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21 years agodoc tweak (from Michael G Schwern <schwern@pobox.com>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 2 Feb 2000 06:21:34 +0000 (06:21 +0000)]
doc tweak (from Michael G Schwern <schwern@pobox.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4946

21 years agomore meaningful message on invalid pattern argument (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 2 Feb 2000 06:03:04 +0000 (06:03 +0000)]
more meaningful message on invalid pattern argument (from
Kevin Meltzer <KMeltzer@USCO.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4945

21 years agoXSLoader build patch for VMS (from Craig A. Berry
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 2 Feb 2000 05:43:49 +0000 (05:43 +0000)]
XSLoader build patch for VMS (from Craig A. Berry
<craig.berry@metamorgs.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4944

21 years agoreword some sections of perlunicode.pod
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 2 Feb 2000 03:40:49 +0000 (03:40 +0000)]
reword some sections of perlunicode.pod

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4943

21 years agoAIX warning on undefined symbol
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 1 Feb 2000 21:02:01 +0000 (21:02 +0000)]
AIX warning on undefined symbol

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4942

21 years agoHINT_UTF8 is not propagated to the op tree anymore; add a
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 1 Feb 2000 20:29:30 +0000 (20:29 +0000)]
HINT_UTF8 is not propagated to the op tree anymore; add a
perlunicode.pod that reflects changes to unicode support so far

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4941

21 years agoexport pregexec(), Tk uses it
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 1 Feb 2000 08:52:16 +0000 (08:52 +0000)]
export pregexec(), Tk uses it

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4939

21 years agomark literal utf8 in string literals properly
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 1 Feb 2000 04:00:09 +0000 (04:00 +0000)]
mark literal utf8 in string literals properly

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4938

21 years agointroduce $^U, a global bit to indicate whether system
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 31 Jan 2000 20:19:34 +0000 (20:19 +0000)]
introduce $^U, a global bit to indicate whether system
calls should using widechar APIs; chr and sprintf "%c" also
follow this flag in the absense of "use byte"; "use utf8"
sets $^U=1 (this appears kludgey)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4937

21 years ago!USING_WIDE() branch is busted in win32_stat()
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 31 Jan 2000 18:45:07 +0000 (18:45 +0000)]
!USING_WIDE() branch is busted in win32_stat()

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4933

21 years agoruntime now looks at the SVf_UTF8 bit on the SV to decide
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 31 Jan 2000 04:57:42 +0000 (04:57 +0000)]
runtime now looks at the SVf_UTF8 bit on the SV to decide
whether to use widechar semantics; lexer and RE engine continue
to need "use utf8" to enable unicode awareness in literals
and patterns (TODO: this needs to be fixed); $1 et al are marked
SvUTF8 if the pattern was compiled for utf8 (TODO: propagating
it from the data is probably better)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4930

21 years agoremove caller.pm from change#3534 (flawed idea)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 31 Jan 2000 04:17:09 +0000 (04:17 +0000)]
remove caller.pm from change#3534 (flawed idea)

p4raw-link: @3534 on //depot/perl: f3aa04c29a85dd63d563ae8e27316ff34501ccd5

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4929

21 years agofix factual regression (-e doesn't create temporary files anymore)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 31 Jan 2000 04:16:01 +0000 (04:16 +0000)]
fix factual regression (-e doesn't create temporary files anymore)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4928

21 years agointroduce $^V (eq chr($revision) . chr($version) . chr($subversion));
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 30 Jan 2000 21:27:12 +0000 (21:27 +0000)]
introduce $^V (eq chr($revision) . chr($version) . chr($subversion));
document version tuples

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4927

21 years agoimplement -follow option in find2perl (from Helmut Jarausch
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Jan 2000 18:10:12 +0000 (18:10 +0000)]
implement -follow option in find2perl (from Helmut Jarausch
<jarausch@igpm.rwth-aachen.de>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4926

21 years agodocument what chdir() without an argument does (from Mark-Jason
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Jan 2000 18:03:28 +0000 (18:03 +0000)]
document what chdir() without an argument does (from Mark-Jason
Dominus <mjd@plover.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4925

21 years agoREADME.cygwin update (from Eric Fifer <EFifer@sanwaint.com>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Jan 2000 17:49:34 +0000 (17:49 +0000)]
README.cygwin update (from Eric Fifer <EFifer@sanwaint.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4924

21 years agoavoid leaking lexicals into program being debugged (from Ilya
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Jan 2000 17:10:08 +0000 (17:10 +0000)]
avoid leaking lexicals into program being debugged (from Ilya
Zakharevich)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4923

21 years agoperldelta note about export list changes
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Jan 2000 16:36:13 +0000 (16:36 +0000)]
perldelta note about export list changes

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4922

21 years agoalias realpath() to abs_path() (from Tom Christiansen)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Jan 2000 15:49:04 +0000 (15:49 +0000)]
alias realpath() to abs_path() (from Tom Christiansen)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4921

21 years agomore exported symbols needed for build on windows
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Jan 2000 05:29:37 +0000 (05:29 +0000)]
more exported symbols needed for build on windows

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4916

21 years agoautogenerate API listing from comments in the source (from Benjamin
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 28 Jan 2000 03:43:52 +0000 (03:43 +0000)]
autogenerate API listing from comments in the source (from Benjamin
Stuhl <sho_pi@hotmail.com>); fix the markup format to be more
flexible for better readability; add missing docs in sv.c; regenerate
perltoc

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4915

21 years agodocument unimplemented status of forking pipe open() on windows
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Jan 2000 19:43:35 +0000 (19:43 +0000)]
document unimplemented status of forking pipe open() on windows

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4914

21 years agoadd missing flag in change#4892
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Jan 2000 08:04:17 +0000 (08:04 +0000)]
add missing flag in change#4892

p4raw-link: @4892 on //depot/perl: 9e5f57defb0d4fe4a23e6e24c3d57478465aea87

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4911

21 years agovarious pod nits identified by installhtml (all fixed except
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 27 Jan 2000 03:56:48 +0000 (03:56 +0000)]
various pod nits identified by installhtml (all fixed except
unresolved links)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4910

21 years agotypo
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 26 Jan 2000 22:45:28 +0000 (22:45 +0000)]
typo

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4909

21 years agoupdate p4 tool
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 26 Jan 2000 22:41:18 +0000 (22:41 +0000)]
update p4 tool

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4908

21 years agorevised attribute syntax: C<my $foo :a :b :c>, C<my $foo : a b c>
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 26 Jan 2000 21:45:41 +0000 (21:45 +0000)]
revised attribute syntax: C<my $foo :a :b :c>, C<my $foo : a b c>
and C<my $foo : a : b : c> are all valid (from Spider Boardman)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4907

21 years agopod typos and warnings (from Abigail <abigail@delanet.com>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 26 Jan 2000 20:16:39 +0000 (20:16 +0000)]
pod typos and warnings (from Abigail <abigail@delanet.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4906

21 years agos/STOP/CHECK/ blocks
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 26 Jan 2000 19:10:26 +0000 (19:10 +0000)]
s/STOP/CHECK/ blocks

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4905

21 years agotweak exports list on Windows
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 26 Jan 2000 09:28:37 +0000 (09:28 +0000)]
tweak exports list on Windows

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4902

21 years agoallow '--' to terminate argument processing (suggested by
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 26 Jan 2000 04:49:45 +0000 (04:49 +0000)]
allow '--' to terminate argument processing (suggested by
Marc Espie <espie@schutzenberger.liafa.jussieu.fr>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4898

21 years agochange#3744 should have made grep more like map instead of the
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 26 Jan 2000 02:42:38 +0000 (02:42 +0000)]
change#3744 should have made grep more like map instead of the
other way around

p4raw-link: @3744 on //depot/perl: 4e4e412b11cee5b4d44ee0d29943215db93eb350

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4897

21 years agointegrate cfgperl contents into mainline
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 26 Jan 2000 00:56:14 +0000 (00:56 +0000)]
integrate cfgperl contents into mainline

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4896

21 years agofix parse failure of (my $foo : bar) and similar (from Spider
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 26 Jan 2000 00:45:45 +0000 (00:45 +0000)]
fix parse failure of (my $foo : bar) and similar (from Spider
Boardman)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4895

21 years agoavoid failure if directories already read by rmtree() are
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 26 Jan 2000 00:33:53 +0000 (00:33 +0000)]
avoid failure if directories already read by rmtree() are
deleted by another process

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4894

21 years agotypo in change#4892
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 25 Jan 2000 23:19:18 +0000 (23:19 +0000)]
typo in change#4892

p4raw-link: @4892 on //depot/perl: 9e5f57defb0d4fe4a23e6e24c3d57478465aea87

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4893

21 years agoeliminate need for perl95.exe on Windows 9x by working around CRT
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 25 Jan 2000 22:16:19 +0000 (22:16 +0000)]
eliminate need for perl95.exe on Windows 9x by working around CRT
bug internally (from Benjamin Stuhl <sho_pi@hotmail.com>); modified
to call the fixed version of open_osfhandle() only on Windows 9x;
updated the makefiles and README.win32 to suit

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4892

21 years agoproduce redeclaration warning on C<our $foo; { our $foo; ... }>
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 25 Jan 2000 20:22:01 +0000 (20:22 +0000)]
produce redeclaration warning on C<our $foo; { our $foo; ... }>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4891

21 years agoupdate Makefile notes on the now deprecated USE_5005THREADS and
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 25 Jan 2000 19:21:17 +0000 (19:21 +0000)]
update Makefile notes on the now deprecated USE_5005THREADS and
USE_OBJECT

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4890

21 years agoMisedit in #4888.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Tue, 25 Jan 2000 14:44:55 +0000 (14:44 +0000)]
Misedit in #4888.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4889

21 years agoUNICOS/mk patches. Removing the _CRAYMPP test may be
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Tue, 25 Jan 2000 14:38:59 +0000 (14:38 +0000)]
UNICOS/mk patches.  Removing the _CRAYMPP test may be
rash but it's the best move I can think of right now.
Removing the _CRAYMPP test fixes a legion of pack/unpack
failures (hint: shortsize=4,intsize=8,longsize=8).
One subtest, t/lib/io_sock.t #14, is still failing.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4888

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Tue, 25 Jan 2000 06:13:14 +0000 (06:13 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4887

21 years agoconsistently use MAX_PATH+1 buffer sizes
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 25 Jan 2000 02:54:00 +0000 (02:54 +0000)]
consistently use MAX_PATH+1 buffer sizes

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4886

21 years agoworkaround for rename('x','X') bug in Windows NT
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 25 Jan 2000 02:51:35 +0000 (02:51 +0000)]
workaround for rename('x','X') bug in Windows NT

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4885

21 years agowindows build fixups from uniform DLL name change to perl56.dll
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 25 Jan 2000 01:32:57 +0000 (01:32 +0000)]
windows build fixups from uniform DLL name change to perl56.dll

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4884

21 years agomore fixes for warnings from change#4840
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 25 Jan 2000 01:31:27 +0000 (01:31 +0000)]
more fixes for warnings from change#4840

p4raw-link: @4840 on //depot/perl: 2a28b791c040b17cd26931dd9a159635db5fe244

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4883

21 years agoassorted little nits
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 15:35:12 +0000 (15:35 +0000)]
assorted little nits

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4882

21 years agoadd new warnings to perldelta
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 14:32:31 +0000 (14:32 +0000)]
add new warnings to perldelta

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4881

21 years ago<patch> avoid division by 0 in Benchmark.pm
Stephane Payrard [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 16:15:38 +0000 (17:15 +0100)]
<patch> avoid division by 0 in Benchmark.pm

To: Gurusamy Sarathy <gsar@ActiveState.com>
Cc: perl5-porters@perl.org
Message-ID: <20000124161538.A995@freesurf.fr>

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4880

21 years agoforce linkage of the function wrappers for globals in change#4878
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 14:14:20 +0000 (14:14 +0000)]
force linkage of the function wrappers for globals in change#4878

p4raw-link: @4878 on //depot/perl: 6f4183fe04888927cb36b966262c959c5166404b

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4879

21 years agoenable function wrappers for access to globals under MULTIPLICITY
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 13:04:45 +0000 (13:04 +0000)]
enable function wrappers for access to globals under MULTIPLICITY
(provides binary compatibility in the face of changes in interpreter
structure)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4878

21 years agoperlhist update.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 11:41:57 +0000 (11:41 +0000)]
perlhist update.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4877

21 years agoUpdates on the large file support status.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 11:32:07 +0000 (11:32 +0000)]
Updates on the large file support status.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4876

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 11:23:16 +0000 (11:23 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4875

21 years agofix typos; avoid use constant for lowercase constants (produces
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 10:43:03 +0000 (10:43 +0000)]
fix typos; avoid use constant for lowercase constants (produces
warnings now)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4874

21 years agoavoid warnings when there's no subs to autosplit
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 09:40:24 +0000 (09:40 +0000)]
avoid warnings when there's no subs to autosplit

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4873

21 years agoCreate a tool for converting a config_h.SH into a VOS config.h.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 09:39:01 +0000 (09:39 +0000)]
Create a tool for converting a config_h.SH into a VOS config.h.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4872

21 years agotypos in change#4623
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 09:15:20 +0000 (09:15 +0000)]
typos in change#4623

p4raw-link: @4623 on //depot/perl: 9426adcd48655815b65cea5a9f1eebbe7e23a9df

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4871

21 years agoSync metaconfig units to comply with the typo fixes of #4869.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 06:43:19 +0000 (06:43 +0000)]
Sync metaconfig units to comply with the typo fixes of #4869.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4870

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Mon, 24 Jan 2000 06:04:31 +0000 (06:04 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4869

21 years agoon windows, set seek position to end for files opened in append mode
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 21:49:28 +0000 (21:49 +0000)]
on windows, set seek position to end for files opened in append mode
(improves compatibility with Unix, avoids buffering issues)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4868

21 years agochange#4866 was flawed; revert and add better fix for warning
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 21:19:31 +0000 (21:19 +0000)]
change#4866 was flawed; revert and add better fix for warning

p4raw-link: @4866 on //depot/perl: ef8040b067557994d471dfa4e5ac3900907e94ce

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4867

21 years agooptimize away runtime code for our($foo) (also avoid warnings)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 20:43:56 +0000 (20:43 +0000)]
optimize away runtime code for our($foo) (also avoid warnings)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4866

21 years agoDB_File 1.72 update from Paul Marquess <paul.marquess@bt.com>
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 13:17:18 +0000 (13:17 +0000)]
DB_File 1.72 update from Paul Marquess <paul.marquess@bt.com>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4865

21 years agosystem('VAR123=foo cmd') wasn't invoking shell (de-locale-ized patch
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 13:12:31 +0000 (13:12 +0000)]
system('VAR123=foo cmd') wasn't invoking shell (de-locale-ized patch
suggested by Dominic Dunlop <domo@computer.org>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4864

21 years agofix misclassified warnings
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 13:01:35 +0000 (13:01 +0000)]
fix misclassified warnings

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4863

21 years agodocument bareword prototype incompatibility
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 12:52:12 +0000 (12:52 +0000)]
document bareword prototype incompatibility

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4862

21 years agofaulty edit
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 12:32:25 +0000 (12:32 +0000)]
faulty edit

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4861

21 years agos/use vars/our/g modules that aren't independently maintained on CPAN
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 12:23:48 +0000 (12:23 +0000)]
s/use vars/our/g modules that aren't independently maintained on CPAN

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4860

21 years agofix diagnostics to report "our" vs "my" correctly
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 11:29:22 +0000 (11:29 +0000)]
fix diagnostics to report "our" vs "my" correctly

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4859

21 years agoset api_version to 5.5.0 (binary compatibility needs to get tested
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 10:14:46 +0000 (10:14 +0000)]
set api_version to 5.5.0 (binary compatibility needs to get tested
more widely)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4858

21 years agodisallow our($foo::bar)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 10:04:03 +0000 (10:04 +0000)]
disallow our($foo::bar)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4857

21 years agodprofpp can't find Devel::DProf::VERSION due to change#4852
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 09:50:54 +0000 (09:50 +0000)]
dprofpp can't find Devel::DProf::VERSION due to change#4852

p4raw-link: @4852 on //depot/perl: 117c97cc8bc4f8d1e649a798c680208c2e87c6d9

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4856

21 years agonew test (from Michael G Schwern <schwern@pobox.com>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 09:36:51 +0000 (09:36 +0000)]
new test (from Michael G Schwern <schwern@pobox.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4855

21 years agoadd PREREQ_PM to default template (suggested by Michael G Schwern
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 09:24:40 +0000 (09:24 +0000)]
add PREREQ_PM to default template (suggested by Michael G Schwern
<schwern@pobox.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4854

21 years agocygwin update (from Eric Fifer <EFifer@sanwaint.com>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 09:08:30 +0000 (09:08 +0000)]
cygwin update (from Eric Fifer <EFifer@sanwaint.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4853

21 years agomark some extensions as "special versions" to avoid CPAN indexer
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 08:52:44 +0000 (08:52 +0000)]
mark some extensions as "special versions" to avoid CPAN indexer
confusion (from Ilya Zakharevich)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4852

21 years agoprefer POSIX::uname() rather than syscalls, which require attempting
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 08:48:46 +0000 (08:48 +0000)]
prefer POSIX::uname() rather than syscalls, which require attempting
to load syscall.ph (from David Huggins-Daines <dhd@eradicator.org>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4851

21 years agointegrate cfgperl contents into mainline
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 08:36:43 +0000 (08:36 +0000)]
integrate cfgperl contents into mainline

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4850

21 years agofix localization in while BLOCK when there is a continue BLOCK
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 08:17:30 +0000 (08:17 +0000)]
fix localization in while BLOCK when there is a continue BLOCK
by introducing an explicit scope (c.f. change#4848)

p4raw-link: @4848 on //depot/perl: 1ee987245c095afd177d3e2ca6255cec8dbb53ca

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4849

21 years agofix scope cleanup when next jumps to a continue block; this is rather
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 06:43:51 +0000 (06:43 +0000)]
fix scope cleanup when next jumps to a continue block; this is rather
in the nature of a kludge; it doesn't fix the longstanding bug that
makes C<while (!$x++) { local $x = 7 } continue { print $x }> print "7"
instead of "1")

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4848

21 years agodon't warn about masked lexical in C<if (my $x = 1) { my $x; }>,
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 04:47:25 +0000 (04:47 +0000)]
don't warn about masked lexical in C<if (my $x = 1) { my $x; }>,
C<while (my $x = foo()) { my $x = bar(); }> etc.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4847

21 years agoavoid warnings in change#4839
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 23 Jan 2000 04:44:17 +0000 (04:44 +0000)]
avoid warnings in change#4839

p4raw-link: @4839 on //depot/perl: 191f2cf3f90fff5e4eb7a8663a83ed6c7031cf5d

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4846

21 years agoConfigure typos (from Ray Phillips <r.phillips@mailbox.uq.edu.au>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 22 Jan 2000 13:12:38 +0000 (13:12 +0000)]
Configure typos (from Ray Phillips <r.phillips@mailbox.uq.edu.au>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4845

21 years agowrong category for exec() warning
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 22 Jan 2000 12:46:26 +0000 (12:46 +0000)]
wrong category for exec() warning

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4844

21 years agofix line continuations in argument lists (from Helmut Jarausch)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 22 Jan 2000 12:42:40 +0000 (12:42 +0000)]
fix line continuations in argument lists (from Helmut Jarausch)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4843

21 years agoCGI.pm upgraded to v2.56 from CPAN
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 22 Jan 2000 12:34:39 +0000 (12:34 +0000)]
CGI.pm upgraded to v2.56 from CPAN

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4842

21 years agoavoid warnings due to lack of forward declarations
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 22 Jan 2000 12:07:23 +0000 (12:07 +0000)]
avoid warnings due to lack of forward declarations

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4841

21 years agoheavy cleanup of Pod::Html bug fixes (from Wolfgang Laun
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 22 Jan 2000 12:04:30 +0000 (12:04 +0000)]
heavy cleanup of Pod::Html bug fixes (from Wolfgang Laun
<wolfgang.laun@alcatel.at>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4840

21 years agobetter Carp reporting within subclassed modules (from Wolfgang Laun
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 22 Jan 2000 11:57:24 +0000 (11:57 +0000)]
better Carp reporting within subclassed modules (from Wolfgang Laun
<wolfgang.laun@alcatel.at>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4839

21 years agotruncate(FH) flushes FH before truncating it
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 22 Jan 2000 10:53:06 +0000 (10:53 +0000)]
truncate(FH) flushes FH before truncating it

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4838

21 years ago#line directives without a filename leave the file name as it was
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 22 Jan 2000 10:37:16 +0000 (10:37 +0000)]
#line directives without a filename leave the file name as it was
instead of setting it to the script name (from Andrew Pimlott
<andrew@pimlott.ne.mediaone.net>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4837

21 years agoadd patch for printf-style format typechecks (from Robin Barker
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 22 Jan 2000 10:06:53 +0000 (10:06 +0000)]
add patch for printf-style format typechecks (from Robin Barker
<rmb1@cise.npl.co.uk>); fixes for problems so identified

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4836

21 years ago[ID 19991216.006] [PATCH 5.005_63] Reloading modules that use 'fields'
John Tobey [Thu, 16 Dec 1999 20:20:38 +0000 (15:20 -0500)]
[ID 19991216.006] [PATCH 5.005_63] Reloading modules that use 'fields'

Message-Id: <E11ym4U-0000c7-00@einstein.localnet>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4835

21 years agofix deeply nested closures that have no references to lexical in
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 22 Jan 2000 08:08:08 +0000 (08:08 +0000)]
fix deeply nested closures that have no references to lexical in
intervening subs

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4834

21 years agoadd $VERSION
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 21 Jan 2000 17:04:21 +0000 (17:04 +0000)]
add $VERSION

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4833

21 years agofix bug in dumping self-referential scalars
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 21 Jan 2000 16:49:09 +0000 (16:49 +0000)]
fix bug in dumping self-referential scalars

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4832

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 21 Jan 2000 09:16:07 +0000 (09:16 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4831

21 years agopatch to report warnings on bogus filehandles passed to flock(),
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 21 Jan 2000 04:28:08 +0000 (04:28 +0000)]
patch to report warnings on bogus filehandles passed to flock(),
more consistent warnings, from Greg Bacon <gbacon@itsc.uah.edu>
(slightly modified)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4830