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Re: Parse::RecDescent triggers infinete loop in perl5.9.0 and 5.8.1 [perl #17757]

From:
Jarkko Hietaniemi
Date:
March 20, 2003 06:59
Subject:
Re: Parse::RecDescent triggers infinete loop in perl5.9.0 and 5.8.1 [perl #17757]
Message ID:
20030320145916.GK14624@vipunen.hut.fi
On Thu, Mar 20, 2003 at 06:14:28AM -0800, David Dyck wrote:
> 
> On Wed, 19 Mar 2003 at 23:07 +0200, Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi> wrote:
> 
> >
> > > > I guess this will get worked out before 5.8.1 gets released, right?
> > >
> > > If it isn't, the patch should be withdrawn from 5.8.1. I'd call this bug
> > > a showstopper. The original bug wasn't.
> >
> > Withdrawn for now (change #19031).
> 
> What about change 18533 in perl 5.9.0 ?
> 
> Should 5.8.1 and 5.9.0 be consistent in their treatment of
> this?

There's much more time until 5.9.0 than time until 5.8.1.
At least that is what I assume.

>  David

-- 
Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi> http://www.iki.fi/jhi/ "There is this special
biologist word we use for 'stable'.  It is 'dead'." -- Jack Cohen



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