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10 years agoS_mg_findext_flags wasn't declared static
Gisle Aas [Mon, 25 Apr 2011 18:24:00 +0000 (20:24 +0200)]
S_mg_findext_flags wasn't declared static

10 years agoIn S_doparseform(), don't force the pattern to a string. This resolves #79532
Nicholas Clark [Mon, 2 May 2011 11:37:30 +0000 (12:37 +0100)]
In S_doparseform(), don't force the pattern to a string. This resolves #79532

Previously S_doparseform() was using SvPV_force(), because the pattern had to
be forced to a string, because the compiled format was stored in the string's
buffer. Now that the compiled format is stored in the magic struct, this isn't
necessary.

Additionally, removing the call to SvPV_force() removes the need to hack with
the SvREADONLY() flag in pp_formline.

10 years agoStore the compiled format in mg_ptr instead of after SvCUR() - fixes RT #89218
Nicholas Clark [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 11:12:34 +0000 (12:12 +0100)]
Store the compiled format in mg_ptr instead of after SvCUR() - fixes RT #89218

Formats are compiled down to a sequence of U32 opcodes in doparseform().
Previously the block of opcodes was stored in the buffer of SvPVX() after
the raw string by extending the buffer, and calculating the first U32 aligned
address after SvCUR(). A flag bit on the scalar was set to signal this hackery,
tested with SvCOMPILED()

The flag bit used happened to be the same as one of the two used by to signal
Boyer-Moore compiled scalars. The assumption was that no scalar can be used for
both. Unfortunately, this isn't quite true.

Given that the scalar is alway upgraded to PVMG to add PERL_MAGIC_fm magic,
to clear the cached compiled version, there's no extra memory cost in using
mg_ptr in the MAGIC struct to point directly to the block of U32 opcodes. The
test for "is there a compiled version" can switch to mg_find(..., PERL_MAGIC_fm)
returning a pointer, and the use of a flag bit abolished.

Retain SvCOMPILED() and SvCOMPILED_{on,off}() as compatibility for XS code on
CPAN - the first is always 0, the other two now no-ops.

10 years agoS_doparseform() should return void, not OP*, as it should use Perl_die not DIE
Nicholas Clark [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 10:02:45 +0000 (11:02 +0100)]
S_doparseform() should return void, not OP*, as it should use Perl_die not DIE

a1b950687051c32e added an error condition in S_doparseform() but used DIE(...)
to report it. DIE is defined as C<return Perl_die>, which acts as a hint to the
compiler about the control flow [as Perl_die() never returns], but also forces
the return type to be OP *. Whilst this is appropriate for pp functions, it's
not for S_doparseform() - a1b950687051c32e had to change the return type to OP*
and return NULL, just to appease DIE(). Hence use Perl_die() instead, remove
return statements, and remove the didn't-return-NULL (dead) code from
pp_formline.

10 years agoperlreapi: nits
Karl Williamson [Tue, 17 May 2011 15:12:06 +0000 (09:12 -0600)]
perlreapi: nits

10 years agoop_reg_common.h: Fix comment
Karl Williamson [Sun, 8 May 2011 02:01:23 +0000 (20:01 -0600)]
op_reg_common.h: Fix comment

10 years agoperluniintro: revise text on blocks vs scripts
Karl Williamson [Wed, 30 Mar 2011 23:11:34 +0000 (17:11 -0600)]
perluniintro: revise text on blocks vs scripts

10 years agoperlop: Add explanation of \c
Karl Williamson [Thu, 28 Apr 2011 15:31:16 +0000 (09:31 -0600)]
perlop: Add explanation of \c

10 years agoperluniprops: specify exact chars in PerlSpace
Karl Williamson [Mon, 25 Apr 2011 00:06:14 +0000 (18:06 -0600)]
perluniprops: specify exact chars in PerlSpace

10 years agoperlrecharclass: Nits
Karl Williamson [Sun, 24 Apr 2011 15:59:50 +0000 (09:59 -0600)]
perlrecharclass: Nits

10 years agoperlrecharclass: Move table
Karl Williamson [Sun, 24 Apr 2011 15:57:59 +0000 (09:57 -0600)]
perlrecharclass: Move table

The table makes more sense moved; some accompanying wording cleanup.

10 years agoperlrecharclass: Move text about \N
Karl Williamson [Sun, 24 Apr 2011 15:55:35 +0000 (09:55 -0600)]
perlrecharclass: Move text about \N

This should come right after the text about '.', as they are related.

10 years agoperlrecharclass: Extra leading zero in code points
Karl Williamson [Sun, 24 Apr 2011 15:54:39 +0000 (09:54 -0600)]
perlrecharclass: Extra leading zero in code points

10 years agoregcomp.sym: Add comment
Karl Williamson [Sun, 24 Apr 2011 15:50:53 +0000 (09:50 -0600)]
regcomp.sym: Add comment

10 years agoperlop: Clarify that only ASCII brackets nest
Karl Williamson [Sun, 24 Apr 2011 15:46:55 +0000 (09:46 -0600)]
perlop: Clarify that only ASCII brackets nest

10 years agoperluniprops: AHex and PosixXDigit are identical
Karl Williamson [Sun, 24 Apr 2011 15:46:18 +0000 (09:46 -0600)]
perluniprops: AHex and PosixXDigit are identical

10 years agocharnames: pod nit
Karl Williamson [Sun, 24 Apr 2011 15:35:43 +0000 (09:35 -0600)]
charnames: pod nit

10 years agoperlfunc: Refer to if.pm from "use"
Karl Williamson [Sun, 24 Apr 2011 15:33:59 +0000 (09:33 -0600)]
perlfunc: Refer to if.pm from "use"

10 years agoregcomp.c: change comment wording, from TomC
Karl Williamson [Tue, 3 May 2011 22:40:29 +0000 (16:40 -0600)]
regcomp.c: change comment wording, from TomC

10 years agoperlxs: Fix pod errors
Karl Williamson [Thu, 28 Apr 2011 19:17:53 +0000 (13:17 -0600)]
perlxs: Fix pod errors

10 years agoperlunicode: Fix pod error
Karl Williamson [Thu, 28 Apr 2011 19:17:26 +0000 (13:17 -0600)]
perlunicode: Fix pod error

10 years agoperlport: Fix pod errors
Karl Williamson [Thu, 28 Apr 2011 19:17:01 +0000 (13:17 -0600)]
perlport: Fix pod errors

10 years agopod/perlfaq2: Fix pod errors
Karl Williamson [Thu, 28 Apr 2011 19:16:23 +0000 (13:16 -0600)]
pod/perlfaq2: Fix pod errors

10 years agohandy.h: Link moved to perlhacktips
Karl Williamson [Thu, 28 Apr 2011 19:15:21 +0000 (13:15 -0600)]
handy.h: Link moved to perlhacktips

10 years agoREADME.os2: Fix pod errors
Karl Williamson [Thu, 28 Apr 2011 19:14:47 +0000 (13:14 -0600)]
README.os2: Fix pod errors

10 years agopod/perlinterp.pod: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Wed, 27 Apr 2011 23:13:55 +0000 (17:13 -0600)]
pod/perlinterp.pod: Fix broken link

10 years agoext/Devel-Peek/Peek.pm: Fix broken links
Karl Williamson [Wed, 27 Apr 2011 23:13:16 +0000 (17:13 -0600)]
ext/Devel-Peek/Peek.pm: Fix broken links

10 years agodist/Cwd/lib/File/Spec/Win32.pm: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Wed, 27 Apr 2011 23:11:49 +0000 (17:11 -0600)]
dist/Cwd/lib/File/Spec/Win32.pm: Fix broken link

10 years agoversion/Internals.pod: Fix broken links
Karl Williamson [Wed, 27 Apr 2011 22:46:13 +0000 (16:46 -0600)]
version/Internals.pod: Fix broken links

10 years agoREADME.os2: fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Wed, 27 Apr 2011 22:44:14 +0000 (16:44 -0600)]
README.os2: fix broken link

10 years agoFieldHash.pm: Fix broken links
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 22:23:27 +0000 (16:23 -0600)]
FieldHash.pm: Fix broken links

10 years agoperlsyn: fix broken link to this
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 22:15:02 +0000 (16:15 -0600)]
perlsyn: fix broken link to this

The X<> have spaces between them which was causing the =head to
generate a different anchor than expected

10 years agoperlop.pod: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 22:13:37 +0000 (16:13 -0600)]
perlop.pod: Fix broken link

The reason there are links broken to this is that the X<>
were part of the heading, and the spaces between them are
significant

10 years agoperlfaq4: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 22:13:16 +0000 (16:13 -0600)]
perlfaq4: Fix broken link

10 years agoperlxs: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 22:12:11 +0000 (16:12 -0600)]
perlxs: Fix broken link

10 years agoperlthrtut: fix broken links
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 22:11:17 +0000 (16:11 -0600)]
perlthrtut: fix broken links

10 years agoperlhack: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 22:09:51 +0000 (16:09 -0600)]
perlhack: Fix broken link

10 years agoperlguts: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 22:01:56 +0000 (16:01 -0600)]
perlguts: Fix broken link

10 years agoREADME.os2: Fix broken links
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 18:58:36 +0000 (12:58 -0600)]
README.os2: Fix broken links

10 years agoInternals.pod: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 18:53:39 +0000 (12:53 -0600)]
Internals.pod: Fix broken link

10 years agooverload.pm: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 17:12:27 +0000 (11:12 -0600)]
overload.pm: Fix broken link

10 years agoperlform: Revise link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 17:08:12 +0000 (11:08 -0600)]
perlform: Revise link

The link doesn't have to be to the exact text, can just name the function,
and doing so is clearer.

10 years agoconfigpm: Fix broken links
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 16:00:52 +0000 (10:00 -0600)]
configpm: Fix broken links

10 years agoperlsub.pod: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:55:43 +0000 (09:55 -0600)]
perlsub.pod: Fix broken link

10 years agoperlguts: Link to internal doesn't need pod name
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:55:15 +0000 (09:55 -0600)]
perlguts: Link to internal doesn't need pod name

10 years agoperlfaq9: Add links to man pages
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:53:51 +0000 (09:53 -0600)]
perlfaq9: Add links to man pages

10 years agoperlfaq8: Add links to man pages
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:53:35 +0000 (09:53 -0600)]
perlfaq8: Add links to man pages

10 years agoperlebcdic.pod: Add man page section number to link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:51:00 +0000 (09:51 -0600)]
perlebcdic.pod: Add man page section number to link

10 years agoperldata.pod: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:50:29 +0000 (09:50 -0600)]
perldata.pod: Fix broken link

10 years agomathoms.c: pod: fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:48:27 +0000 (09:48 -0600)]
mathoms.c: pod: fix broken link

10 years agovmsish.pm: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:47:33 +0000 (09:47 -0600)]
vmsish.pm: Fix broken link

10 years agoAttribute-Handlers: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:45:30 +0000 (09:45 -0600)]
Attribute-Handlers: Fix broken link

10 years agoREADME.cygwin: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:44:00 +0000 (09:44 -0600)]
README.cygwin: Fix broken link

10 years agoInternals.pod: Fix broken links
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:39:48 +0000 (09:39 -0600)]
Internals.pod: Fix broken links

10 years agoREADME.os2: Fix broken links
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:37:12 +0000 (09:37 -0600)]
README.os2: Fix broken links

10 years agoperlglossary: Fix broken links
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:34:46 +0000 (09:34 -0600)]
perlglossary: Fix broken links

10 years agocop.h: pod: Fix broken links
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:31:51 +0000 (09:31 -0600)]
cop.h: pod: Fix broken links

10 years agoINSTALL: Change name so links to it aren't broken
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:27:18 +0000 (09:27 -0600)]
INSTALL: Change name so links to it aren't broken

10 years agoPOSIX.pod: fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:17:22 +0000 (09:17 -0600)]
POSIX.pod: fix broken link

10 years agoFix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:12:28 +0000 (09:12 -0600)]
Fix broken link

10 years agothreads-shared: Fix broken link
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:06:23 +0000 (09:06 -0600)]
threads-shared: Fix broken link

10 years agoperlxstut: Correct NAME
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 14:54:25 +0000 (08:54 -0600)]
perlxstut: Correct NAME

10 years agobase.pm: pod: Remove obsolete references
Karl Williamson [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 14:48:25 +0000 (08:48 -0600)]
base.pm: pod: Remove obsolete references

10 years agoINSTALL: broken link
Karl Williamson [Mon, 25 Apr 2011 16:49:31 +0000 (10:49 -0600)]
INSTALL: broken link

10 years agoAssertion fails in multi-char regex match
Karl Williamson [Fri, 13 May 2011 14:35:23 +0000 (08:35 -0600)]
Assertion fails in multi-char regex match

In '"s\N{U+DF}" =~ /\x{00DF}/i, the LHS folds to 'sss', the RHS to 'ss'.
The bug occurs when the RHS tries to match the first two es's, but that
splits the LHS \xDF character, which Perl doesn't know how to handle,
and the assertion got triggered.  (This is similar to [perl #72998].)

The solution adopted here is to disallow a partial character match,
as #72998 did as well.

10 years agorelease_managers_guide: feedback from 5.15.0 bump
David Mitchell [Wed, 18 May 2011 15:45:49 +0000 (16:45 +0100)]
release_managers_guide: feedback from 5.15.0 bump

The version bump from 5.14.0 to 5.15.0 didn't go at all smoothly.
Update release_managers_guide based on that experience.

Basically there were a couple of catch-22 situations with auto-generated
files; namely uconfig.h and the pod/perl5150delta.pod link.

Also, I've split the 'bump bleed to 5.15' and 'make maint-5.14 branch'
instructions into two separate sections.

10 years agobuildtoc - fix a bug and add some comments
David Mitchell [Wed, 18 May 2011 15:43:50 +0000 (16:43 +0100)]
buildtoc - fix a bug and add some comments

while(readdir) doesn't auto-assign to $_

Also, make the informative output clear that its telling you like of files
it will be processing, rather than that its actually processing it now.

10 years agoBump the perl version in various places for 5.15.0
David Mitchell [Wed, 18 May 2011 15:37:58 +0000 (16:37 +0100)]
Bump the perl version in various places for 5.15.0

10 years agoupdate TOC for perl5150delta
David Mitchell [Wed, 18 May 2011 14:59:00 +0000 (15:59 +0100)]
update TOC for perl5150delta

10 years agocreate perldelta for 5.15.0
David Mitchell [Wed, 18 May 2011 14:55:48 +0000 (15:55 +0100)]
create perldelta for 5.15.0

10 years agoAmend the readline()+signals caveat
Josh ben Jore [Tue, 10 May 2011 16:47:16 +0000 (09:47 -0700)]
Amend the readline()+signals caveat

10 years agoRemove RC3 marker. v5.14.0
Jesse Vincent [Sat, 14 May 2011 18:18:53 +0000 (14:18 -0400)]
Remove RC3 marker.

10 years agoMake ‘require func()’ work with .pm abs path v5.14.0-RC3
Father Chrysostomos [Wed, 11 May 2011 13:27:08 +0000 (09:27 -0400)]
Make ‘require func()’ work with .pm abs path

As of commit 282b29ee485, pp_requires passes an SV to S_doopen_pm,
instead of char*/length pair.

That commit also used sv_mortalcopy() to copy the sv when trying out a
.pmc extension:
+ SV *const pmcsv = sv_mortalcopy(name);

When the path is absolute, the sv passed to S_doopen_pm is the very sv
that was passed to require. If it was returned from a (non-lvalue)
sub-routine, it will be marked TEMP, so the buffer gets stolen.

After the .pmc file is discovered to be nonexistent, S_doopen_pm then
uses its original sv to open the .pm file. But the buffer has been
stolen, so it’s trying to open undef, which fais.

In the mean time, pp_require still has a pointer to the stolen buffer,
which now has a .pmc extenion, it blithely reports that the .pmc file
cannot be found, not realising that its string has changed out from
under it. (Actually, if the file name were just the right length, it
could be reallocated and we could end up with a crash.)

This patch copies the sv more kindly.

10 years agoRC3 bump
Jesse Vincent [Wed, 11 May 2011 13:26:58 +0000 (09:26 -0400)]
RC3 bump

10 years agoRemove the "RC2" marker in preparation for Wednesday's final release.
Jesse Vincent [Mon, 9 May 2011 15:31:27 +0000 (11:31 -0400)]
Remove the "RC2" marker in preparation for Wednesday's final release.

10 years ago "fix bug; also prefix ?? matches with m due to 5.14 deprecation"
Tom Christiansen [Mon, 9 May 2011 02:42:54 +0000 (22:42 -0400)]
"fix bug; also prefix ?? matches with m due to 5.14 deprecation"

I also fixed a bug in the original.  I'm always getting C<eof> vs C<eof()>
swapped in my brain, which is what had happened here.  The old code didn't
do what it said it did because it contrary to the comments didn't reset at
each eof -- because it used the C<eof()> form which is all of ARGV rather
than bare C<eof> for the last file read, and thus each per-file component
of ARGV.

I am concerned about the two paragraphs previous to that, because they
use eof() and I am not perfectly clear that they should.  But I left
them as is.

Jesse asked for "a lot of eyes", so if folks could please look at this
patch and see whether it looks ok, I'd appreciate it.  I did test it
under blead, both with and without the prefixed m on the m?? matches,
which is how I discovered it was buggy with the C<eof()> not C<eof>.

--tom

10 years agoUpdates to perlfunc to explicitly mention some of 5.14's new features v5.14.0-RC2
Tom Christiansen [Wed, 4 May 2011 13:49:46 +0000 (09:49 -0400)]
Updates to perlfunc to explicitly mention some of 5.14's new features
somewhere other than perldelta.

10 years agoIt's not 2012. - spotted by jdb
Jesse Vincent [Tue, 3 May 2011 22:48:35 +0000 (18:48 -0400)]
It's not 2012.  - spotted by jdb

10 years agotypo fix spotted by tchrist
Jesse Vincent [Tue, 3 May 2011 21:44:56 +0000 (17:44 -0400)]
typo fix spotted by tchrist

10 years agoBump Module::CoreList because the content changed since RC1 and we have
Jesse Vincent [Tue, 3 May 2011 21:20:16 +0000 (17:20 -0400)]
Bump Module::CoreList because the content changed since RC1 and we have
nice, zealous porting tests

10 years agoRC1 -> RC2; push off the date of 5.14.0 until a week from tomorrow
Jesse Vincent [Thu, 28 Apr 2011 18:11:43 +0000 (02:11 +0800)]
RC1 -> RC2; push off the date of 5.14.0 until a week from tomorrow

10 years agoDocumentation for sprintf updates in Perl 5.14
Jesse Vincent [Tue, 3 May 2011 20:58:58 +0000 (16:58 -0400)]
Documentation for sprintf updates in Perl 5.14

10 years agoDoc changes for [perl #89750]
Karl Williamson [Tue, 3 May 2011 20:08:43 +0000 (14:08 -0600)]
Doc changes for [perl #89750]

10 years agoregcomp.c: White space only
Karl Williamson [Tue, 3 May 2011 17:47:50 +0000 (11:47 -0600)]
regcomp.c: White space only

A previous commit added an 'if' around this code.  This now indents
the block properly.

10 years agoPATCH: [perl #89750]: Unicode regex negated case-insensitivity
Karl Williamson [Tue, 3 May 2011 17:44:28 +0000 (11:44 -0600)]
PATCH: [perl #89750]: Unicode regex negated case-insensitivity

This patch causes inverted [bracketed] character classes to not handle
multi-character folds.  The reason is that these can lead to very
counter-intuitive results (see bug discussion).

In an inverted character class, only single-char folds are now
generated.  However the fold for \xDF=>ss is hard-coded in,
and it was too much trouble sending flags to the sub-sub routine that
does this, so another check is done at the point of storing the list of
multi-char folds.  Since \xDF doesn't have a single char fold, this
works.

10 years agoutf8.c: Add _flags version of to_utf8_fold()
Karl Williamson [Tue, 3 May 2011 16:12:00 +0000 (10:12 -0600)]
utf8.c: Add _flags version of to_utf8_fold()

And also to_uni_fold().

The flag allows retrieving either simple or full folds.

The interface is subject to change, so these are marked experimental
and their names begin with underscore.  The old versions are turned
into macros calling the new versions with the correct extra parameter.

10 years agoembed.fnc: Allow NULL arg to to_utf8_case()
Karl Williamson [Tue, 3 May 2011 15:52:49 +0000 (09:52 -0600)]
embed.fnc: Allow NULL arg to to_utf8_case()

Code within the function doesn't assume that the parameter is non-null,
and in fact the specials are retrieved by swash_init().  Having the
parameter null just means that no specials will be retrieved in the
current call.

10 years agoSmall typo fixes in perldelta
Jesse Vincent [Tue, 3 May 2011 16:07:41 +0000 (12:07 -0400)]
Small typo fixes in perldelta

10 years agoMinor perldelta fixes
Father Chrysostomos [Tue, 3 May 2011 16:05:40 +0000 (12:05 -0400)]
Minor perldelta fixes

• Remove C<...> around get-magic and set-magic. Those are prose
  descriptions of what is known internally as mg_get, SvGETMAGIC,
  SVs_GMG, etc.
• Re-instate the message that 804b5feed removed, but in the form in
  which it appears in perldiag.
• Remove the thing about version class methods. It’s a bug fix, not a
  problem (whether known or unknown :-), and not a significant one.
• Spelling mistake

10 years agoskip t/io/eintr.t on production releases
David Mitchell [Tue, 3 May 2011 15:26:51 +0000 (16:26 +0100)]
skip t/io/eintr.t on production releases

We already skip this test file on many platforms which don't
have interruptible IO system calls. Extend this to unconditionally
skip if it's an even (production) release version, so that we don't get
false positives for other platforms we didn't know about.

10 years agoskip a problematic test on openbsd/thread
Tony Cook [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 08:21:52 +0000 (18:21 +1000)]
skip a problematic test on openbsd/thread

I'd make this a TODO, but the test currently results in the watchdog
firing, so harness/TEST would never see the "TODO".

10 years agotypo
Robin Barker [Thu, 21 Apr 2011 17:57:58 +0000 (18:57 +0100)]
typo

10 years agoTomC change with a twist
H.Merijn Brand [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 15:00:10 +0000 (17:00 +0200)]
TomC change with a twist

10 years agoperldelta fixes
Zefram [Tue, 26 Apr 2011 14:45:31 +0000 (15:45 +0100)]
perldelta fixes

10 years agoTypo in commit b641685 breaks Solaris-x64 with Sun cc
Jan Dubois [Mon, 25 Apr 2011 19:38:32 +0000 (12:38 -0700)]
Typo in commit b641685 breaks Solaris-x64 with Sun cc

10 years agoperlre: Don't treat /aa as a separate modifier
Karl Williamson [Thu, 21 Apr 2011 20:45:34 +0000 (14:45 -0600)]
perlre: Don't treat /aa as a separate modifier

10 years agoVMS-related known problems in 5.14.0.
Craig A. Berry [Thu, 21 Apr 2011 23:16:06 +0000 (18:16 -0500)]
VMS-related known problems in 5.14.0.

10 years agoSkup sigdispatch tests on VMS as they hang the VMS smokers.
Craig A. Berry [Thu, 21 Apr 2011 05:11:19 +0000 (15:11 +1000)]
Skup sigdispatch tests on VMS as they hang the VMS smokers.

On Wed, Apr 20, 2011 at 7:22 PM, Craig A. Berry <craigberry@mac.com>
wrote:
> In article <E1QCB3D-0002kP-5p@camel.ams6.corp.booking.com>,
>  davem@iabyn.com ("Dave Mitchell") wrote:
>
>> In perl.git, the branch blead has been updated
>>
>> <http://perl5.git.perl.org/perl.git/commitdiff/011c381477c2b48fc4fbb6c52c59dbd
>> 6a21bc7d6?hp=53777b0ce48433ad582498a56c60698a8fad29f6>
>>
>> - Log
>> -----------------------------------------------------------------
>> commit 011c381477c2b48fc4fbb6c52c59dbd6a21bc7d6
>> Author: David Mitchell <davem@iabyn.com>
>> Date:   Tue Apr 19 14:17:12 2011 +0100
>>
>>     dispatch signals when leaving an eval
>
> The good news is that this also fixes RT #76384.  The bad news is that
> the new tests hang the test suite on VMS and the watchdog is unable to
> break out of it (possibly only with threads -- still need to check
> that).

10 years agoOn Win32, skip the tests added in 011c3814, as alarm can't interrupt select. v5.14.0-RC1
Nicholas Clark [Tue, 19 Apr 2011 19:47:16 +0000 (20:47 +0100)]
On Win32, skip the tests added in 011c3814, as alarm can't interrupt select.

10 years agoperldelta: Fix broken links
Karl Williamson [Tue, 19 Apr 2011 16:07:21 +0000 (10:07 -0600)]
perldelta: Fix broken links

Apparently the writers of perldiag realized that "%s%s" is the same
as %s for the purposes of diagnostics, so there is no anchor for the
removed link.