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Re: [PATCH] Re: change #9754: 5 x slowdown for perl -d

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Nick Ing-Simmons
January 21, 2003 00:40
Re: [PATCH] Re: change #9754: 5 x slowdown for perl -d
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<> writes:
>Rafael Garcia-Suarez <> wrote:
>:Dave Mitchell wrote:
>:> If this is the case, we could steal the unused 0x10 bit of HINTS and
>:> use that to do the signalling, by appropriately modifying pp_dbstate() and
>:> Perl_magic_setdbline().
>:> How does that sound as a plan?
>:I approve. _Untested_ first shot :
>Sounds good to me. I think we should use 0x20 though, and let Arthur
>take 0x10 if he's prepared to come up with a name and patch for it.

/* #define HINT_notused10	0x00000010 */
				/* Note: 20,40,80 used for NATIVE_HINTS */
				/* currently defined by vms/vmsish.h */
So breaking VMS is okay?

Nick Ing-Simmons

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