Perl 5 Porters Mailing List Summary: October 10th-15th

Hey everyone,

Following is the p5p (Perl 5 Porters) mailing list summary for the past week.


October 10th-15th

News and Updates

This past week we held the 2nd Perl 5 Core Hackathon (P5Hack). We are organizing the information to prepare our report for this hackathon.

Meanwhile You can read the previous report.

Grant Reports

  • Tony Cook TPF Grant 9 report 18.
  • Tony Cook TPF Grant 9 report 19 (TONYC TPF Grant 9 report 19).


New Issues

  • Perl #132158: negative-size-param in S_scan_formline.
  • Perl #132255: 5.26.1 Perl_fp_class_denorm still incompatible with CentOS 5.
  • Perl #132272: qw() differs from split " " with OGHAM SPACE MARK.
  • Perl #132277: re eval stack unwinding.
  • Perl #132298: Provide a way for distro maintainers to skip t/porting/customized.t.
  • Perl #132301: a built-in startswith($string, $prefix) function.
  • Perl #132304: Some code does not work under debugger.

Resolved Issues

Suggested Patches

Nick Koston provided a patch in Perl #132274 to improve Carp backtrace performance.

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