Perl 5 Porters Mailing List Summary: June 9th-15th
Following is the p5p (Perl 5 Porters) mailing list summary for the past week. Enjoy!
News and updates
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- Tony Cook grant 7: report 9, report 10, and report 11 (and its second part).
- Dave Mitchell grant 2: report 132.
- Perl #128349: Benchmark doesn't use documented format for times?
- Perl #128352: Bleadperl breaks Dancer2.
- Perl #128358:
memmem, but headers don't expose it, leading to tests crashing.
- Perl #128359:
Cygwin: Warnings: assignment discards
- Perl #128365: IO layer for STDERR not set.
- Perl #128400:
PerlMemShared_realloc()without checking for failure.
- Perl #126710:
pm_to_blibhandling causes unnecessary builds.
- Perl #127885:
bench.plto test same perl under different options/args.
- Perl #128199: Clarification of File::Copy documentation.
- Perl #128265: Duplicate of Perl #126710.
- Perl #128313:
Memory leak in perl 5.24.0 when
use re qw[strict]is used.
Continuing the conversation on Perl #128200 (removing usenet from documentation), Dan Collins provided two patches, asking for comments.
Tony Cook provides a patch in
(strange bug with
-Dversiononly) to make
the special hints require a special option.
Andreas Koenig provided a patch to update CPAN.pm.
A conversation which started as part of Perl #128260, Father Chrysostomos delved into what can be done about the issue, resolving in comments on possible syntax support changes in the future.
whether we should change various compatibility functions (called
by XS with
Perl_ prefix into static inline functions.
H. Merijn Brand (Tux) found a problem with perl on Synology DSM 6.
A more in-depth analysis by Tony Cook for the problem raised in Perl #128095, a failing test on OS X.
Karl Williamson provides a patch in Perl #128213 (no deprecation warning on literal left curl bracket) to cover a few more cases.
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