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Philip Newton
July 26, 2001 22:48
[DOC PATCH bleadperl] perlport.pod and C<..">>"...>
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I was looking over perlport recently and saw some bad quoting due to 
insufficient escaping, so I patched the appropriate line. I presume 
it's correct to add my name to the list of contributors at the end.

--- pod/perlport.pod.orig       Sun Jul 22 01:11:28 2001
+++ pod/perlport.pod    Fri Jul 27 06:46:07 2001
@@ -1757,7 +1757,7 @@
 Truncation to zero-length only. (VOS)

 If a FILEHANDLE is supplied, it must be writable and opened in append
-mode (i.e., use C<open(FH, '>>filename')>
+mode (i.e., use C<<< open(FH, '>>filename') >>>
 or C<sysopen(FH,...,O_APPEND|O_RDWR)>.  If a filename is supplied, it
 should not be held open elsewhere. (Win32)

@@ -2067,6 +2067,7 @@
 Paul Moore <>,
 Chris Nandor <>,
 Matthias Neeracher <>,
+Philip Newton <>,
 Gary Ng <71564.1743@CompuServe.COM>,
 Tom Phoenix <>,
 AndrE<eacute> Pirard <>,
End of patch.

Philip Newton <>

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