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Re: [PATCH perl@8327] strings with \x{..} in the middle are corrupted

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Jarkko Hietaniemi
January 5, 2001 05:15
Re: [PATCH perl@8327] strings with \x{..} in the middle are corrupted
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On Fri, Jan 05, 2001 at 01:53:47PM +0100, Andreas J. Koenig wrote:
> >>>>> On Fri, 5 Jan 2001 12:28:52 +0100 , "Roca, Ignasi" <> said:
>  > Strings with \x{..} in the middle are corrupted, test 22 of op/bop.t fails.
>  > This happens in the paragrah that recodes what is accumulated before first
>  > \x{...}.
> FWIW, op/bop.t doesn't fail for me with patches upto 8327 neither
> before nor after your patch. Maybe you can think of another test that

Maybe something to do with ASCIIish assumptions (didn't look at the
patch yet, so I'm guessing)?  Mr. Ignasi hails from EBCDIC lands.

> would fail for me?
> BTW, the patch arrived here line-wrapped. I fixed that manually and
> applied with -l. Maybe you should resubmit as an attachment and
> include your perl -V.

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