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15 years agoDocument why it's a bad plan to move the backreferences array from
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 30 Dec 2005 16:53:39 +0000 (16:53 +0000)]
Document why it's a bad plan to move the backreferences array from
the magic structure to the hv_aux structure during backreference
deletion. Add an optimisation for an empty backreference array.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26542

15 years agoNow that the backreference array has no NULL entries, and is correctly
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 30 Dec 2005 15:55:05 +0000 (15:55 +0000)]
Now that the backreference array has no NULL entries, and is correctly
marked as AvREAL_off(), there's no reason not to use sv_dup to clone

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26541

15 years agoPOSIX now declares missing constants as sub ... ();, so Net::Ping
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 30 Dec 2005 15:39:53 +0000 (15:39 +0000)]
POSIX now declares missing constants as sub ... ();, so Net::Ping
needs to define them with a prototype to match.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26540

15 years agoUpdate perltodo. First shot at perl593delta.
Rafael Garcia-Suarez [Fri, 30 Dec 2005 15:10:41 +0000 (15:10 +0000)]
Update perltodo. First shot at perl593delta.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26539

15 years agoIn the shared string table, if we add new entries to the head of the
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 30 Dec 2005 14:57:00 +0000 (14:57 +0000)]
In the shared string table, if we add new entries to the head of the
linked list chain, then we don't need as much bookkeeping in the loop.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26538

15 years agoDifferences from Perl 6
Robin Houston [Fri, 30 Dec 2005 13:45:34 +0000 (13:45 +0000)]
Differences from Perl 6
Message-ID: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26537

Rafael Garcia-Suarez [Mon, 12 Dec 2005 19:22:32 +0000 (20:22 +0100)]
Message-ID: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26536

15 years agofix errors in new MY_CTX code
Dave Mitchell [Fri, 30 Dec 2005 12:21:05 +0000 (12:21 +0000)]
fix errors in new MY_CTX code

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26535

15 years agoReduce size of buffers for identifier names, as suggested in
Tels [Thu, 29 Dec 2005 18:40:49 +0000 (19:40 +0100)]
Reduce size of buffers for identifier names, as suggested in

Subject: Stack usage (in gv_stashpvn and others)
Message-Id: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26534

15 years agoperlio.c - gv_stashpvn() vs gv_stashpv()
Tels [Thu, 29 Dec 2005 18:57:43 +0000 (19:57 +0100)]
perlio.c - gv_stashpvn() vs gv_stashpv()
Message-Id: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26533

15 years agoPerl_gv_fetchpv vs. gv_fetchpvn
Tels [Thu, 29 Dec 2005 18:32:10 +0000 (19:32 +0100)]
Perl_gv_fetchpv vs. gv_fetchpvn
Message-Id: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26532

15 years agoSkip my_cxt_init if PERL_IMPLICIT_CONTEXT isn't defined
Rafael Garcia-Suarez [Fri, 30 Dec 2005 09:53:54 +0000 (09:53 +0000)]
Skip my_cxt_init if PERL_IMPLICIT_CONTEXT isn't defined
(spotted by Jan Dubois)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26531

15 years agoRMAGIC on symbol tables is bad, m'kay.
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 30 Dec 2005 01:08:46 +0000 (01:08 +0000)]
RMAGIC on symbol tables is bad, m'kay.
Allow hashes (and therefore all symbol tables) to store the
backreference array in the hv_aux structure, and thereby undo the
performance damage of 24966, which resulted in 60% of all hash lookups
trying to mg_find tiehash magic.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26530

15 years agochange #26523 didn't make my_cxt_init public
Dave Mitchell [Fri, 30 Dec 2005 01:06:05 +0000 (01:06 +0000)]
change #26523 didn't make my_cxt_init public
p4raw-link: @26523 on //depot/perl: f16dd614412ea67a8eb64bb09a88fccdbd9db6b6

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26529

15 years ago$a = \$a oddity
Tels [Thu, 29 Dec 2005 18:01:42 +0000 (19:01 +0100)]
$a = \$a oddity
Message-Id: <>

plus trim some whitespace

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26528

15 years agoActual real consting of parms
Andy Lester [Thu, 29 Dec 2005 01:15:09 +0000 (19:15 -0600)]
Actual real consting of parms
Message-ID: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26527

15 years agoav.c cleanup, plus!
Andy Lester [Wed, 28 Dec 2005 15:44:14 +0000 (09:44 -0600)]
av.c cleanup, plus!
Message-ID: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26526

15 years agoFix test for perl version number in Makefile.PL
Rafael Garcia-Suarez [Thu, 29 Dec 2005 14:32:09 +0000 (14:32 +0000)]
Fix test for perl version number in Makefile.PL

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26525

15 years agoFixing the SVREFCNT macro
Andy Lester [Wed, 28 Dec 2005 13:30:51 +0000 (07:30 -0600)]
Fixing the SVREFCNT macro
Message-ID: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26524

15 years agore-implement MY_CXT API more efficiently, and add explicit
Dave Mitchell [Thu, 29 Dec 2005 12:00:29 +0000 (12:00 +0000)]
re-implement MY_CXT API more efficiently, and add explicit
interpeter arg variant

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26523

15 years agoadd tests for MY_CXT API and improve its documentation
Dave Mitchell [Thu, 29 Dec 2005 11:35:04 +0000 (11:35 +0000)]
add tests for MY_CXT API and improve its documentation

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26522

15 years agoTest that constant overloading is propagated into eval
Robin Houston [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 17:56:48 +0000 (17:56 +0000)]
Test that constant overloading is propagated into eval
Message-ID: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26521

15 years ago[DOC PATCH] rindex clarification
Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 18:42:40 +0000 (10:42 -0800)]
[DOC PATCH] rindex clarification
Message-ID: <>

plus another formatting nit

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26520

15 years agofortify Pod::Simple::Search against non-case-preserving filesystems
Craig A. Berry [Tue, 27 Dec 2005 17:59:35 +0000 (11:59 -0600)]
fortify Pod::Simple::Search against non-case-preserving filesystems
From: "Craig A. Berry" <>
Message-id: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26519

15 years agoA GVs stash can be NULL, so don't call macros that assume otherwise
Nicholas Clark [Thu, 29 Dec 2005 00:19:01 +0000 (00:19 +0000)]
A GVs stash can be NULL, so don't call macros that assume otherwise
without checking.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26518

15 years agoAs the backreferences AV doesn't hold references on its contents,
Nicholas Clark [Wed, 28 Dec 2005 19:40:26 +0000 (19:40 +0000)]
As the backreferences AV doesn't hold references on its contents,
surely it should have AvREAL turned off?

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26517

15 years agoPL_amagic_generation is always non-zero, so remove the test for this.
Nicholas Clark [Wed, 28 Dec 2005 13:35:03 +0000 (13:35 +0000)]
PL_amagic_generation is always non-zero, so remove the test for this.
(Since change 17990 added version object overloading)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26516

15 years agoUpgrade to Sys-Syslog-0.11
Steve Peters [Wed, 28 Dec 2005 13:31:02 +0000 (13:31 +0000)]
Upgrade to Sys-Syslog-0.11

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26515

15 years agoCleanup; replace a croak("panic: ...") with assert().
Gisle Aas [Wed, 28 Dec 2005 13:25:30 +0000 (13:25 +0000)]
Cleanup; replace a croak("panic: ...") with assert().

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26514

15 years agoassert(av); Cleanup the way that the av_*() functions check
Gisle Aas [Wed, 28 Dec 2005 13:12:30 +0000 (13:12 +0000)]
assert(av);  Cleanup the way that the av_*() functions check
that they are really passed an av argument.
Should improve the test coverage a bit.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26513

15 years agoUse memchr() instead of ninstr() to locate the end-of-line.
Gisle Aas [Wed, 28 Dec 2005 12:38:03 +0000 (12:38 +0000)]
Use memchr() instead of ninstr() to locate the end-of-line.
The call to memchr() will faster.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26512

15 years agoLeaner ninstr().
Gisle Aas [Wed, 28 Dec 2005 12:18:58 +0000 (12:18 +0000)]
Leaner ninstr().
The compiled function ended up 37% smaller on Linux/gcc.
I ought to be faster as well, but I did not try to measure that.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26511

15 years agoRemove test for NUL ending in r?instr().
Gisle Aas [Wed, 28 Dec 2005 11:01:46 +0000 (11:01 +0000)]
Remove test for NUL ending in r?instr().
This test is actually harmful because we will search
for any garbage found past the empty search string.
Ref change 26509.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26510

15 years agoFix 2 off-by-one errors in the call to ninstr().
Gisle Aas [Wed, 28 Dec 2005 10:57:46 +0000 (10:57 +0000)]
Fix 2 off-by-one errors in the call to ninstr().
This code managed to still work because of a bug
in how ninstr() treats empty search strings.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26509

15 years agoUpgrade to PathTools-3.15
Steve Peters [Wed, 28 Dec 2005 03:27:13 +0000 (03:27 +0000)]
Upgrade to PathTools-3.15

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26508

15 years agos/%/%%/ in the package name so that it can be used safely in the
Nicholas Clark [Tue, 27 Dec 2005 23:39:42 +0000 (23:39 +0000)]
s/%/%%/ in the package name so that it can be used safely in the
sprintf format string (and hence not need runtime %s interpolation)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26507

15 years agoPass in the full arguments to ExtUtils::Constant::ProxySubs
Nicholas Clark [Tue, 27 Dec 2005 22:19:28 +0000 (22:19 +0000)]
Pass in the full arguments to ExtUtils::Constant::ProxySubs
Prototype all the missing constants, so that parsing doesn't depend on
the phase of the moon. (Well, the system headers)
Add an option for making missing constants generate errors at read time
(which can be during constant folding). This isn't the default.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26506

15 years agopre-likely cleanup
Andy Lester [Tue, 27 Dec 2005 14:39:39 +0000 (08:39 -0600)]
pre-likely cleanup
Message-ID: <>

Includes a small fix to the changes in tryAMAGICbinW_var() in pp.h.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26505

15 years agoIt'd be nice if I hadn't broken Its fixed now, though.
Steve Peters [Tue, 27 Dec 2005 18:36:19 +0000 (18:36 +0000)]
It'd be nice if I hadn't broken  Its fixed now, though.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26504

15 years agogv_fetch_flags in newATTRSUB can actually be const.
Nicholas Clark [Tue, 27 Dec 2005 17:33:13 +0000 (17:33 +0000)]
gv_fetch_flags in newATTRSUB can actually be const.
Comment the logic behind the terms in the ternary that chooses the
flags value.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26503

15 years agoAs what we're doing is generating subroutines, which are methods, we
Nicholas Clark [Tue, 27 Dec 2005 17:24:11 +0000 (17:24 +0000)]
As what we're doing is generating subroutines, which are methods, we
need to invalidate cached methods. For we need to create

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26502

15 years ago[patch] ext/b/t/lint.t fails on win32
Yves Orton [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 20:06:52 +0000 (21:06 +0100)]
[patch] ext/b/t/lint.t fails on win32
Message-ID: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26501

15 years agoRefactor the require failure message generation to use 1 less temporary
Nicholas Clark [Tue, 27 Dec 2005 12:02:57 +0000 (12:02 +0000)]
Refactor the require failure message generation to use 1 less temporary
SV, and to build as much text as possible with newSVpvf

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26500

15 years agoRemoving MAKE_JOBS_FIFO from %ENV causes FreeBSD make to forget about
Nicholas Clark [Tue, 27 Dec 2005 00:29:33 +0000 (00:29 +0000)]
Removing MAKE_JOBS_FIFO from %ENV causes FreeBSD make to forget about
any -j flags. (And their implied disabling of backwards compatibility,
which is the real cause of the make disttest failure).

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26499

15 years agotabs, not spaces, in MANIFEST. No, I can't remember why this is.
Nicholas Clark [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 23:52:44 +0000 (23:52 +0000)]
tabs, not spaces, in MANIFEST. No, I can't remember why this is.
Or whether it could be relaxed.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26498

15 years agoRemove the hard wired test numbers in the generated test script for
Nicholas Clark [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 23:50:14 +0000 (23:50 +0000)]
Remove the hard wired test numbers in the generated test script for
simple tests. Use this script twice, firstly for testing the old style
autoloaded constants, then for testing the ProxySubs.
Make testing the dogfood/regeneration code optional, as the ProxySubs
output doesn't contain it.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26497

15 years agoSupport type UNDEF, and correct a bug in the macro generation by using
Nicholas Clark [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 23:48:00 +0000 (23:48 +0000)]
Support type UNDEF, and correct a bug in the macro generation by using

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26496

15 years agoAdd method macro_from_item to encapsulate the entire logic for getting
Nicholas Clark [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 23:47:01 +0000 (23:47 +0000)]
Add method macro_from_item to encapsulate the entire logic for getting
the correct macro direct from the item hash.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26495

15 years agoDon't try to store PL_sv_undef in pads. (For now)
Nicholas Clark [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 23:10:53 +0000 (23:10 +0000)]
Don't try to store PL_sv_undef in pads. (For now)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26494

15 years agoUpgrade to CPAN-1.80_56
Steve Peters [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 22:01:49 +0000 (22:01 +0000)]
Upgrade to CPAN-1.80_56

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26493

15 years agoIn this, the last tale of the NGROUPS saga, a former pumpking prods
Steve Peters [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 17:29:13 +0000 (17:29 +0000)]
In this, the last tale of the NGROUPS saga, a former pumpking prods
a mere committer to remove the last of the NGROUPS-sized arrays...

Perl_magic_set() was using the last of these arrays to do the
lvalue work on $).  Instead of an array, a pointer is used and
re-sized as needed.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26492

15 years agoAdd a couple of newlines for tidier regen output, consistent with the
Nicholas Clark [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 17:01:35 +0000 (17:01 +0000)]
Add a couple of newlines for tidier regen output, consistent with the
code generated by WriteConstants()

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26491

15 years agoAdd C_FH and XS_FH arguments to ExtUtils::Constant::WriteConstants,
Nicholas Clark [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 16:13:57 +0000 (16:13 +0000)]
Add C_FH and XS_FH arguments to ExtUtils::Constant::WriteConstants,
to allow the caller to pass in file handles. Use this in Contant.t
with tied file handles to capture the output, rather than calling
the lower level routines directly.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26490

15 years agochg 26486 removes last use of NGROUPS, so remove the macro-def
Jim Cromie [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 07:57:51 +0000 (00:57 -0700)]
chg 26486 removes last use of NGROUPS, so remove the macro-def
Message-ID: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26489

15 years agoThe values for proxy constant subroutines need to be read only.
Nicholas Clark [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 12:48:10 +0000 (12:48 +0000)]
The values for proxy constant subroutines need to be read only.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26488

15 years agoRework to take advantage of the space savings of proxy
Nicholas Clark [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 12:31:01 +0000 (12:31 +0000)]
Rework to take advantage of the space savings of proxy
constant subroutines whenever it can.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26487

15 years agoObviously, Perl_ingroup() is also using 256k of stack memory on Linux.
Steve Peters [Mon, 26 Dec 2005 03:51:24 +0000 (03:51 +0000)]
Obviously, Perl_ingroup() is also using 256k of stack memory on Linux.
Adapt change #26480 to reduce memory usage here as well.
p4raw-link: @26480 on //depot/perl: 57d7c65eded7a5f963c5ce38ee196978a06e35df

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26486

15 years agoThe value from caller doesn't change, so my $pkg = caller;
Nicholas Clark [Sat, 24 Dec 2005 16:27:28 +0000 (16:27 +0000)]
The value from caller doesn't change, so my $pkg = caller;
should be moved out of the loop.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26485

15 years agoTests for creating constants where prototypes or other symbols of the
Nicholas Clark [Sat, 24 Dec 2005 16:06:10 +0000 (16:06 +0000)]
Tests for creating constants where prototypes or other symbols of the
same name already exist.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26484

15 years agoUsing a hash reference rather than a hash can save a hash copy.
Nicholas Clark [Sat, 24 Dec 2005 15:09:28 +0000 (15:09 +0000)]
Using a hash reference rather than a hash can save a hash copy.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26483

15 years agoUnless the peephole optimiser already knows that we're in void context,
Nicholas Clark [Sat, 24 Dec 2005 14:48:42 +0000 (14:48 +0000)]
Unless the peephole optimiser already knows that we're in void context,
avoid even attempting the whole proxy constant sub copying

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26482

15 years agoGiven that IO::Socket is documented as exporting all of Socket's
Nicholas Clark [Sat, 24 Dec 2005 14:09:56 +0000 (14:09 +0000)]
Given that IO::Socket is documented as exporting all of Socket's
exports, there's no need for IO::Socket::INET or IO::Socket::UNIX to
use both. (And re-exporting removes some of the efficiency of the new
constants implementation)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26481

15 years agoRe: [perl #37907] Perl_magic_get reqires ridiculous amounts of stackmemory
Jim Cromie [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 13:24:29 +0000 (06:24 -0700)]
Re: [perl #37907] Perl_magic_get reqires ridiculous amounts of stackmemory
Message-ID: <>

Includes a change in variable names from "j" to "num_groups".

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26480

15 years agoLooks like the macro CLK_TCK is not actually a constant on Solaris.
Nicholas Clark [Sat, 24 Dec 2005 00:01:50 +0000 (00:01 +0000)]
Looks like the macro CLK_TCK is not actually a constant on Solaris.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26479

15 years agoFor PERL_TRACK_MEMPOOL with PERL_POISON, Poison the end of any block
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 17:30:19 +0000 (17:30 +0000)]
For PERL_TRACK_MEMPOOL with PERL_POISON, Poison the end of any block
being shrunk in realloc()

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26478

15 years agoFor the rare case of EMFILE during require, save object code space
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 17:24:44 +0000 (17:24 +0000)]
For the rare case of EMFILE during require, save object code space
by using newSVpvf
(Would it be worth using it for all require failures?)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26477

15 years agoIf PERL_TRACK_MEMPOOL and PERL_POISON are in use, then scribble all
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 16:55:35 +0000 (16:55 +0000)]
If PERL_TRACK_MEMPOOL and PERL_POISON are in use, then scribble all
over memory to invalidate it just before free()ing it.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26476

15 years agoProvide support for types PVN and UNDEF in
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 16:20:53 +0000 (16:20 +0000)]
Provide support for types PVN and UNDEF in

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26475

15 years agoCreate a struct to use as the header with PERL_TRACK_MEMPOOL, so that
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 15:27:10 +0000 (15:27 +0000)]
Create a struct to use as the header with PERL_TRACK_MEMPOOL, so that
other information can be stored in it.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26474

15 years agoExtUtils::ParseXS needs to stack $filepathname to make #line directives
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 13:54:37 +0000 (13:54 +0000)]
ExtUtils::ParseXS needs to stack $filepathname to make #line directives
in #INCLUDEs work.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26473

15 years agoAdd support for PV to ExtUtils::Constant::ProxySubs, and enable its
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 12:21:19 +0000 (12:21 +0000)]
Add support for PV to ExtUtils::Constant::ProxySubs, and enable its
use in Sys::Syslog

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26472

15 years agoinlining autoloaded constants is TODOne.
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 12:01:29 +0000 (12:01 +0000)]
inlining autoloaded constants is TODOne.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26471

15 years agoNow that proxy subroutines can be unproxied in 2 places without
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 11:36:43 +0000 (11:36 +0000)]
Now that proxy subroutines can be unproxied in 2 places without
becoming the same newCONSTSUB, need an explicit check to avoid a
warning about subroutines being redefined, as there has never been
a warning when you assing the same subroutine to a glob's GvCV()

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26470

15 years agolike and unlike weren't reporting failure where correctly in
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 11:35:21 +0000 (11:35 +0000)]
like and unlike weren't reporting failure where correctly in

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26469

15 years agoFix build of Compress::Zlib on MVS (by Paul Marquess)
Rafael Garcia-Suarez [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 11:06:34 +0000 (11:06 +0000)]
Fix build of Compress::Zlib on MVS (by Paul Marquess)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26468

15 years agoClarify example of .. in perlop
Rafael Garcia-Suarez [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 10:13:30 +0000 (10:13 +0000)]
Clarify example of .. in perlop
to fix [perl #38008] Documentation bug: perlop
plus some minor formatting nits

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26467

15 years ago[REPATCH lib/] Recommend Against Using Methods as Functions
chromatic [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 20:58:00 +0000 (20:58 +0000)]
[REPATCH lib/] Recommend Against Using Methods as Functions
Message-Id: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26466

15 years agoNeed to be more careful with the symbol table manipulation - if there
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 01:38:01 +0000 (01:38 +0000)]
Need to be more careful with the symbol table manipulation - if there
is already an entry in place, back off and generate a real constant
subroutine. (fixes lib/Net/hostent.t failure)
Fix a bug with how hv_store was being called.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26465

Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 01:09:05 +0000 (01:09 +0000)]
aren't constants on (at least some) Linux.
And more evil than that, HUGE_VAL likes to use the C preprocessor
in its value, necessitating use of a temporary.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26464

15 years agoUse inlineable proxy constant subs for Socket
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 00:37:04 +0000 (00:37 +0000)]
Use inlineable proxy constant subs for Socket

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26463

15 years agoctime_r() and asctime_r() seem to have some problems before HP-UX 11.
Steve Peters [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 00:28:54 +0000 (00:28 +0000)]
ctime_r() and asctime_r() seem to have some problems before HP-UX 11.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26462

15 years agoSpeed up Perl_sv_derived_from
Andy Lester [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 16:00:44 +0000 (10:00 -0600)]
Speed up Perl_sv_derived_from
Message-ID: <>
Date: Thu, 22 Dec 2005 16:00:44 -0600

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26461

15 years agoCreate a sub LC_ALL with the correct prototype.
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 00:18:49 +0000 (00:18 +0000)]
Create a sub LC_ALL with the correct prototype.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26460

15 years agoDe-duplicate the items in @EXPORT. (@EXPORT is built from all the tags,
Nicholas Clark [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 00:18:27 +0000 (00:18 +0000)]
De-duplicate the items in @EXPORT. (@EXPORT is built from all the tags,
and some constants are mentioned in multiple tags).
Should this logic be in Exporter::Heavy?

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26459

15 years agoMake hostname.t deal with undefined or blank hostnames and domain
Steve Peters [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 00:10:25 +0000 (00:10 +0000)]
Make hostname.t deal with undefined or blank hostnames and domain

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26458

15 years agoFix for pod2man() in ExtUtils::Command::MM to work with
Steve Peters [Fri, 23 Dec 2005 00:06:58 +0000 (00:06 +0000)]
Fix for pod2man() in ExtUtils::Command::MM to work with
the Pod::Man 2.04.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26457

15 years agoSpeedup (rn|n)?instr
Andy Lester [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 16:38:39 +0000 (10:38 -0600)]
Speedup (rn|n)?instr
Message-ID: <>
Date: Thu, 22 Dec 2005 16:38:39 -0600

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26456

15 years agoUse inlineable proxy constant subs for POSIX.
Nicholas Clark [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 23:57:27 +0000 (23:57 +0000)]
Use inlineable proxy constant subs for POSIX.
There may be trouble ahead, as it seems that not all POSIX "constants"
are. I wonder if too many systems are going to have too many
variations to make this viable.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26455

15 years agoMissing ; in Tie::File
Nicholas Clark [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 23:43:22 +0000 (23:43 +0000)]
Missing ; in Tie::File

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26454

15 years agoMake ExtUtils::Constant generate the inlineable proxy constant subs.
Nicholas Clark [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 21:02:19 +0000 (21:02 +0000)]
Make ExtUtils::Constant generate the inlineable proxy constant subs.
So far just enough to make Fcntl work.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26453

15 years agoCompilation help for EBCDIC platforms, from Jarkko,
Rafael Garcia-Suarez [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 19:37:42 +0000 (19:37 +0000)]
Compilation help for EBCDIC platforms, from Jarkko,
tested by Rajarshi Das

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26452

15 years agoBreak out the code to generate #ifdef/#endif into new methods
Nicholas Clark [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 19:00:52 +0000 (19:00 +0000)]
Break out the code to generate #ifdef/#endif into new methods
macro_to_ifdef and macro_to_endif
Add an args hashref to normalise_items; provide a
disable_utf8_duplication argument to disable the utf8 duplication code.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26451

15 years agoHo! Ho! Ho! Santa brings consting!
Andy Lester [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 10:57:17 +0000 (04:57 -0600)]
Ho! Ho! Ho!  Santa brings consting!
Message-ID: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26450

15 years agoBreak out the item normalisation code into a method normalise_items.
Nicholas Clark [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 17:01:33 +0000 (17:01 +0000)]
Break out the item normalisation code into a method normalise_items.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26449

15 years agoRegression tests for proxy subroutine glob assignment.
Nicholas Clark [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 15:43:20 +0000 (15:43 +0000)]
Regression tests for proxy subroutine glob assignment.
Fix a bug (it turns out that a typeglob isn't SvOK())
Remove stray debugging code.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26448

15 years agoeliminate HINT_HH_FOR_EVAL
Robin Houston [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 11:54:55 +0000 (11:54 +0000)]
eliminate HINT_HH_FOR_EVAL
Message-ID: <>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26447

15 years agoAdd an optimisation to allow proxy constant subroutines to be copied
Nicholas Clark [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 11:23:34 +0000 (11:23 +0000)]
Add an optimisation to allow proxy constant subroutines to be copied
as proxy constant subroutines in a new symbol table where possible.
(Rather than converting them to full blown constant subroutines and
instantiating 2 typeglobs)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26446

15 years agoRegenerate Changes
Rafael Garcia-Suarez [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 11:13:25 +0000 (11:13 +0000)]
Regenerate Changes

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26445

15 years agoRemove unused variable 'stash' since change 26437.
Gisle Aas [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 10:42:36 +0000 (10:42 +0000)]
Remove unused variable 'stash' since change 26437.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26444

15 years agoRegenerate perlapi.pod.
Rafael Garcia-Suarez [Thu, 22 Dec 2005 10:32:17 +0000 (10:32 +0000)]
Regenerate perlapi.pod.
Fix indentation of code examples in perlsyn.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@26443