is a more reasonable socksizetype default (from
Laszlo <ml1050@freemail.hu>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5831

21 years agotaint.t shouldn't fail where IPC::SysV unavailable
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 17:40:20 +0000 (17:40 +0000)]
taint.t shouldn't fail where IPC::SysV unavailable

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5830

21 years agoupdate Changes
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 17:19:46 +0000 (17:19 +0000)]
update Changes

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5829

21 years agosquelch known scalar leak due to compile failure
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 16:47:14 +0000 (16:47 +0000)]
squelch known scalar leak due to compile failure

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5828

21 years agomention how to look up perllocal.pod (from Michael G Schwern)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 09:20:22 +0000 (09:20 +0000)]
mention how to look up perllocal.pod (from Michael G Schwern)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5827

21 years agomention need to wait for children (from Russ Allbery)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 08:49:27 +0000 (08:49 +0000)]
mention need to wait for children (from Russ Allbery)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5826

21 years agoPod::Man should strip leading lib/ for module manpages (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 08:47:52 +0000 (08:47 +0000)]
Pod::Man should strip leading lib/ for module manpages (from
Russ Allbery)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5825

21 years agoUser::pwent fixups for additional fields (from Tom Christiansen);
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 08:17:49 +0000 (08:17 +0000)]
User::pwent fixups for additional fields (from Tom Christiansen);
fix bug in pw_has(); tolerate absense of pw{change,age,quota}
and pw{comment,class} (Debian 2.1 doesn't have either of these)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5824

21 years agopod typo fixes (from Marcel Grunauer <marcel.grunauer@lovely.net>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 07:41:46 +0000 (07:41 +0000)]
pod typo fixes (from Marcel Grunauer <marcel.grunauer@lovely.net>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5823

21 years agointegrate cfgperl contents into mainline
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 07:34:29 +0000 (07:34 +0000)]
integrate cfgperl contents into mainline

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5822

21 years agoremove dead code
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 07:14:38 +0000 (07:14 +0000)]
remove dead code

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5821

21 years agofix typo
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 07:13:01 +0000 (07:13 +0000)]
fix typo

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5820

21 years agoproduce better error message when \N{...} is used without
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 07:09:32 +0000 (07:09 +0000)]
produce better error message when \N{...} is used without
"use charnames ..."

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5819

21 years agodefault warnLevel and dieLevel to 0 in debugger (from Tom
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 06:30:11 +0000 (06:30 +0000)]
default warnLevel and dieLevel to 0 in debugger (from Tom
Christiansen); make dumpvar.pl safe against non-glob entries
in stashes

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5818

21 years agobetter notes on s///ee (from Simon Cozens <simon@cozens.net>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 06:18:24 +0000 (06:18 +0000)]
better notes on s///ee (from Simon Cozens <simon@cozens.net>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5817

21 years agosupport for C<use vmsish 'hushed'>; move VMSISH_EXIT out of
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 05:55:52 +0000 (05:55 +0000)]
support for C<use vmsish 'hushed'>; move VMSISH_EXIT out of
op_private (from Charles Lane <lane@DUPHY4.Physics.Drexel.Edu>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5816

21 years agofix sort optimizer to not hang inside loops
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 05:27:31 +0000 (05:27 +0000)]
fix sort optimizer to not hang inside loops

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5815

21 years agofixes for alias handling in debugger (from Tom Christiansen)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 03:59:29 +0000 (03:59 +0000)]
fixes for alias handling in debugger (from Tom Christiansen)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5814

21 years agowarn about CHECK and INIT blocks encountered at run time
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 03:38:10 +0000 (03:38 +0000)]
warn about CHECK and INIT blocks encountered at run time

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5813

21 years agoTaint msgrcv() messages; general SysV IPC cleanup.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 03:15:58 +0000 (03:15 +0000)]
Taint msgrcv() messages; general SysV IPC cleanup.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5812

21 years agoTaint shmread().
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 01:48:47 +0000 (01:48 +0000)]
Taint shmread().

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5811

21 years agoTaint also the passwd field of the getpw*().
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sun, 19 Mar 2000 01:22:47 +0000 (01:22 +0000)]
Taint also the passwd field of the getpw*().

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5810

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 21:44:34 +0000 (21:44 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5809

21 years ago(Re-)introduce $uidsign and $gidsign.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 21:40:55 +0000 (21:40 +0000)]
(Re-)introduce $uidsign and $gidsign.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5808

21 years agoThe #5805 requires a test change, too.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 20:38:12 +0000 (20:38 +0000)]
The #5805 requires a test change, too.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5807

21 years agoqueued errors may not be displayed after the PL_error_count limit
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 20:10:29 +0000 (20:10 +0000)]
queued errors may not be displayed after the PL_error_count limit

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5806

21 years agoTaint the shell from the getpw*.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 19:56:12 +0000 (19:56 +0000)]
Taint the shell from the getpw*.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5805

21 years agoUse the newSVuv().
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 19:37:01 +0000 (19:37 +0000)]
Use the newSVuv().

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5804

21 years agoAdd newSVuv().
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 19:08:40 +0000 (19:08 +0000)]
Add newSVuv().

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5803

21 years agoConfigure nits: rewording from Sarathy (aka #5796),
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 17:11:07 +0000 (17:11 +0000)]
Configure nits: rewording from Sarathy (aka #5796),
and installation directories patch from Robin Barker.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5802

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 16:41:31 +0000 (16:41 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5801

21 years agoforce i_ieeefp=undef on dos_djgpp (it reportedly causes failures
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 05:16:32 +0000 (05:16 +0000)]
force i_ieeefp=undef on dos_djgpp (it reportedly causes failures
in system includes)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5800

21 years agoGetopt::Long 2.23 update (from Johan Vromans)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 05:12:00 +0000 (05:12 +0000)]
Getopt::Long 2.23 update (from Johan Vromans)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5799

21 years agorecognize single-line declarations in xsubpp; add switches to
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 05:03:20 +0000 (05:03 +0000)]
recognize single-line declarations in xsubpp; add switches to
disable newfangled features (from Ilya Zakharevich)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5798

21 years agomake "\N{...}" enable utf8-ness correctly
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 04:21:43 +0000 (04:21 +0000)]
make "\N{...}" enable utf8-ness correctly

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5797

21 years agoavoid mentioning Perl version in Configure question
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 04:03:08 +0000 (04:03 +0000)]
avoid mentioning Perl version in Configure question

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5796

21 years agobetter explanation of C<> tags (from Wolfgang Laun)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 03:32:31 +0000 (03:32 +0000)]
better explanation of C<> tags (from Wolfgang Laun)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5795

21 years agomake return values from match in a list context, as well as $& et
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 03:26:57 +0000 (03:26 +0000)]
make return values from match in a list context, as well as $& et
al propagate utf8-ness (from Graham Barr)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5794

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 01:45:30 +0000 (01:45 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5793

21 years agohints fixups for PowerMAX (from Tom Horsley)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 18 Mar 2000 01:08:25 +0000 (01:08 +0000)]
hints fixups for PowerMAX (from Tom Horsley)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5792

21 years agomake reftype() consistently croak on non-refs
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 23:53:21 +0000 (23:53 +0000)]
make reftype() consistently croak on non-refs

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5791

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 23:41:36 +0000 (23:41 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5790

21 years agofix coredump when upgrading PL_sv_yes in a second call to
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 22:37:21 +0000 (22:37 +0000)]
fix coredump when upgrading PL_sv_yes in a second call to
perl_construct() (from Doug MacEachern)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5789

21 years agomake noTTY debugger option work again (from Paul Marquess)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 22:32:25 +0000 (22:32 +0000)]
make noTTY debugger option work again (from Paul Marquess)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5788

21 years agomake Config.pm report sane errors with older perls
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 17:00:05 +0000 (17:00 +0000)]
make Config.pm report sane errors with older perls

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5787

21 years agosyntax errors in Thread::* (from Tom Christiansen)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 16:48:20 +0000 (16:48 +0000)]
syntax errors in Thread::* (from Tom Christiansen)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5786

21 years agotweak perldata section on v-strings
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 16:45:34 +0000 (16:45 +0000)]
tweak perldata section on v-strings

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5785

21 years agomissing file in change#5781
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 16:24:28 +0000 (16:24 +0000)]
missing file in change#5781

p4raw-link: @5781 on //depot/perl: 564d657a74dccde9ba1d290e8c73ec113622ee81

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5784

21 years agoAdd the NEXTSTEP strftime %j bug to Known Problems.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 14:38:29 +0000 (14:38 +0000)]
Add the NEXTSTEP strftime %j bug to Known Problems.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5783

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 14:29:46 +0000 (14:29 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5782

21 years agoPodParser v1.13 update (from Brad Appleton)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 06:19:17 +0000 (06:19 +0000)]
PodParser v1.13 update (from Brad Appleton)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5781

21 years agopropagate CvFLAGS() into clones
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 05:42:45 +0000 (05:42 +0000)]
propagate CvFLAGS() into clones

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5780

21 years agodocumentation fixes from p5p
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 04:58:39 +0000 (04:58 +0000)]
documentation fixes from p5p

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5779

21 years agomake attributes::reftype(*FOO{IO}) return "IO" instead of "UNKNOWN"
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 04:13:27 +0000 (04:13 +0000)]
make attributes::reftype(*FOO{IO}) return "IO" instead of "UNKNOWN"
(from Tom Christiansen)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5777

21 years agoMore Todo.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 03:40:18 +0000 (03:40 +0000)]
More Todo.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5776

21 years agos/:def/:DEFAULT/
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 03:40:14 +0000 (03:40 +0000)]
s/:def/:DEFAULT/

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5775

21 years agoexport cv_undef() and cv_const_sv() (mod_perl uses them to
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 03:39:07 +0000 (03:39 +0000)]
export cv_undef() and cv_const_sv() (mod_perl uses them to
good advantage)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5774

21 years agoremove non-ANSI parts in comp/cpp.t
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 03:12:34 +0000 (03:12 +0000)]
remove non-ANSI parts in comp/cpp.t

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5773

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 03:11:49 +0000 (03:11 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5772

21 years agoMake the test easier to use.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 03:10:34 +0000 (03:10 +0000)]
Make the test easier to use.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5771

21 years agopod{man,text} updates from podlators-1.00 (from Russ Allbery)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 03:04:33 +0000 (03:04 +0000)]
pod{man,text} updates from podlators-1.00 (from Russ Allbery)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5770

21 years agointegrate vmsperl contents into mainline (no actual changes, since
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 02:53:39 +0000 (02:53 +0000)]
integrate vmsperl contents into mainline (no actual changes, since
cfgperl already had them all)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5769

21 years agofix signedness in test for syswrite() length argument
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 02:48:14 +0000 (02:48 +0000)]
fix signedness in test for syswrite() length argument

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5768

21 years agointegrate cfgperl contents into mainline
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 02:38:51 +0000 (02:38 +0000)]
integrate cfgperl contents into mainline

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5767

21 years agoAdd "Known Problems" section.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 02:29:24 +0000 (02:29 +0000)]
Add "Known Problems" section.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5766

21 years agoadd missing bincompat5005 #defines
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 17 Mar 2000 00:31:19 +0000 (00:31 +0000)]
add missing bincompat5005 #defines

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5765

21 years agopp_send() type tuning continues.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Thu, 16 Mar 2000 15:32:52 +0000 (15:32 +0000)]
pp_send() type tuning continues.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5764

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Thu, 16 Mar 2000 04:09:37 +0000 (04:09 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5763

21 years agoVMS patches from Dan Sugalski and Charles Bailey
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Thu, 16 Mar 2000 04:06:36 +0000 (04:06 +0000)]
VMS patches from Dan Sugalski and Charles Bailey

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5762

21 years agodue to an oversight during PERL_OBJECT migration, hosts created
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 16 Mar 2000 03:18:41 +0000 (03:18 +0000)]
due to an oversight during PERL_OBJECT migration, hosts created
by pseudo-fork were never being deleted, leading to a sizeable
memory leak; std FDs in pseudo-children are now closed
automatically to avoid resource leaks; basic infinite looping
fork() test works without leaking again in non-PERL_OBJECT
build

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5761

21 years agoFix pp_send() sizes (pass a Size_t, not an Off_t, and
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Thu, 16 Mar 2000 01:50:13 +0000 (01:50 +0000)]
Fix pp_send() sizes (pass a Size_t, not an Off_t, and
return a SSize_t, not an Off_t); add a note about a slightly
similar situation in pp_truncate(); introduce $sizesize
for Configure; update EPOC, VOS, Win32, and VMS for the
sizesize; minor updates on the EPOC config file; reword
socklen_t message slightly; fix fpossize (though unused currently)

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5760

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 15 Mar 2000 23:47:11 +0000 (23:47 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5759

21 years agoRetract #5767; replace it with a tested patch
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 15 Mar 2000 23:46:17 +0000 (23:46 +0000)]
Retract #5767; replace it with a tested patch
from Anton Berezin.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5758

21 years agoConfigure nits: do not use /tmp to avoid potential security
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 15 Mar 2000 23:36:53 +0000 (23:36 +0000)]
Configure nits: do not use /tmp to avoid potential security
problems (Andy Dougherty: this does not fix the rampant
use of /tmp by the various utilities like C compilers, though.
Just don't run Configure as root if you care about security.),
fix man3dir bug (both from Andy Dougherty); fix hints files
not to use /tmp; retract #4993 (the description of the *symbols
variables is okay, after all); regen Configure.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5757

21 years agocater for FreeBSD 5.*
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 15 Mar 2000 22:20:06 +0000 (22:20 +0000)]
cater for FreeBSD 5.*

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5756

21 years agoAdd missing Windows O_ constants.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 15 Mar 2000 22:00:57 +0000 (22:00 +0000)]
Add missing Windows O_ constants.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5755

21 years agoadd PL_thr_key to export list under useithreads
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 15 Mar 2000 19:56:37 +0000 (19:56 +0000)]
add PL_thr_key to export list under useithreads

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5754

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 15 Mar 2000 04:19:19 +0000 (04:19 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5753

21 years agoMake DEBUGGING a configurable option
Charles Bailey [Wed, 15 Mar 2000 03:45:28 +0000 (03:45 +0000)]
Make DEBUGGING a configurable option

p4raw-id: //depot/vmsperl@5752

21 years agoRemove obsolete DCL symbol from subconfigure.com
Charles Bailey [Wed, 15 Mar 2000 03:38:57 +0000 (03:38 +0000)]
Remove obsolete DCL symbol from subconfigure.com

p4raw-id: //depot/vmsperl@5751

21 years agoAdd VMS' default to the CGI.pm temp list (should update to File::Spec)
Charles Bailey [Wed, 15 Mar 2000 03:29:17 +0000 (03:29 +0000)]
Add VMS' default to the CGI.pm temp list (should update to File::Spec)

p4raw-id: //depot/vmsperl@5750
p4raw-integrated: from //depot/perl@5749 'merge in'
ext/File/Glob/Glob.pm (@5507..)

21 years agoChange test using obsolete %COnfig element
Charles Bailey [Wed, 15 Mar 2000 02:05:28 +0000 (02:05 +0000)]
Change test using obsolete %COnfig element

p4raw-id: //depot/vmsperl@5749

21 years agoupdate local_patches entry for RC2
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 23:39:42 +0000 (23:39 +0000)]
update local_patches entry for RC2

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5748

21 years agomore warnings tidy-ups (from Paul Marquess)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 22:44:27 +0000 (22:44 +0000)]
more warnings tidy-ups (from Paul Marquess)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5747

21 years agoSys::Syslog fix for accidental arguments to autoloaded constants
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 22:30:43 +0000 (22:30 +0000)]
Sys::Syslog fix for accidental arguments to autoloaded constants

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5746

21 years agotweak to use SIZE_ONLY
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 22:20:27 +0000 (22:20 +0000)]
tweak to use SIZE_ONLY

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5745

21 years agoregen win32/config*
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 21:56:48 +0000 (21:56 +0000)]
regen win32/config*

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5744

21 years agochange#5729 had syntax errors
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 21:46:25 +0000 (21:46 +0000)]
change#5729 had syntax errors

p4raw-link: @5729 on //depot/cfgperl: 36d4c99b292eeccedae13ea063319aca314246bb

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5743

21 years agointegrate vmsperl changes into mainline (change#5693 denied)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 21:26:33 +0000 (21:26 +0000)]
integrate vmsperl changes into mainline (change#5693 denied)

p4raw-link: @5693 on //depot/vmsperl: 925fd5a3f200998584b0c9f5f508f038863055cb

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5742
p4raw-integrated: from //depot/vmsperl@5741 'copy in'
vms/ext/filespec.t (@5564..) t/lib/filespec.t vms/vms.c
(@5689..) configure.com (@5690..) 'edit in'
lib/File/Spec/VMS.pm (@5690..) 'ignore' t/lib/complex.t
(@5690..)

21 years agoupdate Changes; integrate cfgperl contents into mainline
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 21:17:34 +0000 (21:17 +0000)]
update Changes; integrate cfgperl contents into mainline

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5741

21 years agoperlfaq4 tweak (from Damian Conway <damian@cs.monash.edu.au>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 20:57:12 +0000 (20:57 +0000)]
perlfaq4 tweak (from Damian Conway <damian@cs.monash.edu.au>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5740

21 years agoallow alternates to negate correctly (from Johan Vromans)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 20:53:07 +0000 (20:53 +0000)]
allow alternates to negate correctly (from Johan Vromans)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5739

21 years agokludge our way around warnings on C<use POSIX; use IO::File;>
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 20:34:19 +0000 (20:34 +0000)]
kludge our way around warnings on C<use POSIX; use IO::File;>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5738

21 years agoprotect special characters better against interpretation by *roff
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 20:06:23 +0000 (20:06 +0000)]
protect special characters better against interpretation by *roff
(from Russ Allbery)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5737

21 years agoprovide an explicit base address for perl56.dll to avoid relocations;
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 19:47:00 +0000 (19:47 +0000)]
provide an explicit base address for perl56.dll to avoid relocations;
increase the default stack size (RE engine can use a lot more stack
than the 1MB default limit); default to using the regular version of
the MSVCRT even for DEBUGGING builds (this allows extensions to be
selectively built with debugging)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5736

21 years agoregen perltoc, other pod nits
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 19:31:53 +0000 (19:31 +0000)]
regen perltoc, other pod nits

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5735

21 years agoavoid dup warning (from Simon Cozens)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 19:08:22 +0000 (19:08 +0000)]
avoid dup warning (from Simon Cozens)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5734

21 years agoallow usemymalloc to be overridden via -Uusemymalloc
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 18:46:50 +0000 (18:46 +0000)]
allow usemymalloc to be overridden via -Uusemymalloc

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5733

21 years agotest case for change#5700 (from M. J. T. Guy)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 14 Mar 2000 17:23:47 +0000 (17:23 +0000)]
test case for change#5700 (from M. J. T. Guy)

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