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Re: [DOC PATCH bleadperl] perlport.pod and C<..">>"...>

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From:
Nick Ing-Simmons
Date:
July 27, 2001 01:24
Subject:
Re: [DOC PATCH bleadperl] perlport.pod and C<..">>"...>
Message ID:
20010727082357.723.3@bactrian.ni-s.u-net.com
Philip Newton <Philip.Newton@gmx.net> writes:
>I was looking over perlport recently and saw some bad quoting due to 
>insufficient escaping, so I patched the appropriate line. I presume 
>it's correct to add my name to the list of contributors at the end.
>
>--- pod/perlport.pod.orig       Sun Jul 22 01:11:28 2001
>+++ pod/perlport.pod    Fri Jul 27 06:46:07 2001
>@@ -1757,7 +1757,7 @@
> Truncation to zero-length only. (VOS)
>
> If a FILEHANDLE is supplied, it must be writable and opened in append
>-mode (i.e., use C<open(FH, '>>filename')>
>+mode (i.e., use C<<< open(FH, '>>filename') >>>

I thought that pod used E<lt> rather that multiple <> nests to get this 
right.



> or C<sysopen(FH,...,O_APPEND|O_RDWR)>.  If a filename is supplied, it
> should not be held open elsewhere. (Win32)
>
>@@ -2067,6 +2067,7 @@
> Paul Moore <Paul.Moore@uk.origin-it.com>,
> Chris Nandor <pudge@pobox.com>,
> Matthias Neeracher <neeri@iis.ee.ethz.ch>,
>+Philip Newton <pne@cpan.org>,
> Gary Ng <71564.1743@CompuServe.COM>,
> Tom Phoenix <rootbeer@teleport.com>,
> AndrE<eacute> Pirard <A.Pirard@ulg.ac.be>,
>End of patch.
>
>Cheers,
>Philip
-- 
Nick Ing-Simmons
http://www.ni-s.u-net.com/


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