develooper Front page | perl.perl5.porters | Postings from April 2000

Re: More patching! Less whining!

Thread Previous | Thread Next
Steven N. Hirsch
April 1, 2000 06:40
Re: More patching! Less whining!
Message ID:
On 1 Apr 2000, Simon Cozens wrote:

> Especially since we've allowed things like AIX to lapse as
> well.

Lapse in what way?  I labored long and hard to get LP64 model builds
working reliably on newer RS/6000 hardware, and it's used in production
daily at my employer's shop.  

The only open issue that I'm able to confirm relates to socket misbehavior
on AIX 4.2.x (32-bit platforms).  Neither Jarkko nor I saw any problems
prior to release, so I'm not sure how this slipped through.  It's my
intention to nail the problem in the near future (though fixes from the
community would be fine).


Thread Previous | Thread Next Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
Comments to Ask Bjørn Hansen at | Group listing | About