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Re: deprecating SIGDIE

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Gurusamy Sarathy
September 29, 1999 09:38
Re: deprecating SIGDIE
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On Wed, 29 Sep 1999 07:45:34 MDT, Tom Christiansen wrote:
>    One must also write such handlers to inspect the abstruse C<$^S>
>    variable to detect whether the thing was being trapped anyway:
>	$SIG{__DIE__} = sub {
>	    return if $^S;
>	    ....
>	};   
>I'd much rather fix this right now than document the bug.  Sarathy?
>Larry?  Is it toast yet?

It continues to live on my todo list, and no, I haven't seen any
patches yet.


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