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22 years agodocument 'test' attribute (from Andreas Koenig)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 10 May 1999 03:22:49 +0000 (03:22 +0000)]
document 'test' attribute (from Andreas Koenig)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3355

22 years agoPATCH for small bug in scan_bin
Paul Marquess [Thu, 22 Apr 1999 23:12:08 +0000 (00:12 +0100)]
PATCH for small bug in scan_bin

Message-ID: <5104D4DBC598D211B5FE0000F8FE7EB29C6B45@mbtlipnt02.btlabs.bt.co.uk>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3354

22 years agomore bulletproof workaround for mangled paths (updates changes#3345,3350);
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 10 May 1999 02:39:33 +0000 (02:39 +0000)]
more bulletproof workaround for mangled paths (updates changes#3345,3350);
provide Win32::GetLongPathName() to complement Win32::GetShortPathName()

p4raw-link: @3350 on //depot/perl: b5ce6607ab4b332cfeb9911174599b4208a0bc29
p4raw-link: @3345 on //depot/perl: 95140b9803ddf95b050f1d52936f19393a6b541c

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3353

22 years agoflush all open output buffers before fork(), exec(), system, qx//
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 9 May 1999 22:47:39 +0000 (22:47 +0000)]
flush all open output buffers before fork(), exec(), system, qx//
and pipe open() operations, simplifying buffering headaches faced
by users; uses fflush(NULL), which may need Configure test

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3352

22 years agoperlcc on win32 (correct version of fix suggested by Jean-Louis
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 9 May 1999 21:11:51 +0000 (21:11 +0000)]
perlcc on win32 (correct version of fix suggested by Jean-Louis
Leroy <jll@skynet.be>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3351

22 years agonormalize $^X to full pathname on win32
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 9 May 1999 20:39:11 +0000 (20:39 +0000)]
normalize $^X to full pathname on win32

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3350

22 years agoallow readline($globref), <$globref> already works
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 9 May 1999 20:23:07 +0000 (20:23 +0000)]
allow readline($globref), <$globref> already works

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3349

22 years agoperldoc cleanups (variant of changes suggested by Christian Lemburg
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 9 May 1999 20:00:09 +0000 (20:00 +0000)]
perldoc cleanups (variant of changes suggested by Christian Lemburg
<lemburg@online-club.de>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3348

22 years agoadditions to Thread.pm docs from Tuomas J. Lukka
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 9 May 1999 18:47:21 +0000 (18:47 +0000)]
additions to Thread.pm docs from Tuomas J. Lukka
<lukka@fas.harvard.edu>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3347

22 years agoRe: pdt: Perl Development Tools?
Stephen McCamant [Sat, 17 Apr 1999 02:46:13 +0000 (19:46 -0700)]
Re: pdt: Perl Development Tools?

Message-ID: <14103.57454.614253.598264@fre-76-120.reshall.berkeley.edu>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3346

22 years agowork around mangled archname on win32 while finding privlib/sitelib;
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 9 May 1999 18:22:43 +0000 (18:22 +0000)]
work around mangled archname on win32 while finding privlib/sitelib;
normalize lib paths to forward slashes internally

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3345

22 years agofix typo in dbm filters that caused odbm.t to fail
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 9 May 1999 03:20:06 +0000 (03:20 +0000)]
fix typo in dbm filters that caused odbm.t to fail

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3344

22 years agotweak test totals
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 9 May 1999 02:02:59 +0000 (02:02 +0000)]
tweak test totals

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3343

22 years agoimport list propagation busted (pointed out by Ton Hospel
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 9 May 1999 01:42:06 +0000 (01:42 +0000)]
import list propagation busted (pointed out by Ton Hospel
<thospel@mail.dma.be>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3342

22 years agohpux needs {SHLIB_PATH,LDOPTS} rather than LD_{LIBRARY,RUN}_PATH
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 9 May 1999 00:54:18 +0000 (00:54 +0000)]
hpux needs {SHLIB_PATH,LDOPTS} rather than LD_{LIBRARY,RUN}_PATH
(as suggested by Eric Boehm <boehm@nortelnetworks.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3341

22 years agogenerate manpages for newly added utils
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 9 May 1999 00:40:41 +0000 (00:40 +0000)]
generate manpages for newly added utils

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3340

22 years agoRe: ptr to realloced memory in yylex
Hugo van der Sanden [Sun, 2 May 1999 17:59:24 +0000 (18:59 +0100)]
Re: ptr to realloced memory in yylex

Message-Id: <199905021659.RAA14016@crypt.compulink.co.uk>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3339

22 years agomake perldoc -f grok nested =items
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 8 May 1999 21:48:22 +0000 (21:48 +0000)]
make perldoc -f grok nested =items

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3336

22 years agoallow AV/HV dereferences on pseudohashes ($ph->{foo}[1], etc.)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 8 May 1999 19:48:11 +0000 (19:48 +0000)]
allow AV/HV dereferences on pseudohashes ($ph->{foo}[1], etc.)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3335

22 years agoupdate test totals
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 8 May 1999 19:09:41 +0000 (19:09 +0000)]
update test totals

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3334

22 years agomention unpack('pP',...) footshot (from Albert Dvornik <bert@genscan.com>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 8 May 1999 16:56:02 +0000 (16:56 +0000)]
mention unpack('pP',...) footshot (from Albert Dvornik <bert@genscan.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3333

22 years agoapplied suggested patch, added tests
William Mann [Mon, 12 Apr 1999 12:25:22 +0000 (08:25 -0400)]
applied suggested patch, added tests
Message-Id: <199904121625.MAA00983@hwsrv1.avici.com>
Subject: BigInt.pm extensions for logical operations

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3332

22 years agoavoid temporary files named 'tmp'
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 8 May 1999 16:09:33 +0000 (16:09 +0000)]
avoid temporary files named 'tmp'

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3331

22 years agoImplement OPEN, EOF, SEEK, TELL, BINMODE and FILENO as TIEHANDLE methods.
Nick Ing-Simmons [Sat, 8 May 1999 14:16:30 +0000 (14:16 +0000)]
Implement OPEN, EOF, SEEK, TELL, BINMODE and FILENO as TIEHANDLE methods.
Provide Tie::StdHandle
Basic update of docs.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3330

22 years agoTweaks to open(my $fh,...) stuff
Nick Ing-Simmons [Sat, 8 May 1999 12:03:45 +0000 (12:03 +0000)]
Tweaks to open(my $fh,...) stuff

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3329

22 years agoBring SDBM_File.xs into line with new typemap
Nick Ing-Simmons [Sat, 8 May 1999 11:18:42 +0000 (11:18 +0000)]
Bring SDBM_File.xs into line with new typemap

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3328

22 years agoadd test case for AUTOLOAD reentrancy fix in change#3279
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 8 May 1999 00:07:11 +0000 (00:07 +0000)]
add test case for AUTOLOAD reentrancy fix in change#3279

p4raw-link: @3279 on //depot/maint-5.004/perl: 0e728c71769b15d79c5e25115ecf62c06ac5c5ea

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3327

22 years agoImplement open( my $fh, ...) and similar.
Nick Ing-Simmons [Fri, 7 May 1999 21:24:50 +0000 (21:24 +0000)]
Implement open( my $fh, ...) and similar.
  Set flag in op.c for "constructor ops"
  In pp_rv2gv, if flag is set and arg is PADSV and uninit
  vivify as reference to a detached GV.
  (Name of GV is the pad name.)
This scheme should "just work" for pipe/socket etc. too.

#if 0 out the open(FH,undef) for now.
Change t/io/open.t to test open(my $fh,...)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3326

22 years agoCorrect SvLEN vs SvCUR which leads to odd "chunk" vs "line" in mess().
Nick Ing-Simmons [Fri, 7 May 1999 21:18:42 +0000 (21:18 +0000)]
Correct SvLEN vs SvCUR  which leads to odd "chunk" vs "line" in mess().

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3325

22 years agoavoid using PL_sv_mutex in condpair_magic() (avoids hangs when
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 7 May 1999 20:28:31 +0000 (20:28 +0000)]
avoid using PL_sv_mutex in condpair_magic() (avoids hangs when
intervening code has to allocate SVs)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3324

22 years agoallow line numbers to show in diagnostics during global destruction
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 7 May 1999 19:45:08 +0000 (19:45 +0000)]
allow line numbers to show in diagnostics during global destruction

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3323

22 years agoBug in MM_VMS.PM
Dan Sugalski [Fri, 9 Apr 1999 16:16:39 +0000 (09:16 -0700)]
Bug in MM_VMS.PM

Message-Id: <3.0.6.32.19990409161639.02ea1050@ous.edu>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3322

22 years ago[perl-5.005.02] detect lack of /dev/tty
Karl Heuer [Wed, 7 Apr 1999 23:58:58 +0000 (19:58 -0400)]
[perl-5.005.02] detect lack of /dev/tty

Message-Id: <199904080358.XAA01192@mescaline.gnu.org>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3321

22 years agoallow distinct prefix for versioned executables
Roderick Schertler [Wed, 7 Apr 1999 15:34:56 +0000 (11:34 -0400)]
allow distinct prefix for versioned executables
Message-ID: <3003.923513696@eeyore.ibcinc.com>
Subject: perl55.00503 -> perl5.00503 patch for installperl

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3320

22 years ago From: Dan Sugalski <sugalskd@osshe.edu>
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 7 May 1999 08:07:02 +0000 (08:07 +0000)]
From: Dan Sugalski <sugalskd@osshe.edu>
Date: Mon, 05 Apr 1999 15:38:42 -0700
Message-Id: <3.0.6.32.19990405153842.0367b650@ous.edu>
Subject: Re: chomp fails with $/ in fixed-length record mode
--
From: Roderick Schertler <roderick@argon.org>
Date: Tue, 06 Apr 1999 21:11:37 -0400
Message-ID: <2795.923447497@eeyore.ibcinc.com>
Subject: Re: chomp fails with $/ in fixed-length record mode

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3319

22 years agoMake % use fmod()
Ilya Zakharevich [Tue, 6 Apr 1999 01:40:36 +0000 (21:40 -0400)]
Make % use fmod()

Message-ID: <19990406014035.A1238@monk.mps.ohio-state.edu>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3318

22 years agoDBM Filters (via private mail)
Paul Marquess [Sun, 18 Apr 1999 21:05:52 +0000 (22:05 +0100)]
DBM Filters (via private mail)
Message-Id: <199904182009.NAA19152@activestate.com>
Subject: DBM Filters

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3317

22 years agoavoid negative return value from Win32::GetTickCount()
Jan Dubois [Sat, 3 Apr 1999 19:04:18 +0000 (21:04 +0200)]
avoid negative return value from Win32::GetTickCount()
Message-ID: <37084742.22824479@smtp1.ibm.net>
Subject: Re: Win32::GetTickCount

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3316

22 years agoopen(FH,undef) # creates new_tmpfile opened read/write
Nick Ing-Simmons [Thu, 6 May 1999 21:44:38 +0000 (21:44 +0000)]
open(FH,undef) # creates new_tmpfile opened read/write
Add t/io/open.t with test for above.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3315

22 years agocompiler fixes from Vishal Bhatia <vishalb@hotmail.com>
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 6 May 1999 08:01:23 +0000 (08:01 +0000)]
compiler fixes from Vishal Bhatia <vishalb@hotmail.com>
Date: Tue, 30 Mar 1999 23:40:34 PST
Message-ID: <19990331074034.6117.qmail@hotmail.com>
Subject: [PATCH 5.005_56] pp_entersub and pp_leavewrite(CC.pm)
--
Date: Wed, 07 Apr 1999 00:28:23 -0800
Message-ID: <FGBNLNPOEELFAAAA@my-dejanews.com>
Subject: [PATCH 5.005_56] function prototypes(B.pm)
--
Date: Thu, 22 Apr 1999 23:40:52 -0700
Message-ID: <OEAOMKBMLDADCAAA@my-dejanews.com>
Subject: [PATCH 5.005_56 ] discarding worthless padsvs
--
Date: Tue, 27 Apr 1999 01:14:49 PDT
Message-ID: <19990427081449.28615.qmail@hotmail.com>
Subject: [PATCH 5.005_56] pp_ncmp implementation ( CC.pm)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3314

22 years agoadd Ethiopic section to unicode master database (from Ken
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 6 May 1999 07:11:50 +0000 (07:11 +0000)]
add Ethiopic section to unicode master database (from Ken
Whistler <kenw@sybase.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3312

22 years agoLargefiles for Solaris
Damon Atkins [Tue, 30 Mar 1999 11:26:11 +0000 (21:26 +1000)]
Largefiles for Solaris

Message-Id: <199903300126.LAA20870@sysmgtdev.nabaus.com.au>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3311

22 years agoemit more accurate diagnostic for syntax errors involving <>
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 6 May 1999 05:14:35 +0000 (05:14 +0000)]
emit more accurate diagnostic for syntax errors involving <>
within eval""

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3310

22 years agoadditional test for IPC::Open3 (courtesy RonaldWS@aol.com)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 6 May 1999 04:36:31 +0000 (04:36 +0000)]
additional test for IPC::Open3 (courtesy RonaldWS@aol.com)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3309

22 years agoapplied first part of suggested patch (bug described cannot be
Hugo van der Sanden [Sun, 28 Mar 1999 04:51:34 +0000 (05:51 +0100)]
applied first part of suggested patch (bug described cannot be
reproduced any longer, so the second inconclusive part has not
been applied)
Message-Id: <199903280351.EAA20430@crypt.compulink.co.uk>
Subject: [PATCH 5.005_56] Re: A core dump

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3308

22 years agofix bogus OPf_REF context in C<sort BLOCK @foo> (extension of
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 6 May 1999 01:56:06 +0000 (01:56 +0000)]
fix bogus OPf_REF context in C<sort BLOCK @foo> (extension of
change#3180)

p4raw-link: @3180 on //depot/perl: fd3835b3e90ede5576a7ad392beef86bf933ce15

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3307

22 years agoapplied non-conflicting parts of suggested patch
Charles Bailey [Sat, 27 Mar 1999 00:16:51 +0000 (20:16 -0400)]
applied non-conflicting parts of suggested patch
Message-id: <01J9AZY8I2PW001O2S@mail.newman.upenn.edu>
Subject: [Patch 5.005_56] Revised VMS patch

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3306

22 years agomake perldoc use backslashed pathnames within system() on win32
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 5 May 1999 16:20:19 +0000 (16:20 +0000)]
make perldoc use backslashed pathnames within system() on win32

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3305

22 years agoupgrade Pod::Parser to v1.081 from CPAN
Gurusamy Sarathy [Wed, 5 May 1999 07:29:43 +0000 (07:29 +0000)]
upgrade Pod::Parser to v1.081 from CPAN

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3304

22 years agoINSTALL patches
Andy Dougherty [Fri, 19 Mar 1999 12:31:35 +0000 (07:31 -0500)]
INSTALL patches

Message-Id: <Pine.GSU.4.05.9903191208250.8899-100000@newton.phys>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3303

22 years agoload base packages based on nonexistent $VERSION
Andreas König [Fri, 19 Mar 1999 06:00:28 +0000 (07:00 +0100)]
load base packages based on nonexistent $VERSION
Message-ID: <sfcsob2m5ub.fsf@dubravka.in-berlin.de>
Subject: Re: base.pm flaw

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3302

22 years agopod2man outputs switched date and revision label (fix suggested by
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 4 May 1999 05:41:08 +0000 (05:41 +0000)]
pod2man outputs switched date and revision label (fix suggested by
EthanSasiela@mede.com)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3301

22 years agoadjust win32_stat() to cope with FindFirstFile() and stat() bugs
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 3 May 1999 18:48:25 +0000 (18:48 +0000)]
adjust win32_stat() to cope with FindFirstFile() and stat() bugs
(makes opendir(D,"c:") work reliably)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3300

22 years agoadd test case for change#3298
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 2 May 1999 19:39:55 +0000 (19:39 +0000)]
add test case for change#3298

p4raw-link: @3298 on //depot/perl: 93578b34124e8a3b976cd7f68c60e871e698c9d5

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3299

22 years agoclose directory handles properly when localized
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 2 May 1999 19:24:41 +0000 (19:24 +0000)]
close directory handles properly when localized

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3298

22 years agointegrate change#3279 from maint-5.004
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 27 Apr 1999 00:48:42 +0000 (00:48 +0000)]
integrate change#3279 from maint-5.004

p4raw-link: @3279 on //depot/maint-5.004/perl: 0e728c71769b15d79c5e25115ecf62c06ac5c5ea

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3284

22 years agoallow embedded null characters in diagnostics
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 26 Apr 1999 17:30:31 +0000 (17:30 +0000)]
allow embedded null characters in diagnostics

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3274

22 years agohand-applied conflicting parts of suggested patch
Charles Bailey [Wed, 17 Mar 1999 23:55:23 +0000 (19:55 -0400)]
hand-applied conflicting parts of suggested patch
Message-id: <01J8YELSL7WK001E7S@mail.newman.upenn.edu>
Subject: [PATCH 5.005_56] VMS configuration/build

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3273

22 years agoupdate Changes; tweak minor regressions
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 26 Apr 1999 08:25:41 +0000 (08:25 +0000)]
update Changes; tweak minor regressions

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3272

22 years agointegrate change#3229 from maint-5.004
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 26 Apr 1999 07:52:51 +0000 (07:52 +0000)]
integrate change#3229 from maint-5.004

p4raw-link: @3229 on //depot/maint-5.004/perl: 3e0793ddbcfdff90910112e638ae702c43386bb6

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3271

22 years agofix buggy reference count on refs to SVs with autoviv magic
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 25 Apr 1999 22:58:27 +0000 (22:58 +0000)]
fix buggy reference count on refs to SVs with autoviv magic
(resulted in C<my @a; $a[1] = 1; print \$_ for @a> and Data::Dumper
accessing free()d memory)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3270

22 years agofix bug in change#3123 (off-by-one, caused C<qx[noargs]> to fail
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 24 Apr 1999 17:07:55 +0000 (17:07 +0000)]
fix bug in change#3123 (off-by-one, caused C<qx[noargs]> to fail
on win32)

p4raw-link: @3123 on //depot/perl: 0aaad0ff610b01c0682abfc20594c83a6d49f148

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3269

22 years agokill dup hunk
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 24 Apr 1999 16:38:25 +0000 (16:38 +0000)]
kill dup hunk

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3268

22 years agointegrate cfgperl changes into mainline
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 24 Apr 1999 16:35:57 +0000 (16:35 +0000)]
integrate cfgperl changes into mainline

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3267

22 years agoh2ph
Kurt D. Starsinic [Fri, 23 Apr 1999 12:37:23 +0000 (08:37 -0400)]
h2ph

To: perl5-porters@perl.org, Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi>,
        Graham Barr <gbarr@pobox.com>, Gurusamy Sarathy <gsar@activestate.com>
Cc: Lionel Cons <lionel.cons@cern.ch>,
        Ilya Zakharevich <ilya@math.ohio-state.edu>,
        David Hayes <david@bdel.com>
Message-ID: <19990423123723.A49550@O2.chapin.edu>

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3266

22 years agodescrip_mms.template installed files fix
Dan Sugalski [Wed, 21 Apr 1999 08:17:54 +0000 (01:17 -0700)]
descrip_mms.template installed files fix

To: perlbug@perl.org
Message-Id: <3.0.6.32.19990421081754.03127b60@ous.edu>

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3265

22 years agoRe: 5.006 Todo
Andy Dougherty [Mon, 19 Apr 1999 16:27:07 +0000 (12:27 -0400)]
Re: 5.006 Todo

To: The Perl Porters Mailing List <perl5-porters@perl.org>
Message-Id: <Pine.GSU.4.05.9904191623470.7838-100000@newton.phys>

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3264

22 years agoConfigure: $sig_count
Chip Salzenberg [Sun, 18 Apr 1999 17:54:36 +0000 (13:54 -0400)]
Configure: $sig_count

To: Perl 5 Porters <perl5-porters@perl.org>
Message-ID: <19990418175436.A27496@perlsupport.com>

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3263

22 years agoPATCH wrong faq reference in perlbook.pod
Robin Barker [Fri, 9 Apr 1999 16:05:23 +0000 (17:05 +0100)]
PATCH wrong faq reference in perlbook.pod
To: perlbug@perl.com
Message-Id: <199904091505.QAA03757@cyclone.cise.npl.co.uk>

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3262

22 years agoRe: 5.005_03 and gcc, GNU ld under Solaris 2.6
Andy Dougherty [Wed, 14 Apr 1999 17:07:43 +0000 (13:07 -0400)]
Re: 5.005_03 and gcc, GNU ld under Solaris 2.6

To: Hugo van der Sanden <hugo@corp.netcom.net.uk>
Cc: Perl Porters <perl5-porters@perl.org>
Message-Id: <Pine.GSU.4.05.9904141658290.4262-100000@newton.phys>

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22 years agoPATCH: 5.005_56: perldata.pod (UPDATE)
Tom Christiansen [Thu, 15 Apr 1999 07:13:41 +0000 (01:13 -0600)]
PATCH: 5.005_56: perldata.pod (UPDATE)

To: pumpkings@jhereg.perl.com
Message-Id: <199904151313.HAA07682@jhereg.perl.com>

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3260

22 years agoLDLIBPTH also on 'clean' targets.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Tue, 13 Apr 1999 23:12:52 +0000 (23:12 +0000)]
LDLIBPTH also on 'clean' targets.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3259

22 years agoAdd information about the two DEC C compiler optimizer bugs
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Tue, 13 Apr 1999 21:38:46 +0000 (21:38 +0000)]
Add information about the two DEC C compiler optimizer bugs
(what patch levels of the compilers fix them).

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3258

22 years agoBe polite about ccdlflags and lddflags, too.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Tue, 13 Apr 1999 14:25:08 +0000 (14:25 +0000)]
Be polite about ccdlflags and lddflags, too.
Avoid Perl's malloc only when threaded.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3257

22 years agoCroak if no known ways to semctl() (don't assume union semun).
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Tue, 13 Apr 1999 10:21:33 +0000 (10:21 +0000)]
Croak if no known ways to semctl() (don't assume union semun).

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3256

22 years ago[Patch 5.005/5.006]Another MM_VMS.pm patch
Hans Mulder [Mon, 12 Apr 1999 13:36:48 +0000 (06:36 -0700)]
[Patch 5.005/5.006]Another MM_VMS.pm patch

To: perl5-porters@perl.org, vmsperl@perl.org
Message-Id: <3.0.6.32.19990412133648.030e7ec0@ous.edu>

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22 years agoUpdate for OpenBSD hints
Todd C. Miller [Mon, 12 Apr 1999 23:12:22 +0000 (17:12 -0600)]
Update for OpenBSD hints

To: perlbug@perl.com
Message-Id: <199904130512.XAA27712@xerxes.courtesan.com>

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3254

22 years agoIf both ways to call semctl are broken, skip the tests.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sun, 11 Apr 1999 12:52:26 +0000 (12:52 +0000)]
If both ways to call semctl are broken, skip the tests.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3226

22 years agoRe: Misspelled macro in ext/POSIX/POSIX.xs?
Andy Dougherty [Fri, 9 Apr 1999 16:58:08 +0000 (12:58 -0400)]
Re: Misspelled macro in ext/POSIX/POSIX.xs?

To: dsembr01@ox.slug.louisville.edu
Cc: perlbug@perl.com
Message-Id: <Pine.GSU.4.05.9904091648570.894-100000@newton.phys>

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22 years agoRe: prefix= in hints
Andy Dougherty [Fri, 9 Apr 1999 14:54:18 +0000 (10:54 -0400)]
Re: prefix= in hints

To: Perl Porters <perl5-porters@perl.org>
Message-Id: <Pine.GSU.4.05.9904091445280.894-100000@newton.phys>

(Overrides change #3204 from Kurt)

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p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3224

22 years agoUnderstand Apollo's //node notation.
Johann Klasek [Fri, 9 Apr 1999 18:21:37 +0000 (20:21 +0200)]
Understand Apollo's //node notation.
To: jhi@iki.fi
Subject: Re: DomainPerl
Message-ID: <19990409182137.A2299@euklid.auto.tuwien.ac.at>

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22 years agoIntegrate from mainperl.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sun, 4 Apr 1999 16:33:49 +0000 (16:33 +0000)]
Integrate from mainperl.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3220

22 years agocorrect places that said newSVpv() when they meant newSVpvn()
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 4 Apr 1999 01:59:26 +0000 (01:59 +0000)]
correct places that said newSVpv() when they meant newSVpvn()

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3217

22 years agoavoid duplicate code
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 3 Apr 1999 23:58:27 +0000 (23:58 +0000)]
avoid duplicate code

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3216

22 years agogrow PL_tmps_stack more efficiently; make it more amenable to
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 3 Apr 1999 23:14:34 +0000 (23:14 +0000)]
grow PL_tmps_stack more efficiently; make it more amenable to
STRESS_REALLOC testing

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3215

22 years agoscrounge and save three extra branches in pp_entersub()
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 3 Apr 1999 21:01:09 +0000 (21:01 +0000)]
scrounge and save three extra branches in pp_entersub()

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3214

22 years agoremove duplicate code and an extra branch in sv_setsv() and
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sat, 3 Apr 1999 17:43:23 +0000 (17:43 +0000)]
remove duplicate code and an extra branch in sv_setsv() and
other hot code by making SvTHINKFIRST() think about FAKE SVs

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3213

22 years agoFix up some _t nits (Pid_t, Gid_t, Uid_t, etc. instead of int).
John Bley [Thu, 1 Apr 1999 02:01:47 +0000 (21:01 -0500)]
Fix up some _t nits (Pid_t, Gid_t, Uid_t, etc. instead of int).
To: perlbug@perl.org
Subject: [PATCH]5.005_03 (CORE) Fix some _t nits
Message-ID: <Pine.SOL.3.91.990401015805.21458A-100000@soc13.acpub.duke.edu>

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22 years agoChange #3210 was rather unportable. This is better.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 3 Apr 1999 13:27:26 +0000 (13:27 +0000)]
Change #3210 was rather unportable.  This is better.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3211

22 years agoAvoid Digital UNIX' ksh.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 27 Jan 1999 16:52:33 +0000 (18:52 +0200)]
Avoid Digital UNIX' ksh.
To: Henrik Tougaard <ht000@siberut.foa.dk>
Cc: perlbug@perl.com, ht000@foa.dk
Subject: Re: Not OK perl5.005_03-MAINT_TRIAL_4
Message-ID: <13999.10289.319422.239987@alpha.hut.fi>

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3210

22 years agoIntegrate from mainperl.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 3 Apr 1999 12:49:04 +0000 (12:49 +0000)]
Integrate from mainperl.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3209

22 years agoAdd -mabi=64 to ccflags for 64-bit IRIX gcc.
Lionel Cons [Thu, 1 Apr 1999 14:05:28 +0000 (16:05 +0200)]
Add -mabi=64 to ccflags for 64-bit IRIX gcc.
To: jhi@iki.fi
Cc: perlbug@perl.com, kstar@isinet.com,
        Philippe Defert <philippe.defert@cern.ch>
Subject: Re: Not OK: perl 5.00503 on IP27-irix 6.5 (UNINSTALLED)
Message-Id: <199904011205.OAA11380@mercury.cern.ch>

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22 years agoBe polite about usemymalloc.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 3 Apr 1999 12:20:21 +0000 (12:20 +0000)]
Be polite about usemymalloc.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3207

22 years agoa typo in change#3205
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 2 Apr 1999 23:31:59 +0000 (23:31 +0000)]
a typo in change#3205

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22 years agomake testsuite reflect change#3157 (Math::BigFloat->new now
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 2 Apr 1999 23:20:31 +0000 (23:20 +0000)]
make testsuite reflect change#3157  (Math::BigFloat->new now
returns NaNs faithfully)

p4raw-link: @3157 on //depot/perl: 0e8b93680515c2e86a8476b627fb46e04ed665af

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3205

22 years agoOn -Uinstallusrbinperl and no -Dprefix, set prefix to /usr/local.
Kurt D. Starsinic [Fri, 2 Apr 1999 16:49:47 +0000 (11:49 -0500)]
On -Uinstallusrbinperl and no -Dprefix, set prefix to /usr/local.
To: perl5-porters@perl.org
Subject: linux hints nit
Message-ID: <19990402164947.E80926@O2.chapin.edu>

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3204

22 years agoDisplay exact glibc version in Linux.
Andy Dougherty [Mon, 29 Mar 1999 15:04:26 +0000 (10:04 -0500)]
Display exact glibc version in Linux.
To: Perl Porters <perl5-porters@perl.org>
Subject: Displaying glibc version on Linux
Message-Id: <Pine.GSU.4.05.9903291417370.15335-100000@newton.phys>

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@3203

22 years agovarious little goofs
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 2 Apr 1999 21:23:18 +0000 (21:23 +0000)]
various little goofs

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@3202

22 years agoConfigure regen.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 2 Apr 1999 13:13:39 +0000 (13:13 +0000)]
Configure regen.

Add llseek + offset_t probing.
Change CONFIG to CONFIGDOTSH.
'unset foo' is unportable, use foo=''.

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22 years agoIntroduce myconfig.SH.
Andy Dougherty [Tue, 30 Mar 1999 12:41:29 +0000 (07:41 -0500)]
Introduce myconfig.SH.
To: Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi>
Cc: Nick Ing-Simmons <nik@tiuk.ti.com>, Perl Porters <perl5-porters@perl.org>
Subject: [PATCH] myconfig.SH (was Re: perl install bug on AIX 4.3.1.0)
Message-Id: <Pine.GSU.4.05.9903301222280.15987-100000@newton.phys>

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