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Re: [PATCH 1 of 3] $] is deprecated - eliminate from core tests

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From:
John Peacock
Date:
August 21, 2001 11:24
Subject:
Re: [PATCH 1 of 3] $] is deprecated - eliminate from core tests
Message ID:
3B82A462.4F04EE7A@rowman.com
Michael G Schwern wrote:
> 
> On Tue, Aug 21, 2001 at 09:08:36AM -0400, John Peacock wrote:
> > My point was that since $] is deprecated, it should not be used in
> > any tests except ones testing $] itself or something special about
> > $].  That comp/use.t uses $] is historical.  And, in fact, wrong.
> 
> Agreed.  Unfortunately, they're the only tests of $] we've got.  So if
> you delete those tests, you've got to add some explicit $] tests.
> 

I'll consider that a challange, then.  Expect a patch later today to
op/ver.t that works $] with a crowbar until it yields. ;~)

John

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