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From:
Jarkko Hietaniemi
Date:
December 29, 2001 14:38
Subject:
perl@13943
Message ID:
20011230003839.A31903@alpha.hut.fi
          http://www.iki.fi/jhi/perl@13943.tgz
          http://www.iki.fi/jhi/perl@13943.tbz
 
          ftp://ftp.funet.fi/pub/languages/perl/snap/perl@13943.tgz
          ftp://ftp.funet.fi/pub/languages/perl/snap/perl@13943.tbz

          ftp.funet.fi::perlsnap
 
NI-S just posted the lowlights of blead on Win32, they could use
some fixing.

Updates since the last:

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[ 13942] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  21:12:02
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] cleaner close on tests, take 2
             From: andreas.koenig@anima.de (Andreas J. Koenig)
             Date: 29 Dec 2001 21:42:37 +0100
             Message-ID: <m33d1tvjuq.fsf@anima.de>
             
             (the DB_File patches)
     Branch: perl
	   ! ext/DB_File/t/db-btree.t ext/DB_File/t/db-hash.t
	   ! ext/DB_File/t/db-recno.t
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[ 13941] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  20:25:22
        Log: Integrate perlio; regen'ed config_H.?c
     Branch: perl
	  !> win32/config_H.bc win32/config_H.gc win32/config_H.vc
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[ 13940] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  20:22:57
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] cleaner close on tests, take 2             
             From: andreas.koenig@anima.de (Andreas J. Koenig)
             Date: 29 Dec 2001 21:42:37 +0100
             Message-ID: <m33d1tvjuq.fsf@anima.de>
             
             (except for the three DB_File patch fragments)
     Branch: perl
	   ! ext/Devel/DProf/DProf.t ext/PerlIO/t/encoding.t
	   ! ext/SDBM_File/sdbm.t ext/Storable/t/store.t lib/strict.t
	   ! t/cmd/while.t t/comp/cpp.aux t/comp/multiline.t
	   ! t/comp/require.t t/comp/script.t t/io/argv.t t/io/dup.t
	   ! t/lib/filter-util.pl t/op/anonsub.t t/op/do.t t/op/inccode.t
	   ! t/op/runlevel.t t/op/write.t t/run/switches.t
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[ 13939] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  20:17:55
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] from the non-ANSI comment police (was: it won't compile on win32)  
             From: "H.Merijn Brand" <h.m.brand@hccnet.nl>
             Date: Sat, 29 Dec 2001 20:38:59 +0100
             Message-Id: <20011229203646.24CF.H.M.BRAND@hccnet.nl>      
             
             (NetWare tree not touched because it's very //)
     Branch: perl
	   ! XSUB.h os2/os2.c perl.h win32/include/netdb.h
	   ! win32/include/sys/socket.h win32/perlhost.h win32/vmem.h
	   ! wince/include/errno.h wince/include/netdb.h
	   ! wince/include/sys/socket.h wince/include/sys/stat.h
	   ! wince/perllib.c wince/perlmain.c wince/win32.h
	   ! wince/win32iop.h wince/win32thread.c wince/win32thread.h
	   ! wince/wince.c wince/wince.h wince/wincesck.c x2p/a2py.c
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[ 13937] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  18:28:36
        Log: Give up on serious testing of langinfo().  Leave the old
             code in place, though.
     Branch: perl
	   ! ext/I18N/Langinfo/Langinfo.t
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[ 13935] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  17:36:08
        Log: Integrate perlio;
             
             Define the two socket error numbers in terms of WSAEXXXXX equivalents
             
             Fudge Config.pm so File::Spec does not croak.
     Branch: perl
	  !> win32/FindExt.pm win32/win32.h
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[ 13932] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  17:24:24
        Log: VOS tweaks from Paul Green.
             
             The Configure tweaks: the _exe needs to be
             set after the init; VOS has fd 3 hardwired to /dev/tty;
             the grep/ln/make substitutions really need to stick.
     Branch: perl
	   ! Configure hints/vos.sh perl.h util.c vos/build.cm
	   ! vos/config.alpha.def vos/config.alpha.h vos/config.ga.def
	   ! vos/config.ga.h vos/vosish.h
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[ 13930] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  15:35:00
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] Pod whitespace cleanup, round 0.                
             From: coral@eekeek.org
             Date: Fri, 28 Dec 2001 19:58:22 -0500      
             Message-Id: <200112290058.fBT0wMD26750@eekeek.org>
     Branch: perl
	   ! pod/perl561delta.pod pod/perl572delta.pod pod/perlapi.pod
	   ! pod/perldelta.pod pod/perlfaq4.pod pod/perlfaq6.pod
	   ! pod/perlfaq7.pod pod/perlfunc.pod pod/perlpacktut.pod
	   ! pod/perlunicode.pod pod/perlxs.pod util.c
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[ 13929] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  15:31:20
        Log: op/exec Win32 patch from Schwern via Abe Timmerman.
     Branch: perl
	   ! t/op/exec.t
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[ 13928] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  15:30:14
        Log: Subject: [PATCH lib/Pod/t/InputObjects.t] 
             From: Abe Timmerman <abe@ztreet.demon.nl>
             Date: Sat, 29 Dec 2001 13:10:06 +0100
             Message-ID: <cibr2u4f2ksggo4bgt8ijdkfn783avvvj4@4ax.com>           
     Branch: perl
	   + lib/Pod/t/InputObjects.t
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[ 13927] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  15:27:39
        Log: Integrate perlio;
             
             Quick fix (after couple of clever fixes failed) for
             "accept leaks memory" fail [ID 20011223.001]
             
             Nick Clark's embed.pl fix for my_socketpair
     Branch: perl
	  !> embed.h embed.pl global.sym pod/perlapi.pod pp_sys.c proto.h
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[ 13925] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  15:21:53
        Log: Slight tweaks on the MM_Win32.t.
     Branch: perl
	   ! lib/ExtUtils/t/MM_Win32.t
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[ 13924] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  15:16:47
        Log: Subject: [PATCH lib/ExtUtils/t/MM_Win32.t]
             From: Abe Timmerman <abe@ztreet.demon.nl>
             Date: Sat, 29 Dec 2001 12:51:36 +0100
             Message-ID: <bmar2u8jdib45442jh1ht3e3i1qhlaek59@4ax.com>
     Branch: perl
	   + lib/ExtUtils/t/MM_Win32.t
	   ! MANIFEST
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13922] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  15:09:00
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] Module names and other nits
             From: Autrijus Tang <autrijus@autrijus.org>                 
             Date: Sat, 29 Dec 2001 01:59:28 +0800
             Message-ID: <20011229015928.A29712@geb.elixus.org>              
     Branch: perl
	   ! lib/Exporter/Heavy.pm pod/perl561delta.pod pod/perl56delta.pod
	   ! pod/perldebguts.pod pod/perldebug.pod pod/perlfaq4.pod
	   ! pod/perlfaq6.pod pod/perlfunc.pod pod/perlguts.pod
	   ! pod/perlpacktut.pod pod/perlsub.pod pod/perltodo.pod
	   ! pod/perlunicode.pod pod/perlutil.pod pod/perlxs.pod
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[ 13921] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/29  15:05:08
        Log: socketpair tweaks from Nicholas Clark.
     Branch: perl
	   ! ext/Socket/socketpair.t util.c
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[ 13919] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/28  17:01:39
        Log: Retract #13917.
     Branch: perl
	   ! doop.c
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[ 13918] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/28  17:00:53
        Log: Subject: provisional MakeMaker patch for VMS
             From: "Craig A. Berry" <craigberry@mac.com> 
             Date: Thu, 27 Dec 2001 22:29:37 -0600
             Message-Id: <a05101004b8515264aa3a@[172.16.52.1]>
     Branch: perl
	   ! lib/ExtUtils/MM_Unix.pm lib/ExtUtils/MM_VMS.pm
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13917] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/28  16:57:19
        Log: (retracted by #13919)
     Branch: perl
	   ! doop.c
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[ 13915] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/28  01:16:45
        Log: Remove debris in any case.
     Branch: perl
	   ! Configure
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[ 13914] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/28  00:22:10
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] Re: B::walksymtable oddness
             From: "Mattia Barbon" <mbarbon@dsi.unive.it>
             Date: Thu, 27 Dec 2001 19:14:24 +0100
             Message-ID: <3C2B7310.861.18820D0@localhost>
     Branch: perl
	   ! ext/B/B.pm
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[ 13913] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/27  23:57:34
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] because (sys)?read doesn't reset buffers
             From: Nicholas Clark <nick@unfortu.net> 
             Date: Fri, 28 Dec 2001 00:43:02 +0000
             Message-ID: <20011228004301.B23373@Bagpuss.unfortu.net>
     Branch: perl
	   ! ext/Socket/socketpair.t
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[ 13912] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/27  23:56:20
        Log: Fast Latin1<->UTF-8 conversion for older Perls.
     Branch: perl
	   ! pod/perluniintro.pod
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[ 13911] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/27  14:52:45
        Log: Update Changes.
     Branch: perl
	   ! Changes patchlevel.h
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[ 13910] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/27  14:32:23
        Log: More wait status trickery for BeOS.
     Branch: perl
	   ! ext/POSIX/POSIX.xs
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13908] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/27  14:15:27
        Log: Try to catch the SIGBUS, as suggested by Nicholas Clark.
     Branch: perl
	   ! Configure
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[ 13907] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/27  14:05:09
        Log: Subject: [ID 20011227.002] Not OK: perl v5.7.2 +DEVEL13884 on i386-freebsd 4.4-stable (UNINSTALLED)
             From: gbarr@monty.mutatus.co.uk
             Date: 27 Dec 2001 14:41:36 -0000
             Message-Id: <20011227144136.71851.qmail@monty.mutatus.co.uk>    
     Branch: perl
	   ! lib/ExtUtils/t/Embed.t
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[ 13906] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/27  13:58:18
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] Re: socketpair emulation
             From: Nicholas Clark <nick@unfortu.net> 
             Date: Wed, 26 Dec 2001 20:08:14 +0000
             Message-ID: <20011226200813.A11903@Bagpuss.unfortu.net>
     Branch: perl
	   ! ext/Socket/socketpair.t
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[ 13905] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/27  13:55:03
        Log: Subject: [DOC PATCH] left is right and right is left
             From: Philip Newton <Philip.Newton@gmx.net>
             Date: Thu, 27 Dec 2001 10:04:17 +0100
             Message-ID: <vsol2uchfg3ruf0rfjf33b75544nv21uhi@4ax.com>
     Branch: perl
	   ! pod/perlfunc.pod pod/perlport.pod
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13904] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/27  13:53:25
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] check return of close
             From: andreas.koenig@anima.de (Andreas J. Koenig)            
             Date: 27 Dec 2001 09:47:30 +0100
             Message-ID: <m3ellhgicd.fsf@anima.de> 
             
             Subject: [PATCH] improve error reporting
             From: andreas.koenig@anima.de (Andreas J. Koenig)            
             Date: 27 Dec 2001 09:54:55 +0100
             Message-ID: <m3adw5gi00.fsf@anima.de> 
             
             Subject: [PATCH] check return value of close
             From: andreas.koenig@anima.de (Andreas J. Koenig)            
             Date: 27 Dec 2001 10:03:55 +0100
             Message-ID: <m3666tghl0.fsf@anima.de> 
             
             Subject: [PATCH] return of close
             From: andreas.koenig@anima.de (Andreas J. Koenig)            
             Date: 27 Dec 2001 10:22:15 +0100
             Message-ID: <m31yhhggqg.fsf@anima.de> 
     Branch: perl
	   ! ext/IO/lib/IO/t/io_dir.t lib/warnings.t t/cmd/subval.t
	   ! t/io/fflush.t
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13903] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/27  13:44:57
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] check return of close
             From: andreas.koenig@anima.de (Andreas J. Koenig)            
             Date: 27 Dec 2001 09:47:30 +0100
             Message-ID: <m3ellhgicd.fsf@anima.de> 
     Branch: perl
	   ! t/base/rs.t
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13902] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/27  13:38:30
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] better error diagnosis from t/op/sysio.t
             From: andreas.koenig@anima.de (Andreas J. Koenig)
             Date: 27 Dec 2001 09:21:16 +0100
             Message-ID: <m3n105gjk3.fsf@anima.de>
     Branch: perl
	   ! t/op/sysio.t
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13901] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/27  13:35:03
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] Re: ExtUtils::MM_Cygwin test failures (was Re: [ PATCH ] Cygwin groups.t  (PLEASE CHECK))
             From: "Gerrit P. Haase" <gp@familiehaase.de>
             Date: Thu, 27 Dec 2001 09:23:55 +0100 
             Message-ID: <98211521662.20011227092355@familiehaase.de>
     Branch: perl
	   ! lib/ExtUtils/t/MM_Cygwin.t
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[ 13899] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/26  21:30:13
        Log: Replace the awful (most likely generated and not very persistent)
             URL with something tangible.
     Branch: perl
	   ! README.hpux
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[ 13898] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/26  21:21:01
        Log: Naughty /dev/printer (ls -l, really) of IRIX.
     Branch: perl
	   ! t/op/stat.t
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[ 13897] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/26  20:56:09
        Log: Upgrade to Net::Ping 2.10.
     Branch: perl
	   ! lib/Net/Ping.pm lib/Net/Ping/CHANGES lib/Net/Ping/t/100_load.t
	   ! lib/Net/Ping/t/110_icmp_inst.t lib/Net/Ping/t/120_udp_inst.t
	   ! lib/Net/Ping/t/130_tcp_inst.t lib/Net/Ping/t/140_stream_inst.t
	   ! lib/Net/Ping/t/200_ping_tcp.t lib/Net/Ping/t/300_ping_stream.t
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[ 13896] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/26  20:15:32
        Log: BeOS has times() tick of 1000000, not CLK_TCK (1000)
             (this showed up in Benchmark.t)
     Branch: perl
	   ! pp_sys.c
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[ 13895] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/26  19:52:03
        Log: BeOS updates.
     Branch: perl
	   ! README.beos beos/beos.c
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13894] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/26  19:31:38
        Log: Subject: Re: bleadperl doesn't compile
             From: "Gerrit P. Haase" <gp@familiehaase.de>
             Date: Wed, 26 Dec 2001 21:29:08 +0100
             Message-ID: <22168634623.20011226212908@familiehaase.de>
             
             Cygwin with multiplicity.
     Branch: perl
	   ! perlio.c
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[ 13893] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/26  19:11:49
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] Re: [ PATCH ] Cygwin groups.t  (PLEASE CHECK)
             From: Nicholas Clark <nick@ccl4.org>
             Date: Wed, 26 Dec 2001 19:07:33 +0000
             Message-ID: <20011226190732.J48842@plum.flirble.org>            
             
             socketpair() (un)signedness nit.
     Branch: perl
	   ! util.c
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13892] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/26  19:10:15
        Log: Subject: Re: [PATCH] Re: [ PATCH ] Cygwin groups.t  (PLEASE CHECK)
             From: Nicholas Clark <nick@ccl4.org>
             Date: Wed, 26 Dec 2001 19:19:47 +0000
             Message-ID: <20011226191946.K48842@plum.flirble.org>
             
             Use report_evil_fh().
     Branch: perl
	   ! doio.c
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[ 13891] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/26  18:58:09
        Log: Bad $? assumptions.
     Branch: perl
	   ! ext/POSIX/POSIX.pod pod/perlfunc.pod pod/perlport.pod
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13890] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/26  17:47:57
        Log: Net::Ping isn't going to work much without
             the Socket extension; fail more gracefully.
     Branch: perl
	   ! lib/Net/Ping/t/100_load.t lib/Net/Ping/t/110_icmp_inst.t
	   ! lib/Net/Ping/t/120_udp_inst.t lib/Net/Ping/t/130_tcp_inst.t
	   ! lib/Net/Ping/t/140_stream_inst.t lib/Net/Ping/t/200_ping_tcp.t
	   ! lib/Net/Ping/t/300_ping_stream.t
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13888] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/26  17:18:59
        Log: test -d /system is a bit too generic test for VOS
             (false hit in BeOS)
     Branch: perl
	   ! Configure
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13887] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/26  17:13:27
        Log: No AF_UNIX in BeOS.
     Branch: perl
	   ! util.c
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13886] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/26  17:07:39
        Log: FAQ sync.
     Branch: perl
	   ! pod/perlfaq5.pod
____________________________________________________________________________
[ 13885] By: jhi                                   on 2001/12/25  16:24:10
        Log: Update Changes.
     Branch: perl
	   ! Changes patchlevel.h
____________________________________________________________________________

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