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2 months agoPOSIX: t/posix.t: avoid warning
David Mitchell [Tue, 1 Dec 2020 16:33:07 +0000 (16:33 +0000)]
POSIX: t/posix.t: avoid warning

Since warnings were enabled in this test file, skip one spurious warning
being generated. S_ISBLK() is being called purely to test run-time
loading; so it's being called without an arg, which now triggers an
'uninitialized value' warning.

2 months agoUnicode-Normalize/Makefile.PL: avoid stderr
David Mitchell [Tue, 1 Dec 2020 16:02:06 +0000 (16:02 +0000)]
Unicode-Normalize/Makefile.PL: avoid stderr

During build, output general progress information to stdout, not stderr.

2 months agoappend colon to USE_STRICT_BY_DEFAULT description
David Mitchell [Tue, 1 Dec 2020 15:26:06 +0000 (15:26 +0000)]
append colon to USE_STRICT_BY_DEFAULT description

This stops complaining that:

    USE_STRICT_BY_DEFAULT has no documentation

2 months agoODBM_File.xs: silence -Wc++-compat warning
David Mitchell [Tue, 1 Dec 2020 15:12:14 +0000 (15:12 +0000)]
ODBM_File.xs: silence -Wc++-compat warning

Under gcc -Wc++-compat, it warns that 'delete' is a keyword. Since this
is the name of the actual function in odbm, just temporarily disable
the warning.

2 months agoOpcode.xs: fix compiler warning
David Mitchell [Tue, 1 Dec 2020 11:07:59 +0000 (11:07 +0000)]
Opcode.xs: fix compiler warning

In some debugging code it was doing a SAVEDESTRUCTOR()
to do a warn() on scope exit, but it should have used the nocontext
version of warn().

2 months agoImplement symlink(), lstat() and readlink() on Win32
Tony Cook [Tue, 1 Dec 2020 04:29:45 +0000 (15:29 +1100)]
Implement symlink(), lstat() and readlink() on Win32

2 months agowin32 symlink: reindent
Tony Cook [Wed, 11 Nov 2020 00:46:15 +0000 (11:46 +1100)]
win32 symlink: reindent

2 months agowin32 symlink: treats paths that look like directories as directories
Tony Cook [Wed, 11 Nov 2020 00:42:23 +0000 (11:42 +1100)]
win32 symlink: treats paths that look like directories as directories

2 months agoTest-Harness: don't assume symlink succeeds
Tony Cook [Mon, 2 Nov 2020 03:28:29 +0000 (14:28 +1100)]
Test-Harness: don't assume symlink succeeds
upstream which has been applied but not released.

2 months agot/op/taint.t: handle symlink requiring anything unavailable
Tony Cook [Wed, 28 Oct 2020 02:46:01 +0000 (13:46 +1100)]
t/op/taint.t: handle symlink requiring anything unavailable

like privileges, or a filesystem without symlink support

2 months agoWin32: try to make the new stat pre-Vista compatible
Tony Cook [Tue, 20 Oct 2020 05:12:09 +0000 (16:12 +1100)]
Win32: try to make the new stat pre-Vista compatible

Skips the win32\stat.t execute flag test for handles pre-Vista

This is intended mostly for allowing the Win2000 smoker to build and
test.  If we end up dropping pre-Vista support this commit can be
removed (or reverted if it ends up in blead)

2 months agopre-vista support for win32_symlink
Tony Cook [Mon, 9 Nov 2020 02:52:09 +0000 (13:52 +1100)]
pre-vista support for win32_symlink

2 months agoWin32: don't include version specific config for prebuilt config_h.*
Tony Cook [Mon, 19 Oct 2020 03:26:57 +0000 (14:26 +1100)]
Win32: don't include version specific config for prebuilt config_h.*

This fixes the problem where doing a regen_config_h with a compiler
that supports stdbool.h would generate a config_h.* that would
result in a build failure on older compilers that didn't support

2 months agolstat(), readlink() and unlink() treat directory junctions as symlinks
Tony Cook [Thu, 15 Oct 2020 04:11:13 +0000 (15:11 +1100)]
lstat(), readlink() and unlink() treat directory junctions as symlinks

2 months agoremove ${^WIN32_SLOPPY_STAT}
Tony Cook [Thu, 15 Oct 2020 00:46:15 +0000 (11:46 +1100)]
remove ${^WIN32_SLOPPY_STAT}

The new implementation, like the UCRT implementation, always
opens the specified file.

2 months agowin32 symlink: only use the unprivileged flag if windows is new enough
Tony Cook [Thu, 15 Oct 2020 00:21:31 +0000 (11:21 +1100)]
win32 symlink: only use the unprivileged flag if windows is new enough

2 months agoWin32: re-work FILETIME <=> time_t conversions
Tony Cook [Wed, 14 Oct 2020 23:38:05 +0000 (10:38 +1100)]
Win32: re-work FILETIME <=> time_t conversions

Current versions of Windows claim to support leap seconds, but the
time conversion I was using ignores that possibility.

Switch to using APIs (FileTimeToSystemTime() and SystemTimeToFileTime())
that are documented to support leap seconds that might be included

2 months agoFile::Copy: support symlinks on Win32
Tony Cook [Wed, 7 Oct 2020 01:08:30 +0000 (12:08 +1100)]
File::Copy: support symlinks on Win32

2 months agoFile::Find: support Win32 symlinks
Tony Cook [Wed, 7 Oct 2020 01:07:31 +0000 (12:07 +1100)]
File::Find: support Win32 symlinks

find.t, taint.t: check that symlink() works under the current
permissions/filesystem rather than assuming it will work

find.t: since symlinks are now available, an earlier test block
set $FileFileTests_OK, and the tests in this Win32 block don't use
either of the follow options, which is required for fast file tests.

taint.t: ensure we get "/" separated names to match File::Find's output

2 months agoFile::Find find.t: switch to done_testing()
Tony Cook [Wed, 7 Oct 2020 00:53:05 +0000 (11:53 +1100)]
File::Find find.t: switch to done_testing()

2 months agoPathTools: use PerlLIO_*() functions and chdir() on a symlink differences
Tony Cook [Wed, 7 Oct 2020 00:50:55 +0000 (11:50 +1100)]
PathTools: use PerlLIO_*() functions and chdir() on a symlink differences

Use PerlLIO_lstat() and PerlLIO_readlink() instead of directly calling
the POSIX names, so our Win32 overrides work.

For the test, unlike POSIX, changing directory via a symlink on Win32
appears to store the symlink as part of the current directory rather
so GetCurrentDirectory() fetches that rather than the hardlinked path.

2 months agoWin32: implement our own stat(), and hence our own utime
Tony Cook [Wed, 14 Oct 2020 02:27:50 +0000 (13:27 +1100)]
Win32: implement our own stat(), and hence our own utime

This fixes at least two problems:

- unlike UCRT, the MSVCRT used for gcc builds has a bug converting
  a FILETIME in an unlike current DST state, returning a time
  offset by an hour.  Fixes GH #6080

- the MSVCRT apparently uses FindFirstFile() to fetch file
  information, but this doesn't follow symlinks(), so stat()
  ends up returning information about the symlink(), not the
  underlying file.  This isn't an issue with the UCRT which
  opens the file as this implementation does.

Currently this code calculates the time_t for st_*time, and the
other way for utime() using a simple multiplication and offset
between time_t and FILETIME values, but this may be incorrect
if leap seconds are enabled.

This code also requires Vista or later.

Some of this is based on code by Tomasz Konojacki (xenu).

2 months agoWin32: implement symlink() and readlink()
Tony Cook [Wed, 7 Oct 2020 05:31:22 +0000 (16:31 +1100)]
Win32: implement symlink() and readlink()

The API used requires Windows Vista or later.

The API itself requires either elevated privileges or a sufficiently
recent version of Windows 10 running in "Developer Mode", so some
tests require updates.

2 months agoWin32: add lstat(), fetch st_dev and st_ino and fetch st_nlink for fstat
Tony Cook [Tue, 6 Oct 2020 06:07:00 +0000 (17:07 +1100)]
Win32: add lstat(), fetch st_dev and st_ino and fetch st_nlink for fstat

We need lstat() for various modules to work well with symlinks,
and the same modules often want to check for matches on the device
and inode number.

The values we're using for st_ino match those that the Python and Rust
libraries use, and Go uses the same volume and file index values for
testing if two stat objects refer to the same file.

They aren't entirely unique, given ReFS uses 128-bit file ids, but
the API used to check for this (GetFileInformationByHandleEx() for
FileIdInfo) is only available on server operating systems, so I can't
directly test it anyway.

2 months agoAccount for 'less' reserving an extra column
Karl Williamson [Tue, 1 Dec 2020 03:55:30 +0000 (20:55 -0700)]
Account for 'less' reserving an extra column

After decades of stability, the 'less' pager project decided to claim an
extra column for its own use when called with certain common options.

This commit changes some of the auto-generating tools to wrap one column
earlier to compensate, and changes podcheck to also whine on wide
verbatim text one column less.  But it changes the podcheck data base
to grandfather-in all the many existing places that exceed that amount.
That means only changes made to pods after this commit will be held to
the stricter value.

Of course, what this means is those pods will wrap or truncate in these
places on an 80 column window, making them harder to read, when used
with 'less' and when it is called with the options that reserve those
two columns.  Patches welcome.

I haven't seen the wrapping problem with perldoc, and haven't
investigated much.

2 months agoDocument various CopFILEfoo functions
Karl Williamson [Sat, 29 Aug 2020 16:55:02 +0000 (10:55 -0600)]
Document various CopFILEfoo functions

2 months agoopcode.h: Restrict scope of internal variables to core
Karl Williamson [Sat, 17 Oct 2020 13:18:16 +0000 (07:18 -0600)]
opcode.h: Restrict scope of internal variables to core

2 months agoDocument SvSHARED_HASH
Karl Williamson [Thu, 27 Aug 2020 17:03:44 +0000 (11:03 -0600)]

2 months agobump version of ExtUtils::ParseXS
Graham Knop [Tue, 24 Nov 2020 20:42:05 +0000 (21:42 +0100)]
bump version of ExtUtils::ParseXS

2 months agorestore compatibility with old versions of ExtUtils::ParseXS
Graham Knop [Tue, 24 Nov 2020 20:27:43 +0000 (21:27 +0100)]
restore compatibility with old versions of ExtUtils::ParseXS

ExtUtils::ParseXS used to include a function called "errors", which was
documented. In was renamed to report_error_count in version 3.01 (perl
5.15.1) although the documentation wasn't fixed until 3.21 (perl 5.19.2).
As a documented function, this is a backwards compatibility issue.

It is possible for this to lead to errors when installing modules from
CPAN. If you are using the version of ExtUtils::ParseXS that comes with
core, between running the Makefile.PL and make, fulfilling prereqs can
result in upgrading ExtUtils::ParseXS. When Makefile.PL is run, the
generated Makefile gets the full path to xsubpp saved in it. Then when
upgraded from CPAN, ExtUtils::ParseXS and xsubpp will be in a new
location (site_perl or a local::lib). Running make will run the old
xsubpp, but it will then try to use the new ExtUtils::ParseXS which has
broken compatibility.

Restore the errors function as a compatibility shim to fix this.

2 months agocop.h: Extend core-only portion
Karl Williamson [Sat, 17 Oct 2020 12:43:55 +0000 (06:43 -0600)]
cop.h: Extend core-only portion

This encloses some #defines in a PERL_CORE section, as their only use is
in the macro immediately following, already confined to core.

2 months agoINSTALL: Fix grammar/typos
Karl Williamson [Wed, 7 Oct 2020 19:22:54 +0000 (13:22 -0600)]
INSTALL: Fix grammar/typos

2 months agoperlapi: Consolidate svREFCNT_dec-ish entries
Karl Williamson [Sun, 6 Sep 2020 04:18:06 +0000 (22:18 -0600)]
perlapi: Consolidate svREFCNT_dec-ish entries

2 months agoDynaLoader: use PerlEnv_getenv()
Karl Williamson [Sat, 7 Mar 2020 19:54:19 +0000 (12:54 -0700)]
DynaLoader: use PerlEnv_getenv()

Doing so invokes thread-safe guards

2 months agoop.h: Restrict to core certain internal symbols
Karl Williamson [Sat, 17 Oct 2020 13:04:41 +0000 (07:04 -0600)]
op.h: Restrict to core certain internal symbols

so that they aren't accessible to XS code and won't be picked up by

2 months agoperlapi: Consolidate SvPVX-ish entries
Karl Williamson [Sun, 6 Sep 2020 04:20:45 +0000 (22:20 -0600)]
perlapi: Consolidate SvPVX-ish entries

2 months agoAdd -negative import args for 'use warnings'
David Cantrell [Mon, 27 Jan 2020 16:02:05 +0000 (16:02 +0000)]
Add -negative import args for 'use warnings'

2 months agoperlapi: Consolidate SvREFCNT_INC-ish entries
Karl Williamson [Sun, 6 Sep 2020 04:17:19 +0000 (22:17 -0600)]
perlapi: Consolidate SvREFCNT_INC-ish entries

2 months agoadd extra language in the quotemeta() docs for embedded \ and $
Karen Etheridge [Fri, 20 Nov 2020 23:57:25 +0000 (15:57 -0800)]
add extra language in the quotemeta() docs for embedded \ and $

One paragraph was lifted from perlop.pod, and the other from perlre.pod.

2 months agoperlvar - clarify that paragraph mode also discards a single leading newline
Dan Book [Fri, 27 Nov 2020 04:19:13 +0000 (23:19 -0500)]
perlvar - clarify that paragraph mode also discards a single leading newline

2 months agoAvoid deadlock with PERL_MEM_LOG
Karl Williamson [Thu, 26 Nov 2020 01:20:28 +0000 (18:20 -0700)]
Avoid deadlock with PERL_MEM_LOG

This fixes GH #18341

The Perl wrapper for getenv() was changed in 5.32 to allocate memory to
squirrel safely away the result of the wrapped getenv() call.  It does
this while in a critical section so as to make sure another thread can't
interrupt it and destroy it.

Unfortunately, when Perl is compiled for debugging memory problems and
has PERL_MEM_LOG enabled, that allocation causes a recursive call to
getenv() for the purpose of checking an environment variable to see how
to log that allocation.  And hence it deadlocks trying to enter the
critical section.

There are various solutions.  One is to use or emulate a general semaphore
instead of a binary one.  This is effectively what
PL_lc_numeric_mutex_depth does for another mutex, and the code for that
could be used as a template.

But given that this is an extreme edge case which requires Perl to be
specially compiled to enable this feature which is used only for
debugging, a much simpler, if less safe if it were to ever be used in
production, solution should suffice.  Tony Cook suggested just avoiding
the wrapper for this particular purpose.

2 months agoAdd mutex locking for many-reader/1-writer
Karl Williamson [Wed, 12 Aug 2020 20:59:12 +0000 (14:59 -0600)]
Add mutex locking for many-reader/1-writer

The mutex macros already in perl are sufficient to allow us to emulate
this type of locking, which may also be available natively, but I don't
think it is worth the effort to use the native calls.

2 months agolocale.c: Move comment to better place
Karl Williamson [Thu, 26 Nov 2020 13:16:13 +0000 (06:16 -0700)]
locale.c: Move comment to better place

3 months agoperlsub - indicate version requirement for "delete local"
Dan Book [Thu, 26 Nov 2020 02:29:22 +0000 (21:29 -0500)]
perlsub - indicate version requirement for "delete local"

3 months agoperlapi: PL_sv_yes and kin are read-only
Karl Williamson [Wed, 25 Nov 2020 13:54:37 +0000 (06:54 -0700)]
perlapi: PL_sv_yes and kin are read-only

3 months agoperlapi: Remove per-thread section; move to real scns
Karl Williamson [Wed, 18 Nov 2020 03:35:55 +0000 (20:35 -0700)]
perlapi: Remove per-thread section; move to real scns

Instead of having a grab bag section of all interpreter variables, move
their documentation to the section that they actually fit under.

3 months agoperlapi: Move PL_dowarn to Warnings section
Karl Williamson [Wed, 18 Nov 2020 03:35:01 +0000 (20:35 -0700)]
perlapi: Move PL_dowarn to Warnings section

3 months agoperldelta updates for the SysV IPC changes
Tony Cook [Tue, 24 Nov 2020 03:31:08 +0000 (14:31 +1100)]
perldelta updates for the SysV IPC changes

3 months agoVarious updates and fixes to some of the SysV IPC ops and their tests
Tony Cook [Tue, 24 Nov 2020 02:52:59 +0000 (13:52 +1100)]
Various updates and fixes to some of the SysV IPC ops and their tests

3 months agoio/shm.t: make runnable as ./perl io/shm.t
Tony Cook [Wed, 18 Nov 2020 04:02:05 +0000 (15:02 +1100)]
io/shm.t: make runnable as ./perl io/shm.t

and give editors a hint

3 months agoshmwrite: treat the string as bytes
Tony Cook [Wed, 18 Nov 2020 04:01:13 +0000 (15:01 +1100)]
shmwrite: treat the string as bytes

3 months agomsgrcv: properly downgrade the receive buffer
Tony Cook [Wed, 18 Nov 2020 03:26:38 +0000 (14:26 +1100)]
msgrcv: properly downgrade the receive buffer

If the receive buffer started with SVf_UTF8 on, the received message
SV would stay flagged, corrupting the result.

3 months agomsgsnd: handle an upgraded MSG parameter correctly
Tony Cook [Wed, 18 Nov 2020 03:20:47 +0000 (14:20 +1100)]
msgsnd: handle an upgraded MSG parameter correctly

3 months agoperlfunc/msgsnd: the supplied MSG doesn't have a length field
Tony Cook [Wed, 18 Nov 2020 00:42:24 +0000 (11:42 +1100)]
perlfunc/msgsnd: the supplied MSG doesn't have a length field

The length of the message is derived from the length of the MSG
less the size of the type field.

3 months agofix UTF-8 handling for semop()
Tony Cook [Tue, 17 Nov 2020 23:27:50 +0000 (10:27 +1100)]
fix UTF-8 handling for semop()

As with semctl(), the UTF-8 flag on the passed in opstring was ignored,
which meant that the upgraded version of the same string would
cause an error.

Just use SvPVbyte().

3 months agoio/sem.t: eliminate warnings
Tony Cook [Tue, 17 Nov 2020 04:59:44 +0000 (15:59 +1100)]
io/sem.t: eliminate warnings

This eliminates some warnings that semctl() (or other *ctl()) calls
might generate, and some warnings specific to io/sem.t:

- for IPC_STAT and GETALL, the current value of ARG is overwritten
  so making an undefined value warning for it nonsensical, so don't
  use SvPV_force().

- for other calls, ARG is either ignored, or in a behaviour
  introduced in perl 3 (along with the ops), treats the supplied
  value as an integer which is then converted to a pointer.  Rather
  than warning on an undef value which is most likely to be ignored
  we treat the undef as zero without the usual warning.

- always pass a number for SEMNUM in the test code

I didn't try to eliminate warning for non-numeric/undefined SEMNUM,
since while we know it isn't used by SETALL, GETALL, IPC_STAT and
IPC_SET, it may or may not be used by system defined *ctl() operators
such as SEM_INFO and SHM_LOCK on Linux.

fixes #17926

3 months ago*ctl: test that we throw on a code point above 0xff
Tony Cook [Tue, 17 Nov 2020 03:25:36 +0000 (14:25 +1100)]
*ctl: test that we throw on a code point above 0xff

These functions expect a packed structure of some point
representing bytes from the structure in memory.

3 months ago*ctl: test we handle the buffer as bytes
Tony Cook [Tue, 17 Nov 2020 03:20:41 +0000 (14:20 +1100)]
*ctl: test we handle the buffer as bytes

Previously this had the "unicode bug", an upgraded string would
be treated as the encoding of that string, rather than the raw

3 months ago*ctl: ensure the ARG parameter's UTF-8 flag is reset
Tony Cook [Tue, 17 Nov 2020 03:07:32 +0000 (14:07 +1100)]
*ctl: ensure the ARG parameter's UTF-8 flag is reset

If the SV supplied as ARG had the SVf_UTF8 flag on it would be left
on, which would effectively corrupt the returned buffer.

Only tested with shmctl(), since the other *ctl() functions only have
more complex structures with indeterminate types that would require
more effort to test.

3 months agoperl - update usage data to match perlrun
Dan Book [Mon, 23 Nov 2020 07:59:53 +0000 (02:59 -0500)]
perl - update usage data to match perlrun

3 months agoJohn Karr is now a perl author
Tony Cook [Mon, 23 Nov 2020 23:24:28 +0000 (10:24 +1100)]
John Karr is now a perl author

3 months agofix typo in comp/parser.t
John Karr [Thu, 12 Nov 2020 08:30:49 +0000 (03:30 -0500)]
fix typo in comp/parser.t

3 similar tests eval a sub with a list of variables, $r is repeated at the
end of the list, but the errors that are being checked have nothing to do with
the repeated variable. This causes a warning enabled.

3 months agocomp/parser.t count two lines that were being tested to see if they crashed
John Karr [Tue, 10 Nov 2020 22:14:24 +0000 (17:14 -0500)]
comp/parser.t count two lines that were being tested to see if they crashed
parser as tests (PASS if the test file is still running after the lines).

3 months agobump $Carp::VERSION
Tony Cook [Mon, 23 Nov 2020 23:18:18 +0000 (10:18 +1100)]
bump $Carp::VERSION

3 months agofix context of caller call in Carp
Graham Knop [Mon, 23 Nov 2020 22:12:49 +0000 (23:12 +0100)]
fix context of caller call in Carp

Carp's CARP_NOT variable is meant to have package names. caller in list
context returns the calling file and line in addition to the package

Enforce scalar context on the call to caller to fix this.

3 months agoperlapi: Document UVf, as deprecated
Karl Williamson [Sat, 17 Oct 2020 21:49:53 +0000 (15:49 -0600)]
perlapi: Document UVf, as deprecated

3 months agoperlapi: Note proper rplcemnt for pad_compname_type
Karl Williamson [Thu, 27 Aug 2020 15:24:12 +0000 (09:24 -0600)]
perlapi: Note proper rplcemnt for pad_compname_type

3 months agoadd a brief introduction to the IO SV type
Tony Cook [Thu, 19 Nov 2020 05:08:05 +0000 (16:08 +1100)]
add a brief introduction to the IO SV type

3 months agoConfine scope of SV_CONST to core
Karl Williamson [Sat, 17 Oct 2020 13:32:18 +0000 (07:32 -0600)]
Confine scope of SV_CONST to core

as well as the constants it uses.  This is unused in cpan

3 months agoAdd a usage note about the "l" modifier.
Shlomi Fish [Thu, 29 Oct 2020 13:40:07 +0000 (15:40 +0200)]
Add a usage note about the "l" modifier.

3 months agowin32: remove support for disabling USE_LARGE_FILES
Tomasz Konojacki [Thu, 29 Oct 2020 17:58:10 +0000 (18:58 +0100)]
win32: remove support for disabling USE_LARGE_FILES

It was enabled by default on all compilers. I don't think it ever
makes sense to disable it.

3 months agoRestrict scope/Shorten some very long macro names
Karl Williamson [Sat, 17 Oct 2020 12:55:50 +0000 (06:55 -0600)]
Restrict scope/Shorten some very long macro names

The names were intended to force people to not use them outside their
intended scopes.  But by restricting those scopes in the first place, we
don't need such unwieldy names

3 months agoembed.fnc: Mark reginitcolors as Core only
Karl Williamson [Wed, 22 Jul 2020 22:16:41 +0000 (16:16 -0600)]
embed.fnc: Mark reginitcolors as Core only

This is used for internal initialization, and there are no uses on cpan

3 months agoperlapi: Consolidate Sv{INU]VX-ish entries
Karl Williamson [Sun, 6 Sep 2020 16:17:42 +0000 (10:17 -0600)]
perlapi: Consolidate Sv{INU]VX-ish entries

3 months agoUpdate gitignore files to reflect files in repo
Tony Cook [Sun, 22 Nov 2020 23:57:25 +0000 (10:57 +1100)]
Update gitignore files to reflect files in repo

3 months agofix ignore to only apply to root
Graham Knop [Thu, 19 Nov 2020 11:09:55 +0000 (12:09 +0100)]
fix ignore to only apply to root

There is a real in NetWare/, which may be copied to the
root. Ignore the file in the root, but not the file in NetWare/.

3 months agoremove ignore for perlvms.pod, which is a real file now
Graham Knop [Thu, 19 Nov 2020 11:08:48 +0000 (12:08 +0100)]
remove ignore for perlvms.pod, which is a real file now

3 months agomove ignore for re into its own dists gitignore
Graham Knop [Thu, 19 Nov 2020 11:08:19 +0000 (12:08 +0100)]
move ignore for re into its own dists gitignore

3 months agomove ignore for XS-APItest into dists own gitignore
Graham Knop [Thu, 19 Nov 2020 11:07:50 +0000 (12:07 +0100)]
move ignore for XS-APItest into dists own gitignore

3 months agoremove ignore for Test-Harness directory which no longer exists
Graham Knop [Thu, 19 Nov 2020 11:06:20 +0000 (12:06 +0100)]
remove ignore for Test-Harness directory which no longer exists

3 months agoremove ignore for dl_win32.xs, since it is a real file now
Graham Knop [Thu, 19 Nov 2020 11:05:27 +0000 (12:05 +0100)]
remove ignore for dl_win32.xs, since it is a real file now

3 months agoadd gitignore exclusions for files in git
Graham Knop [Thu, 19 Nov 2020 11:02:15 +0000 (12:02 +0100)]
add gitignore exclusions for files in git

There are a number of files excluded using gitignore rules that are
included in the repository. This can lead to confusion if something
other than git tries to read the ignore files.

Add rules to the gitignore files so that these files won't be ignored.

3 months agosv.h: Add comments
Karl Williamson [Sun, 6 Sep 2020 16:08:14 +0000 (10:08 -0600)]
sv.h: Add comments

3 months agoregcharclass.h: Simplify some expressions
Karl Williamson [Sun, 22 Nov 2020 22:45:05 +0000 (15:45 -0700)]
regcharclass.h: Simplify some expressions

The regen script was improperyly collapsing two-element ranges into two
separate elements, which caused extraneous code to be generated.

3 months agoSlience compiler warnings for NV, [IU]V compare
Karl Williamson [Sun, 22 Nov 2020 16:36:20 +0000 (09:36 -0700)]
Slience compiler warnings for NV, [IU]V compare

These were occurring on FreeBSD smokes.

warning: implicit conversion from 'IV' (aka 'long') to 'double' changes value from 9223372036854775807 to 9223372036854775808 [-Wimplicit-int-float-conversion]

9223372036854775807 is IV_MAX.  What needed to be done here was to use
the NV containing IV_MAX+1, a value that already exists in perl.h

In other instances, simply casting to an NV before doing the comparison
with the NV was what was needed.

This fixes #18328

3 months agoperlapi: Consolidate sv_vsetpvf-ish entries
Karl Williamson [Sun, 6 Sep 2020 04:04:22 +0000 (22:04 -0600)]
perlapi: Consolidate sv_vsetpvf-ish entries

3 months agoperlapi: Consolidate sv_catpv-ish entries
Karl Williamson [Sun, 6 Sep 2020 03:50:10 +0000 (21:50 -0600)]
perlapi: Consolidate sv_catpv-ish entries

3 months agoDocument dTHXa, dTHXoa
Karl Williamson [Sat, 14 Nov 2020 23:22:28 +0000 (16:22 -0700)]
Document dTHXa, dTHXoa

3 months agoDocument isGV_with_GP
Karl Williamson [Wed, 22 Jul 2020 23:02:37 +0000 (17:02 -0600)]
Document isGV_with_GP

3 months agoDocument NUM2PTR
Karl Williamson [Thu, 27 Aug 2020 12:59:49 +0000 (06:59 -0600)]
Document NUM2PTR

or at least lead people to use something better

3 months agoMark despatch_signals as core only
Karl Williamson [Sat, 7 Nov 2020 20:17:05 +0000 (13:17 -0700)]
Mark despatch_signals as core only

3 months agosv.c: Add missing pod markup
Karl Williamson [Sat, 21 Nov 2020 19:24:53 +0000 (12:24 -0700)]
sv.c: Add missing pod markup

The item referred to in a L<> is in perlapi, so should be marked as
internal to the same pod.

3 months agoperlapi: Consolidate sv_vcatpvf-ish entries
Karl Williamson [Sun, 6 Sep 2020 04:12:01 +0000 (22:12 -0600)]
perlapi: Consolidate sv_vcatpvf-ish entries

3 months agoperlapi: Consolidate sv_catpvf-ish entries
Karl Williamson [Sun, 6 Sep 2020 04:08:38 +0000 (22:08 -0600)]
perlapi: Consolidate sv_catpvf-ish entries

3 months agoperlapi: Consolidate sv_setpvf-ish entries
Karl Williamson [Sun, 6 Sep 2020 04:03:24 +0000 (22:03 -0600)]
perlapi: Consolidate sv_setpvf-ish entries

3 months agoperlapi: Consolidate sv_setpviv-ish entries
Karl Williamson [Sun, 6 Sep 2020 03:55:34 +0000 (21:55 -0600)]
perlapi: Consolidate sv_setpviv-ish entries

3 months agoNote down all future releasers for this cycle
Sawyer X [Sat, 21 Nov 2020 12:00:58 +0000 (14:00 +0200)]
Note down all future releasers for this cycle

3 months agoVarious COPHH macros have a non-const parameter
Karl Williamson [Tue, 22 Sep 2020 13:20:52 +0000 (07:20 -0600)]
Various COPHH macros have a non-const parameter

The pod says these are const, but they won't compile if actually called
with one.

3 months agoperlapi: Consolidate newSVsv-ish entries
Karl Williamson [Sun, 6 Sep 2020 03:54:15 +0000 (21:54 -0600)]
perlapi: Consolidate newSVsv-ish entries

3 months agoperlapi: Consolidate sv_inc-ish entries
Karl Williamson [Sun, 6 Sep 2020 03:51:18 +0000 (21:51 -0600)]
perlapi: Consolidate sv_inc-ish entries