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Re: [perl #18346] Signal handler broken using ithreads

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Dan Sully
February 4, 2003 11:38
Re: [perl #18346] Signal handler broken using ithreads
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* Nick Ing-Simmons <> shaped the electrons to say...

> As I said before - value of $ENV{PERLIO} is name of layer(s) to use
> so it would not be PERLIO=true.

Sorry, brain fried. PERLIO=perlio

> It was supposed to be possible to set this stuff up on a program/module 
> basis using the "open" pragma:
> use open IO => ':perlio';
> Or equivalent  on command line :
> #!.../perl -Mopen=... 
> But that does not seem to be working right either :-(
> It adds :perlio _ON TOP_ of :stdio which is not what we want here.

Yep - doesn't work here either.

> (p5p - I know I never liked but it seems its parsing has got even 
> more messy than I remember it. As far as I recall ':' was supposed 
> to be a separator (like $ENV{PATH} or attributes my $foo : shared : lock )
> but seems to be spliting on whitespace and then treating : as
> prefix to the name.
> The mis-feature above is not caused by this dubious parsing but the parsing
> does make commandline does not seem to allow -Mopen=:foo:bar but 
> requires -Mopen=':foo :bar'
> )

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