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21 years agoUNIVERSAL::can and UNIVERSAL::isa should return undef when
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 18:35:28 +0000 (18:35 +0000)]
UNIVERSAL::can and UNIVERSAL::isa should return undef when
given undefined values (from Graham Barr <gbarr@pobox.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5109

21 years agoavoid accidental #line directives (from Rick Delaney
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 18:25:05 +0000 (18:25 +0000)]
avoid accidental #line directives (from Rick Delaney
<rick@consumercontact.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5108

21 years agolocale guards needed (from Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 18:04:31 +0000 (18:04 +0000)]
locale guards needed (from Simon Cozens <simon@brecon.co.uk>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5107

21 years agoincorrect docs about delete() (spotted by Martyn Pearce
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 18:02:17 +0000 (18:02 +0000)]
incorrect docs about delete() (spotted by Martyn Pearce
<martyn@inpharmatica.co.uk>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5106

21 years agos/use vars/our/ (from Gisle Aas)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 17:43:27 +0000 (17:43 +0000)]
s/use vars/our/ (from Gisle Aas)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5105

21 years agooptimize pseudohash slice in array slice at compile time (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 17:42:06 +0000 (17:42 +0000)]
optimize pseudohash slice in array slice at compile time (from
John Tobey <jtobey@john-edwin-tobey.org>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5104

21 years agoprovide malloc stats via get_mstats() (from Ilya Zakharevich)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 17:18:12 +0000 (17:18 +0000)]
provide malloc stats via get_mstats() (from Ilya Zakharevich)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5103

21 years agodoc patches from Rick Delaney and Chris Nandor; update Todo-5.6
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 17:05:12 +0000 (17:05 +0000)]
doc patches from Rick Delaney and Chris Nandor; update Todo-5.6

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5102

21 years agofix regen_headers target to make all the autogenerated files
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 17:02:51 +0000 (17:02 +0000)]
fix regen_headers target to make all the autogenerated files
writable first

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5101

21 years agofix misoptimization of C<my($x,$y); $x = $y = 1 + $z;> (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 16:41:53 +0000 (16:41 +0000)]
fix misoptimization of C<my($x,$y); $x = $y = 1 + $z;> (from
Ilya Zakharevich)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5100

21 years agomore complete File::Spec support for Mac and VMS, tests (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 16:17:36 +0000 (16:17 +0000)]
more complete File::Spec support for Mac and VMS, tests (from
Barrie Slaymaker <barries@slaysys.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5099

21 years agofix incompatibility with bison generated parser (from
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 16:10:46 +0000 (16:10 +0000)]
fix incompatibility with bison generated parser (from
Ignasi Roca <ignasi.roca@fujitsu.siemens.es>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5098

21 years agopropagate st_mode bits to group/other for Borland build
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 16:07:17 +0000 (16:07 +0000)]
propagate st_mode bits to group/other for Borland build
(from Vadim Konovalov <vkonovalov@lucent.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5097

21 years agoupdate exetype.pl tool
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 05:42:17 +0000 (05:42 +0000)]
update exetype.pl tool

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5094

21 years agofix leaks in *DBM_File; safemalloc()ed things need to be freed with
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 05:17:56 +0000 (05:17 +0000)]
fix leaks in *DBM_File; safemalloc()ed things need to be freed with
safefree() rather than Safefree()

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5091

21 years agofix memory leak in C<$x = *Y> provoked by change#4198, which
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 15 Feb 2000 04:54:17 +0000 (04:54 +0000)]
fix memory leak in C<$x = *Y> provoked by change#4198, which
introduced XPVMG storage in arenas

p4raw-link: @4198 on //depot/perl: 932e9ff92dfdad82564fe7085f2cb398e628fac3

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5090

21 years agoavoid warnings
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 14 Feb 2000 18:51:11 +0000 (18:51 +0000)]
avoid warnings

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5085

21 years agofix small interpreter leaks identified by Purify
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 14 Feb 2000 18:26:08 +0000 (18:26 +0000)]
fix small interpreter leaks identified by Purify

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5084

21 years agonotes about running Purify
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 14 Feb 2000 08:50:06 +0000 (08:50 +0000)]
notes about running Purify

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5079

21 years agouse system malloc() instead of sbrk() in Perl_malloc() under -DPURIFY
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 14 Feb 2000 07:27:21 +0000 (07:27 +0000)]
use system malloc() instead of sbrk() in Perl_malloc() under -DPURIFY

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5078

21 years agointegrate cfgperl contents into mainline
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 14 Feb 2000 07:25:44 +0000 (07:25 +0000)]
integrate cfgperl contents into mainline

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5077

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Mon, 14 Feb 2000 05:01:56 +0000 (05:01 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5076

21 years agoConfigure -A stopped processing of any further options.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Mon, 14 Feb 2000 04:56:52 +0000 (04:56 +0000)]
Configure -A stopped processing of any further options.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5075

21 years agoremove outdated -DPURIFY code--it reports bogus errors during global
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 14 Feb 2000 04:45:01 +0000 (04:45 +0000)]
remove outdated -DPURIFY code--it reports bogus errors during global
destruction since we actually depend on SVs being in arenas there

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5074

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sun, 13 Feb 2000 19:28:17 +0000 (19:28 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5073

21 years agomore purification (pp_require() could access free memory; vdie()
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 13 Feb 2000 19:02:07 +0000 (19:02 +0000)]
more purification (pp_require() could access free memory; vdie()
could think message was random length when passed a null argument;
utilize() didn't set up the hash for the method name leading to
pp_method_named() accessing random state; PL_curpm wasn't zeroed
properly)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5072

21 years agouselonglong sits deep.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 12 Feb 2000 19:59:35 +0000 (19:59 +0000)]
uselonglong sits deep.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5071

21 years agomegalomaniac 64-bit update: most importantly,
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Sat, 12 Feb 2000 01:25:41 +0000 (01:25 +0000)]
megalomaniac 64-bit update: most importantly,
uselonglong is eradicated, only backward
compatibility hooks in use64bits remain.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5070

21 years agoundo #5064 for now; there seems to be no good selection
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 11 Feb 2000 21:13:41 +0000 (21:13 +0000)]
undo #5064 for now; there seems to be no good selection
of flags to add the new option.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5069

21 years agoGuard against accidental long long use.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 11 Feb 2000 21:01:21 +0000 (21:01 +0000)]
Guard against accidental long long use.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5068

21 years agologic fixes
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 11 Feb 2000 19:50:32 +0000 (19:50 +0000)]
logic fixes

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5067

21 years agoClarify 64-bit issues.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 11 Feb 2000 19:32:30 +0000 (19:32 +0000)]
Clarify 64-bit issues.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5066

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 11 Feb 2000 18:13:29 +0000 (18:13 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5065

21 years agoSilence linker warnings about binary backward incompatibilities.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 11 Feb 2000 18:11:47 +0000 (18:11 +0000)]
Silence linker warnings about binary backward incompatibilities.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5064

21 years agofix uninitialized memory reads found by purify
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 11 Feb 2000 16:36:14 +0000 (16:36 +0000)]
fix uninitialized memory reads found by purify

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5063

21 years agode-fancify the largefiles hints
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 11 Feb 2000 00:11:39 +0000 (00:11 +0000)]
de-fancify the largefiles hints

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5062

21 years agolongstanding bug in parsing "require VERSION", could reallocate
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 10 Feb 2000 19:17:09 +0000 (19:17 +0000)]
longstanding bug in parsing "require VERSION", could reallocate
current line and not know it; exposed by change#5004; manifested
as parse failure of C<{require 5.003}>

p4raw-link: @5004 on //depot/perl: 18b095192e336ba31465f4d3dab1ecc90871c3a9

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5061

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Thu, 10 Feb 2000 13:29:25 +0000 (13:29 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5060

21 years agomake global symbol exports AIX-specific
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 10 Feb 2000 06:21:21 +0000 (06:21 +0000)]
make global symbol exports AIX-specific

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5059

21 years agointegrate cfgperl contents into mainline
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 10 Feb 2000 06:16:57 +0000 (06:16 +0000)]
integrate cfgperl contents into mainline

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5058

21 years agowindows bugfixes for virtual directories under USE_ITHREADS:
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 10 Feb 2000 01:08:01 +0000 (01:08 +0000)]
windows bugfixes for virtual directories under USE_ITHREADS:
allows path mapping to unknown devices to work properly;
special file names like CONOUT$ can be opened with sysopen()
again

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5057

21 years agoformline() could wipe out readonly-ness, freeing constants
Gurusamy Sarathy [Thu, 10 Feb 2000 00:56:27 +0000 (00:56 +0000)]
formline() could wipe out readonly-ness, freeing constants
prematurely, or affect cloning of pad constants

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5056

21 years agoRegenerate Configure for I_SYSLOG.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 9 Feb 2000 19:48:58 +0000 (19:48 +0000)]
Regenerate Configure for I_SYSLOG.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5055

21 years agofix AIX and multiplicity problems
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 9 Feb 2000 19:38:04 +0000 (19:38 +0000)]
fix AIX and multiplicity problems

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5054

21 years agoOS/2 gcc doesn't like -o foo.exe and -Zexe simultaneously
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 9 Feb 2000 03:54:05 +0000 (03:54 +0000)]
OS/2 gcc doesn't like -o foo.exe and -Zexe simultaneously
(reported by Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes in p5p)

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5048

21 years ago(fake) use of getcwd.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 9 Feb 2000 02:56:43 +0000 (02:56 +0000)]
(fake) use of getcwd.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5047

21 years agolib scan fix
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 9 Feb 2000 02:22:50 +0000 (02:22 +0000)]
lib scan fix

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5046

21 years agoReintroduce #5019 via metaconfig.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 9 Feb 2000 02:17:34 +0000 (02:17 +0000)]
Reintroduce #5019 via metaconfig.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5045

21 years agoAdd/restore probes for getcwd/mk*temp*/mmap.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Wed, 9 Feb 2000 02:07:08 +0000 (02:07 +0000)]
Add/restore probes for getcwd/mk*temp*/mmap.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5044

21 years agoIntegrate with Sarathy.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Tue, 8 Feb 2000 20:58:02 +0000 (20:58 +0000)]
Integrate with Sarathy.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@5043

21 years agoavoid exiting just because we didn't scan for libm ('libs' may still
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 8 Feb 2000 20:32:12 +0000 (20:32 +0000)]
avoid exiting just because we didn't scan for libm ('libs' may still
have it, but we avoided scan for things in 'libs')

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5042

21 years agoupdate Changes
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 8 Feb 2000 07:57:11 +0000 (07:57 +0000)]
update Changes

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5041

21 years agodocumentation patches (from Michael Schwern and Yitzchak
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 8 Feb 2000 07:51:20 +0000 (07:51 +0000)]
documentation patches (from Michael Schwern and Yitzchak
Scott-Thoennes)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5040

21 years agoalias to $^V to $PERL_VERSION_TUPLE
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 8 Feb 2000 07:22:46 +0000 (07:22 +0000)]
alias to $^V to $PERL_VERSION_TUPLE

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5039

21 years agoupdate Changes
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 8 Feb 2000 07:03:34 +0000 (07:03 +0000)]
update Changes

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5038

21 years agoWindows has a somewhat different sitelib layout, and needs
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 8 Feb 2000 06:59:55 +0000 (06:59 +0000)]
Windows has a somewhat different sitelib layout, and needs
$sitelib/archname added as well

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5037

21 years agochange#4987 appears to have broken libs scan for platforms that
Gurusamy Sarathy [Tue, 8 Feb 2000 06:59:03 +0000 (06:59 +0000)]
change#4987 appears to have broken libs scan for platforms that
don't set ignore_versioned_solibs (Solaris is one of them); add
derivative fix from the older logic for skipping versioned .so
libs

p4raw-link: @4987 on //depot/metaconfig: fe5b8781807029f58f40d406090e51ee2550d35eon //depot/cfgperl: 43999f954454f106a60aa261bde57912dbef8b71

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5036

21 years agosprintf("%v"...) buffer resizing busted
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 21:21:44 +0000 (21:21 +0000)]
sprintf("%v"...) buffer resizing busted

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5035

21 years agoupdate Changes
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 19:16:21 +0000 (19:16 +0000)]
update Changes

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5034

21 years agostringify "\x{FFF}" to utf8 correctly; set SvUTF8 on "\x{XX}"
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 19:01:08 +0000 (19:01 +0000)]
stringify "\x{FFF}" to utf8 correctly; set SvUTF8 on "\x{XX}"
only when XX > 127

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5033

21 years agoadd note about printf("%v",...)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 18:25:31 +0000 (18:25 +0000)]
add note about printf("%v",...)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5032

21 years agoupdate Changes
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 18:18:43 +0000 (18:18 +0000)]
update Changes

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5031

21 years agothinko in change#5029
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 18:17:49 +0000 (18:17 +0000)]
thinko in change#5029

p4raw-link: @5029 on //depot/perl: 46487f74b15c77c6f040c8b818f810a5255b1078

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5030

21 years agochange $^U to $^WIDE_SYSTEM_CALLS; s/PL_bigchar/PL_widesyscalls/;
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 17:49:58 +0000 (17:49 +0000)]
change $^U to $^WIDE_SYSTEM_CALLS; s/PL_bigchar/PL_widesyscalls/;
introduce -C switch (sets $^WIDE_SYSTEM_CALLS)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5029

21 years agoperlport updates (from Peter Prymmer)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 17:10:03 +0000 (17:10 +0000)]
perlport updates (from Peter Prymmer)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5028

21 years agofix up Todo-5.6
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 16:53:47 +0000 (16:53 +0000)]
fix up Todo-5.6

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5027

21 years agorename Todo-5.005 to Todo-5.6
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 16:32:31 +0000 (16:32 +0000)]
rename Todo-5.005 to Todo-5.6

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5026

21 years ago${^Warnings} renamed to ${^WARNING_BITS}
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 16:09:54 +0000 (16:09 +0000)]
${^Warnings} renamed to ${^WARNING_BITS}

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5025

21 years agovarious Windows tweaks: make $^E a little less buggy by saving
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 11:47:06 +0000 (11:47 +0000)]
various Windows tweaks: make $^E a little less buggy by saving
and restoring system error across TLS fetch; avoid needless
copying of buffers

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5024

21 years agoavoid MakeMaker setting $^W=1
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 11:44:19 +0000 (11:44 +0000)]
avoid MakeMaker setting $^W=1

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5023

21 years agoup to v5.5.650
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 10:38:56 +0000 (10:38 +0000)]
up to v5.5.650

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5022

21 years agomention threads status in pod
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 10:10:31 +0000 (10:10 +0000)]
mention threads status in pod

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5021

21 years agotolerate NULL SITELIB_EXP
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 09:57:46 +0000 (09:57 +0000)]
tolerate NULL SITELIB_EXP

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5020

21 years agoNULL-terminate PERL_INC_VERSION_LIST
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 09:46:11 +0000 (09:46 +0000)]
NULL-terminate PERL_INC_VERSION_LIST

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5019

21 years agoadd compatible versions from $Config{inc_ver_list} to search
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 09:13:10 +0000 (09:13 +0000)]
add compatible versions from $Config{inc_ver_list} to search
paths automatically (from Tom Hughes <tom@compton.nu>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5018

21 years agomakefiles now use exetype.pl to make wperl.exe
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 08:58:56 +0000 (08:58 +0000)]
makefiles now use exetype.pl to make wperl.exe

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5017

21 years agoadd exetype.pl (from Jan Dubois)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 08:38:25 +0000 (08:38 +0000)]
add exetype.pl (from Jan Dubois)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5016

21 years agopod fixes (from Abigail and M J T Guy)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 08:29:28 +0000 (08:29 +0000)]
pod fixes (from Abigail and M J T Guy)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5015

21 years agoclarify behavior of vec() when arguments are off the end of the
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 07:09:08 +0000 (07:09 +0000)]
clarify behavior of vec() when arguments are off the end of the
string (from M J T Guy)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5014

21 years agoremove $^U dependent behaviors in runtime; chr() and sprintf('%c',...)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 07:08:15 +0000 (07:08 +0000)]
remove $^U dependent behaviors in runtime; chr() and sprintf('%c',...)
now return bytes all the way to 255, they will be transparently
coerced (in future) to UTF-8 when they are used in operations
involving other UTF-8 strings; C<use utf8> doesn't set $^U anymore

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5013

21 years agopartly revert change#4851, apparently POSIX::uname() may not be correct
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 06:36:33 +0000 (06:36 +0000)]
partly revert change#4851, apparently POSIX::uname() may not be correct
per strict reading of standard (says Tom Christiansen)

p4raw-link: @4851 on //depot/perl: 6bb694c13adc449f32ff24c71221152025ccae6c

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5012

21 years agoallow 64-bit utf8-encoded integers (from Ilya Zakharevich)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Mon, 7 Feb 2000 06:26:30 +0000 (06:26 +0000)]
allow 64-bit utf8-encoded integers (from Ilya Zakharevich)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5011

21 years agofix debug code in Perl_malloc() (from Ilya Zakharevich)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 6 Feb 2000 21:27:03 +0000 (21:27 +0000)]
fix debug code in Perl_malloc() (from Ilya Zakharevich)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5010

21 years agoset SvUTF8 on vectors only if there are chars > 127; update copyright
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 6 Feb 2000 20:45:30 +0000 (20:45 +0000)]
set SvUTF8 on vectors only if there are chars > 127; update copyright
years (from Gisle Aas)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5009

21 years agouse builtin __CYGWIN__ rather than -DCYGWIN (from Eric Fifer
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 6 Feb 2000 19:28:31 +0000 (19:28 +0000)]
use builtin __CYGWIN__ rather than -DCYGWIN (from Eric Fifer
<EFifer@sanwaint.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5008

21 years agoreduce memory consumption of POSIX.pm (from Ilya Zakharevich)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 6 Feb 2000 17:47:01 +0000 (17:47 +0000)]
reduce memory consumption of POSIX.pm (from Ilya Zakharevich)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5007

21 years agointegrate cfgperl contents into mainline
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 6 Feb 2000 17:28:35 +0000 (17:28 +0000)]
integrate cfgperl contents into mainline

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5006

21 years agoVOS port updates (from Paul Green <Paul_Green@stratus.com>)
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 6 Feb 2000 17:18:39 +0000 (17:18 +0000)]
VOS port updates (from Paul Green <Paul_Green@stratus.com>)

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5005

21 years agofix parse error on C<{ use strict }> and other constructs that
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 6 Feb 2000 17:00:49 +0000 (17:00 +0000)]
fix parse error on C<{ use strict }> and other constructs that
make the parser reenter while LEX_KNOWNEXT is active

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5004

21 years agoavoid -Bforcearchive on netbsd too
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 6 Feb 2000 14:57:30 +0000 (14:57 +0000)]
avoid -Bforcearchive on netbsd too

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5003

21 years agorevised notes about Pod::Parser & Co.
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 6 Feb 2000 14:45:17 +0000 (14:45 +0000)]
revised notes about Pod::Parser & Co.

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5002

21 years agofix description of obsolete diagnostic
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 6 Feb 2000 14:02:43 +0000 (14:02 +0000)]
fix description of obsolete diagnostic

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5001

21 years agoallow "\x{12ab}" even without C<use utf8>
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 6 Feb 2000 13:59:58 +0000 (13:59 +0000)]
allow "\x{12ab}" even without C<use utf8>

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@5000

21 years agomake perlbug use new-style version numbers; improve compatibility
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 6 Feb 2000 13:58:31 +0000 (13:58 +0000)]
make perlbug use new-style version numbers; improve compatibility
(runs with perl 5.005); fix swapped old vs new version reporting

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4999

21 years agosupport sprintf("v%v", v1.2.3) (works on any string argument, in
Gurusamy Sarathy [Sun, 6 Feb 2000 13:56:45 +0000 (13:56 +0000)]
support sprintf("v%v", v1.2.3) (works on any string argument, in
fact); add tests for version tuples

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4998

21 years agochange#4970 fallout for useithreads
Gurusamy Sarathy [Fri, 4 Feb 2000 21:40:08 +0000 (21:40 +0000)]
change#4970 fallout for useithreads

p4raw-link: @4970 on //depot/perl: 354992b151c6d0f4f02b9e65e8ba749a959e700d

p4raw-id: //depot/perl@4997

21 years agoLargefilify offsets of tied handles.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 4 Feb 2000 20:09:00 +0000 (20:09 +0000)]
Largefilify offsets of tied handles.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4996

21 years agoSanity check for libraries scan.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 4 Feb 2000 19:54:25 +0000 (19:54 +0000)]
Sanity check for libraries scan.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4995

21 years agoHP-UX largefileness doesn't like lseek being redeclared;
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 4 Feb 2000 19:48:42 +0000 (19:48 +0000)]
HP-UX largefileness doesn't like lseek being redeclared;
no more USE_LONG_LONG.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4994

21 years agoUse <syslog.h>, not <sys/syslog.h>.
Jarkko Hietaniemi [Fri, 4 Feb 2000 19:13:10 +0000 (19:13 +0000)]
Use <syslog.h>, not <sys/syslog.h>.

p4raw-id: //depot/cfgperl@4992