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From:
Rafael Garcia-Suarez
Date:
April 7, 2009 03:33
Subject:
Re: Deprecating $[
Message ID:
b77c1dce0904070332q1bf1e2cby247ded85cea8fc7@mail.gmail.com
2009/4/2 James Mastros <james@mastros.biz>:
> On #p5p this morning, chorny found some odd behavior with $[, which lead to
> me expressing surprise that assigning to $[ doesn't provoke a warning.  The
> response was "Welcomed patch is welcomed."  Attached is that patch, against
> current bleed.  It doesn't include any new tests, and does make some
> existing tests raise warnings.  It does change perlvar to note this new
> warning.

But not perldiag. Thanks, applied as
55b6781562aff32ef6499c4f263ab251254ca5cb, with a regression test, a
note in perldiag, and the correction of 2 warnings emitted by the test
suite that I have spotted.

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