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pack "b*" on Win32

H.Merijn Brand
August 11, 2001 08:28
pack "b*" on Win32
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Can someone check if pack "B*" and pack "b*" are broke in ActivePerl 628
before I create a bug report?

It does not look like they do anything useful, whereas unpack "B*" and
unpack "b*" work as expected.

I've got no non-win32 systems at my disposal at the moment to check their

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