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21 years agotweak test for portability
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 22:35:49 +0000 (22:35 +0000)]
tweak test for portability

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@6015

21 years agoglob() loading File::Glob behind the scenes may cause syntax errors
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 22:05:31 +0000 (22:05 +0000)]
glob() loading File::Glob behind the scenes may cause syntax errors

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@6014

21 years agotweak change#5945 to display correct switch name in diagnostic
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 21:25:22 +0000 (21:25 +0000)]
tweak change#5945 to display correct switch name in diagnostic

p4raw-link: @5945 on //depot/perl: 6df41af287665da86827e04cbbf0dae1bbd4c94e

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@6013

21 years agoclarify note about shadow password support (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 21:02:58 +0000 (21:02 +0000)]
clarify note about shadow password support (from
gellyfish@gellyfish.com)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@6010

21 years agoIO::Poll bugs fixed (from Lincoln Stein <lstein@cshl.org>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 21:00:00 +0000 (21:00 +0000)]
IO::Poll bugs fixed (from Lincoln Stein <lstein@cshl.org>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@6009

21 years agoVMS config tweak (from Craig A. Berry <craig.berry@metamorgs.com>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 20:56:33 +0000 (20:56 +0000)]
VMS config tweak (from Craig A. Berry <craig.berry@metamorgs.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@6008

21 years agonote about compile failures and END blocks (from M.J.T. Guy)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 20:51:21 +0000 (20:51 +0000)]
note about compile failures and END blocks (from M.J.T. Guy)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@6007

21 years agoperldoc might fail via "use blib" (from Hugo van der Sanden)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 20:41:16 +0000 (20:41 +0000)]
perldoc might fail via "use blib" (from Hugo van der Sanden)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@6005

21 years agoallow REG_EXPAND_SZ keys in Windows registry (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 20:11:20 +0000 (20:11 +0000)]
allow REG_EXPAND_SZ keys in Windows registry (from
John Clayton <John.Clayton@barclayscapital.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@6003

21 years agodestructive sv_setsv() can lose UV-ness from source, causing
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 19:34:16 +0000 (19:34 +0000)]
destructive sv_setsv() can lose UV-ness from source, causing
numeric promotions/comparisons to fail to do the right thing

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@6002

21 years agosupport additional library locations via $Config{otherlibdirs}
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 18:44:15 +0000 (18:44 +0000)]
support additional library locations via $Config{otherlibdirs}
(from Andy Dougherty)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@6001

21 years agofix line renumbering bug in C<eval qq[#line 10 "X"\nwarn]>
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 18:17:07 +0000 (18:17 +0000)]
fix line renumbering bug in C<eval qq[#line 10 "X"\nwarn]>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5999

21 years agofixes for bugs in C<use warnings qw(FATAL all)> (from Paul Marquess)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 09:37:36 +0000 (09:37 +0000)]
fixes for bugs in C<use warnings qw(FATAL all)> (from Paul Marquess)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5995

21 years agofix for missed accounting for null byte in pack("Z",...) (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 09:33:26 +0000 (09:33 +0000)]
fix for missed accounting for null byte in pack("Z",...) (from
M.J.T. Guy)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5994

21 years agovarious minor tweaks seen on p5p
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 09:30:05 +0000 (09:30 +0000)]
various minor tweaks seen on p5p

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5993

21 years agopod nit (from Simon Cozens)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 09:08:19 +0000 (09:08 +0000)]
pod nit (from Simon Cozens)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5992

21 years agoposix-bc patches (from Dorner Thomas <Thomas.Dorner@start.de>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 09:06:36 +0000 (09:06 +0000)]
posix-bc patches (from Dorner Thomas <Thomas.Dorner@start.de>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5991

21 years agouse $ENV{LIB} to search for libs under Visual C compiler
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 08:54:52 +0000 (08:54 +0000)]
use $ENV{LIB} to search for libs under Visual C compiler
on Windows (from Jochen Wiedmann <joe@ispsoft.de>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5990

21 years agoqw(a\\b) must be parsed like 'a\\b', i.e., backslash escapes
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 08:27:12 +0000 (08:27 +0000)]
qw(a\\b) must be parsed like 'a\\b', i.e., backslash escapes
itself and no other (from Tom Hughes)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5989

21 years agos/HTMLSCRIPTPOD/HTMLSCRIPTPODS/ (from Paul Sharpe
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 08:01:38 +0000 (08:01 +0000)]
s/HTMLSCRIPTPOD/HTMLSCRIPTPODS/ (from Paul Sharpe
<paul@miraclefish.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5988

21 years agoB::Bytecode tweaks (from Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 07:53:09 +0000 (07:53 +0000)]
B::Bytecode tweaks (from Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5987

21 years agoadd regular expressions tutorial and quick-start guide (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 07:44:17 +0000 (07:44 +0000)]
add regular expressions tutorial and quick-start guide (from
Mark Kvale <kvale@phy.ucsf.edu>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5986

21 years agoforked child may not exit correctly if it failed to open
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 07:30:28 +0000 (07:30 +0000)]
forked child may not exit correctly if it failed to open
/dev/console (from Graham Barr)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5985

21 years agoattributes::reftype() doesn't work on tied argument
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 07:27:20 +0000 (07:27 +0000)]
attributes::reftype() doesn't work on tied argument

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5984

21 years agonumeric conversion of non-number in change#3378 tramples on
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 07:15:04 +0000 (07:15 +0000)]
numeric conversion of non-number in change#3378 tramples on
OOK offset, causing segfaults

p4raw-link: @3378 on //depot/perl: 25da4f389200e19df8aa50bcef9af9506f48ed2e

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5983

21 years agoavoid error in IO::Socket::INET when given an unknown service name
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 04:48:25 +0000 (04:48 +0000)]
avoid error in IO::Socket::INET when given an unknown service name
with a port number (from Brian Raven <brianr@ssprdmh01.liffe.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5982

21 years agorename File::Glob::glob() to File::Glob::bsd_glob() to avoid
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 04:31:31 +0000 (04:31 +0000)]
rename File::Glob::glob() to File::Glob::bsd_glob() to avoid
prototype mismatch with CORE::glob(); update pod and tests to
suit (File::Glob::glob() is still available for backward
compatibility, but should be considered deprecated)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5981

21 years agoallow Configure -S to run non-interactively (spotted by Greg Hudson
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 03:47:29 +0000 (03:47 +0000)]
allow Configure -S to run non-interactively (spotted by Greg Hudson
<ghudson@mit.edu>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5980

21 years agounder useithreads, constant pad entries could inadvertently be
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Apr 2000 03:07:54 +0000 (03:07 +0000)]
under useithreads, constant pad entries could inadvertently be
shared across threads (from Eric Blood <eblood@xmission.com>);
added Eric's test case to testsuite

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5979

21 years agosync version numbers in File::Spec with the ones on CPAN
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 21:13:00 +0000 (21:13 +0000)]
sync version numbers in File::Spec with the ones on CPAN
(from Barrie Slaymaker)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5978

21 years agoautoquote barewords followed by newline and arrow properly
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 21:07:29 +0000 (21:07 +0000)]
autoquote barewords followed by newline and arrow properly
(variant of fix suggested by Rick Delaney and M.J.T. Guy)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5977

21 years agoDB_File v1.73 update (from Paul Marquess)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 20:41:20 +0000 (20:41 +0000)]
DB_File v1.73 update (from Paul Marquess)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5976

21 years agoallow sort() reentrancy (variant of patch suggested by
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 20:34:24 +0000 (20:34 +0000)]
allow sort() reentrancy (variant of patch suggested by
Hugo van der Sanden)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5975

21 years agochange#4197 somehow missed initializing PL_errors, meaning
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 19:46:57 +0000 (19:46 +0000)]
change#4197 somehow missed initializing PL_errors, meaning
sytax error queueing wasn't working outside eval"" at all;
also fixed eval"" to localize PL_error_count, so that compile-time
eval's don't clobber the error state of the outer context

p4raw-link: @4197 on //depot/perl: 5a844595b9262407e093364ec4d29a22962723f0

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5974

21 years agofix for failure to match $foo =~ /(?i)/ (from Ilya Zakharevich)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 18:29:05 +0000 (18:29 +0000)]
fix for failure to match $foo =~ /(?i)/ (from Ilya Zakharevich)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5973

21 years agoData::Dumper fumbles negative numbers on 32-bit platforms where
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 18:05:11 +0000 (18:05 +0000)]
Data::Dumper fumbles negative numbers on 32-bit platforms where
IV is >32bits

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5970

21 years agofix Sys::Syslog breakage on domain sockets (from Tom Hughes)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 17:50:56 +0000 (17:50 +0000)]
fix Sys::Syslog breakage on domain sockets (from Tom Hughes)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5969

21 years agotolerate spaces in group names in test on solaris (from David Boyce
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 17:44:49 +0000 (17:44 +0000)]
tolerate spaces in group names in test on solaris (from David Boyce
<dsb@boyski.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5968

21 years agoimproved docs on the warn_uninit diagnostic (from David Glasser
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 17:41:22 +0000 (17:41 +0000)]
improved docs on the warn_uninit diagnostic (from David Glasser
and Simon Cozens)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5967

21 years agoadd testsuite for B backends, fix bug in B::Deparse (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 16:54:58 +0000 (16:54 +0000)]
add testsuite for B backends, fix bug in B::Deparse (from
Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5966

21 years agoavoid "will not stay shared" warnings for our variables (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 16:10:37 +0000 (16:10 +0000)]
avoid "will not stay shared" warnings for our variables (from
Robin Barker)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5965

21 years agoreformat to 72 columns (again)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 07:05:05 +0000 (07:05 +0000)]
reformat to 72 columns (again)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5964

21 years agopatch from Larry to make (\&) prototype work; added tests for
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 06:28:31 +0000 (06:28 +0000)]
patch from Larry to make (\&) prototype work; added tests for
the same

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5963

21 years agoupdated README.hpux (from Jeff Okamoto)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 06:15:47 +0000 (06:15 +0000)]
updated README.hpux (from Jeff Okamoto)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5962

21 years agorecognize our, CHECK and INIT in cperl-mode (from Doug MacEachern)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 05:55:03 +0000 (05:55 +0000)]
recognize our, CHECK and INIT in cperl-mode (from Doug MacEachern)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5961

21 years agobetter INSTALL notes on Solaris issues (from Dominic Dunlop)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 05:49:26 +0000 (05:49 +0000)]
better INSTALL notes on Solaris issues (from Dominic Dunlop)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5960

21 years agodoubled words in pods (from Simon Cozens
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 05:33:41 +0000 (05:33 +0000)]
doubled words in pods (from Simon Cozens
<simon.p.cozens@jp.pwcglobal.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5959

21 years agochange#3569 deleted some essential code, revert; avoid use of
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 05:11:39 +0000 (05:11 +0000)]
change#3569 deleted some essential code, revert; avoid use of
atexit() to make DynaLoader work properly on AIX under mod_perl
(from Jens-Uwe Mager <jum@helios.de>)

p4raw-link: @3569 on //depot/perl: 054b02d6604bb3beeebed2d8a040d025b131c9a6

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5958

21 years agopod nits (from A. C. Yardley <yardley@tanet.net>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 04:54:51 +0000 (04:54 +0000)]
pod nits (from A. C. Yardley <yardley@tanet.net>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5957

21 years agobetter diagnostics on failed tests (from Ilya Zakharevich)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 04:51:47 +0000 (04:51 +0000)]
better diagnostics on failed tests (from Ilya Zakharevich)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5956

21 years agolongstanding bug exposed by change#3307: sort arguments weren't
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Apr 2000 04:26:44 +0000 (04:26 +0000)]
longstanding bug exposed by change#3307: sort arguments weren't
compiled with the right wantarray context (ensuing runtime lookup
via block_gimme() was getting the incidental context of the
sort() itself)

p4raw-link: @3307 on //depot/perl: 82092f1dcd6e496644fe74540fa706cb390be431

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5955

21 years agointegrate cfgperl contents into mainline
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 26 Apr 2000 23:42:12 +0000 (23:42 +0000)]
integrate cfgperl contents into mainline

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5954

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 26 Apr 2000 23:06:42 +0000 (23:06 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5953

21 years agoUndo "use integer" addition from 64bitint as it seems
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 26 Apr 2000 23:03:46 +0000 (23:03 +0000)]
Undo "use integer" addition from 64bitint as it seems
to break most of the subtests in Digital UNIX;
Unicos needs to find another way.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5952

21 years agoBe more robust on "extreme" (large absolute value)
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 26 Apr 2000 22:57:53 +0000 (22:57 +0000)]
Be more robust on "extreme" (large absolute value)
arguments.  Originally reported by Daniel Connelly
as a problem with asinh() on large negative arguments,
asinh() used to bail out because an argument to log()
ended up being zero.  Ilya Zakharevich proposed using
Taylor's series in such cases, which for such large
arguments is a very good approximation.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5951

21 years agoreformat perldiag to avoid long lines
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 25 Apr 2000 19:13:12 +0000 (19:13 +0000)]
reformat perldiag to avoid long lines

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5950

21 years agomake perldoc use the pod2man from the same version (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 25 Apr 2000 18:41:11 +0000 (18:41 +0000)]
make perldoc use the pod2man from the same version (from
M.J.T. Guy)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5949

21 years agotypo in vars.pm that leads to cryptic message (from Piotr Piatkowski
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 25 Apr 2000 18:21:57 +0000 (18:21 +0000)]
typo in vars.pm that leads to cryptic message (from Piotr Piatkowski
<kompas@kompas.usr.onet.pl>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5948

21 years agouse &dl_error rather than &dl_load_file as the guard for calling
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 25 Apr 2000 18:11:53 +0000 (18:11 +0000)]
use &dl_error rather than &dl_load_file as the guard for calling
boot_DynaLoader() (meant to fix dl_error() redefined warnings in
statically built perl)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5947

21 years agoDocument that tr() is not tr(1).
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Tue, 25 Apr 2000 17:37:54 +0000 (17:37 +0000)]
Document that tr() is not tr(1).

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5946

21 years agomake module name mandatory after -M switch; reorder perldiag
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 25 Apr 2000 16:34:33 +0000 (16:34 +0000)]
make module name mandatory after -M switch; reorder perldiag
alphabetically (from Mark-Jason Dominus)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5945

21 years agoOn second thoughts frexp() does have two arguments.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Tue, 25 Apr 2000 01:15:18 +0000 (01:15 +0000)]
On second thoughts frexp() does have two arguments.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5944

21 years agoAdd HAS_FREXPL, HAS_ISNAN, HAS_ISNANL, and HAS_MODFL.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 22:56:32 +0000 (22:56 +0000)]
Add HAS_FREXPL, HAS_ISNAN, HAS_ISNANL, and HAS_MODFL.
Now pp_ncmp() returns undef is either operand is a NaN.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5943

21 years agoRegen Configure to match #5937.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 19:45:17 +0000 (19:45 +0000)]
Regen Configure to match #5937.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5942

21 years agoFurther Unicos fixes for Mark Lutz.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 19:24:11 +0000 (19:24 +0000)]
Further Unicos fixes for Mark Lutz.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5941

21 years agoVarious Unicos 10.0.0.6 fixes.
Mark P Lutz [Fri, 14 Apr 2000 20:21:00 +0000 (20:21 +0000)]
Various Unicos 10.0.0.6 fixes.

Subject: [ID 20000414.007] Test suite failures in perl 5.6 on Cray T90
Reply-To: tecmpl1@triton.ca.boeing.com
To: perl5-porters@perl.org
Message-Id: <200004142021.UAA36232@triton.ca.boeing.com>

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5940

21 years agomore pod nits (from Larry Virden)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 19:01:24 +0000 (19:01 +0000)]
more pod nits (from Larry Virden)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5939

21 years agoConsolidated B::Deparse fixes (from Stephen McCamant)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 18:54:01 +0000 (18:54 +0000)]
Consolidated B::Deparse fixes (from Stephen McCamant)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5938

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 17:39:00 +0000 (17:39 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5937

21 years agoadditional tests for change#5934 (from Paul Marquess, who also
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 17:30:06 +0000 (17:30 +0000)]
additional tests for change#5934 (from Paul Marquess, who also
sent in the same fix)

p4raw-link: @5934 on //depot/perl: f0a6fc868045c83877fa78e3e0f6f0be236d2a27

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5936

21 years agoDo not assume sign propagation.
M. J. T. Guy [Tue, 18 Apr 2000 18:24:49 +0000 (19:24 +0100)]
Do not assume sign propagation.
Subject:  [PATCH] Re: [ID 20000410.010] Unicoss 10.0.0.6 and perl 5.6.0
To: payner@ncifcrf.gov, perl5-porters@perl.org
Message-Id: <E12hbk1-0006Ws-00@ursa.cus.cam.ac.uk>

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5935

21 years agopropagate lexical warnings from surrounding scope correctly
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 17:16:54 +0000 (17:16 +0000)]
propagate lexical warnings from surrounding scope correctly
within string eval()

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5934

21 years agoFlatten the cpp jungle doing the nosuid checking.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 17:01:07 +0000 (17:01 +0000)]
Flatten the cpp jungle doing the nosuid checking.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5933

21 years agoadd rsignal(), whichsig() and do_join() to public API list
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 09:08:14 +0000 (09:08 +0000)]
add rsignal(), whichsig() and do_join() to public API list
(mod_perl uses them to good advantage)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5932

21 years agofix RE brokenness on refs/overloaded things (from Ilya Zakharevich)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 09:01:40 +0000 (09:01 +0000)]
fix RE brokenness on refs/overloaded things (from Ilya Zakharevich)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5931

21 years agosmall os390 tweaks (from Peter Prymmer)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 08:58:33 +0000 (08:58 +0000)]
small os390 tweaks (from Peter Prymmer)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5930

21 years agopod nits
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 08:55:25 +0000 (08:55 +0000)]
pod nits

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5929

21 years agorevert change#5923 ("breaks" t/lib/io_poll.t)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 08:50:13 +0000 (08:50 +0000)]
revert change#5923 ("breaks" t/lib/io_poll.t)

p4raw-link: @5923 on //depot/perl: 8bcaa1dfb69612366728f7905b96ca3f11eafd21

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5928

21 years agoarrange for next() to resume at the unstack op rather than the
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 08:43:24 +0000 (08:43 +0000)]
arrange for next() to resume at the unstack op rather than the
loop conditional, so that scope cleanup happens correctly
(from Stephen McCamant)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5927

21 years agoon windows, reserve 16M of stack rather than 128M (allows more
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 08:18:40 +0000 (08:18 +0000)]
on windows, reserve 16M of stack rather than 128M (allows more
threads to run concurrently)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5926

21 years agoPOSIX-BC tweak (from Ignasi Roca <ignasi.roca@fujitsu.siemens.es>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 08:13:52 +0000 (08:13 +0000)]
POSIX-BC tweak (from Ignasi Roca <ignasi.roca@fujitsu.siemens.es>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5925

21 years agoavoid using uninitialized memory in require version check
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 08:08:59 +0000 (08:08 +0000)]
avoid using uninitialized memory in require version check

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5924

21 years agovarious bugs in IO::Poll (from Lincoln D. Stein <lstein@cshl.org>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 07:20:14 +0000 (07:20 +0000)]
various bugs in IO::Poll (from Lincoln D. Stein <lstein@cshl.org>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5923

21 years agocommentary about IoTYPE() (from Nathan Torkington)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 07:08:42 +0000 (07:08 +0000)]
commentary about IoTYPE() (from Nathan Torkington)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5922

21 years agomake eq unicode-aware (from Gisle Aas); fix bogus tests revealed
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 06:58:26 +0000 (06:58 +0000)]
make eq unicode-aware (from Gisle Aas); fix bogus tests revealed
by fix

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5921

21 years agoLarry's fix for buggy propagation of utf8-ness in join(); add test
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 06:37:59 +0000 (06:37 +0000)]
Larry's fix for buggy propagation of utf8-ness in join(); add test

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5920

21 years agoConfigure might miss old directories when prefix must be
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 06:21:58 +0000 (06:21 +0000)]
Configure might miss old directories when prefix must be
expanded (from Robin Barker)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5919

21 years agoVMS nits in glob() test (from Charles Lane)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 06:16:11 +0000 (06:16 +0000)]
VMS nits in glob() test (from Charles Lane)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5918

21 years agovarious pod nits (from Larry Virden and others)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 06:11:56 +0000 (06:11 +0000)]
various pod nits (from Larry Virden and others)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5917

21 years agoignore dotfiles (.cvsignore etc) in test (from Warren Jones
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 05:52:43 +0000 (05:52 +0000)]
ignore dotfiles (.cvsignore etc) in test (from Warren Jones
<wjones@tc.fluke.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5916

21 years agosupported platforms mixed up
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 05:07:01 +0000 (05:07 +0000)]
supported platforms mixed up

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5915

21 years agocaller() wasn't returning the right number of elements for
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 04:56:08 +0000 (04:56 +0000)]
caller() wasn't returning the right number of elements for
eval {...}

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5914

21 years agopod nit: $yday range for localtime/gmtime is 0..364 not 1..365 (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 04:35:41 +0000 (04:35 +0000)]
pod nit: $yday range for localtime/gmtime is 0..364 not 1..365 (from
Mark-Jason Dominus)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5913

21 years agofix totally broken caching in UNIVERSAL::isa() (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 04:17:15 +0000 (04:17 +0000)]
fix totally broken caching in UNIVERSAL::isa() (from
Nick Ing-Simmons)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5912

21 years agoadd linebreak properties from unicode/LineBrk.txt (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 03:39:47 +0000 (03:39 +0000)]
add linebreak properties from unicode/LineBrk.txt (from
Dave Hartnoll <Dave_Hartnoll@3b2.com>)

p4raw-link: @3 on //depot/thrperl: a4f68e9b64464684b732bc17fd65ed4a1aa4708c

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5911

21 years agotypo in pod
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 03:23:10 +0000 (03:23 +0000)]
typo in pod

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5910

21 years agomode argument to do_binmode() should be file mode, not boolean
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Apr 2000 03:22:03 +0000 (03:22 +0000)]
mode argument to do_binmode() should be file mode, not boolean

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5909

21 years agointroduce illegal symbols into null package so that gv_fetchpv(...,TRUE)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 16 Apr 2000 16:51:08 +0000 (16:51 +0000)]
introduce illegal symbols into null package so that gv_fetchpv(...,TRUE)
always returns a valid GV even when the symbol is trapped by strictures
(avoids coredumps)

TODO: the C<package;> hack needs similar treatment

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5908

21 years agopp_gmtime() assumed that newSVpvf %d would take C ints,
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 31 Mar 2000 23:42:56 +0000 (23:42 +0000)]
pp_gmtime() assumed that newSVpvf %d would take C ints,
an assumption which #5905 demolished.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5907

21 years agoTypo in #5905.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 31 Mar 2000 18:54:37 +0000 (18:54 +0000)]
Typo in #5905.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5906