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Re: [patch] for Stratus VOS

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Rafael Garcia-Suarez
March 26, 2003 14:45
Re: [patch] for Stratus VOS
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Green, Paul wrote:
> This patch should apply to both blead and maint perls.  I've been testing it
> on maintperl.

Thanks, applied to blead as #19070.
I modified a bit your patch to t/op/pack.t so the standard format for
TODO tests is used : so the harness can report 'test 39 unexpectedly succeeded...'

> It updates the README.vos file, and it skips a test that is failing in
> t/op/pack.t.  We aren't masking one of the obscure IEEE floating-point
> exceptions and so are blowing up when the code in pp_pack.c attempts to
> subtract two infinities.  I've entered a VOS bug (posix-1022) and we will
> fix this at some point in the future.

(ps. Jarkko, did you integrate change #17732 into maint ?)

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