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Re: UPDATE: Carp/Heavy now passes all tests

From:
Jarkko Hietaniemi
Date:
December 5, 2000 07:05
Subject:
Re: UPDATE: Carp/Heavy now passes all tests
Message ID:
20001205090528.A21289@chaos.wustl.edu
On Tue, Dec 05, 2000 at 08:32:19AM -0500, Ben Tilly wrote:
> Jarkko Hietaniemi wrote:
> >
> >So...is Carp now more or less according to your grand new vision?
> >If I take the new Heavy.pm and the patch on top of that do I have
> >all the necessary pieces?
> >
> If you apply take the new Heavy.pm, apply the patch that I
> said passes all tests and apply to Carp the one-line patch
> that I had in my original message, you should have all of

Your patches were linewrapped and even after fixing them patch didn't
like them, even with --ignore-whitespace, so I had to apply them by hand.

> the pieces.
> 
> I still need to edit documentation, etc.

Et cetera includes tests, lots of tests, right?

> Oh, and an important one in the new Carp/Heavy.pm for
> someone with Unicode to look at.  In format_arg I have code
> to handle control characters.  I don't think this is friendly
> to different locales or Unicode characters.  Someone should

[[:control:]] *should* detect them, be it locale or UTF-8.
Well, as soon as I fix UTF-8 character classes, but that's
another story to scare small children with.

> probably fix that...  (I don't have Unicode.)
> 
> Cheers,
> Ben
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