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Re: PERL_FLEXIBLE_EXCEPTIONS (sigsetjmp related)

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Simon Cozens
January 10, 2001 04:40
Re: PERL_FLEXIBLE_EXCEPTIONS (sigsetjmp related)
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On Wed, Jan 10, 2001 at 11:22:54AM +0000, Nick Ing-Simmons wrote:
> There is a #ifdef PERL_FLEXIBLE_EXCEPTIONS  forest in the sources
> which does not seem to be on by default.
> A. Is anyone testing/using it these days?
> B. Is its designer still listening to this list?

Change 3386 by gsar@sparc26 on 1999/05/11 02:49:07

        gutsupport for C++ exceptions
                From: Chip Salzenberg <>
                Date: Tue, 9 Mar 1999 11:51:57 -0500
                Message-ID: <>
                Subject: [PATCH 5.005] Flexible Exceptions

It was made into a compile-time option by change 5612

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