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Perl 5 Bug Summary

From:
Robert Spier
Date:
September 10, 2003 22:41
Subject:
Perl 5 Bug Summary
Message ID:
m3y8wvq3uu.wl_rspier@pobox.com

[ Sat on this one a little too long.  Apologies ]

Perl5 Bug Summary

http://rt.perl.org/rt2/NoAuth/perl5/Overview.html
Generated at Mon Sep 8 13:00:04 2003 GMT
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  * Total Issues
  * New Issues
  * Overview of Open Issues
  * Ticket Status By Version
  * Requestors with most open tickets

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Total Issues

Open Tickets: 1355

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New Issues

New issues that have not been responded to yet

7-14 days old

23573 valgrind error from t/op/subst.t                                         
23576 valgrind errors for /(?{})/ in t/op/pat.t                                
23579 Not OK: perl v5.8.1 +MAINT20844 on MSWin32-x86-multi-thread 4.0          
      (UNINSTALLED)                                                            
23605 [patch] 5.8.0 CGI::Carp.pm -- fatalsToBrowser() - Better admin email     
      check                                                                    
23644 missing perl_get_sv in Time::HiRes                                       
23666 Core dump on big regex                                                   

14-21 days old

23357 Storable works very strange                                              
23358 Not OK: perl v5.8.1 +MAINT20759 on MSWin32-x86-multi-thread 4.0          
      (UNINSTALLED)                                                            
23429 perl 5.8.0 SIGSEGV in regexec.c module                                   

Over 21 days old

15764 5.005_03, BeOS: incorrect $? after system invocation (Was: 2.53b on BeOS,
      7 failures)                                                              
15995 regexp test failures on win32 with VC++ 5.0                              
16824 Behaviour of open()                                                      
16942 taint and regex problem                                                  
17063 Perl 5.8.0 / Solaris 8 / gcc 3.1 - make fails                            
17146 Build fails under VAX-DEC-ULTRIX                                         
17175 Perlbug uses interactive commands to the mail command (security issue)   
17227 Cwd::chdir hangs                                                         
17384 Problem with perl 5.6.1, Tru64 5.1A+pk3, and usemymalloc                 
17487 [BUG] CPAN initial configuration                                         
17542 regex confusion                                                          
17611 5.6.0, 5.6.1, 5.8.0 regexp core on (\@\@|.)*                             
17663 Perl 5 Debugger doesn't handle properly lvalue sub assignment            
17706 Perl QT3.002 and debug                                                   
17765 UTF-8 in the debugger                                                    
17777 sprintf and printf handle format inconsistently                          
17929 perl #17928: Problem on make on perl 5.6.1 using gcc 2.95.3              
18042 cygwin perl problem with FindBin                                         
18049 Storable seg faults under perl 5.8.0 solaris, maximal 64bit              
18073 Unwanted clearing of array member when used as name of a file to be      
      Read-opened (reach of EOF ???)                                           
18218 DJGPP input buffering bug while system()                                 
18819 regular expression hanging                                               
18904 Perl 5.6.1, DJGPP, case (in)sensitive env. var. names [PATCH]            
18961 Problem compiling DBD::Pg with thread support in 5.8 on Mac OS 10.2.2    
19078 wrong match order inside replacement                                     
19088 Thread::Queue                                                            
19134 no progress lookbehind in list contex                                    
19135 string eval turns off readonlyness on lexicals                           
19388 Regex vars after a while only existing if they have been "used"          
19679 uncaught exception thrown on 4-line incorrect script                     
19966 Re: Net::Ping patch for ICMP and Windows                                 
20321 indexing the result of a listcontext match inside a stringsubstitution   
      looses values                                                            
20323 UNIVERSAL::isa ignores everything after \0.                              
20353 Perl 5.8.0 fails "make test" on Cobalt Raq4                              
20421 Bug in IO::Socket on Sparc                                               
20505 perldoc doc shows no way to set SMTP server                              
20522 perl segfaults growing large Av                                          
20609 MY_CXT macros and modules with multiple object files                     
20736 Not OK: perl v5.8.0 +MAINT18638 on pmax-netbsd 1.6                       
20739 pack format idea                                                         
20771 Regular Expression Eval Causes Core Dump                                 
20773 perl segfaults on $SIG{RTMIN} = "DEFAULT"                                
20799 Bug: 5.6 Win32-List context IO op hangs on second use when reading large 
      files.                                                                   
20818 PPM v2.1.6 bug wrt multiple repositories                                 
21298 Perl SIGSEGV when applying regular expression to a long string           
21333 Regexp segfault --> ("X"x3529) =~ /( (?: \\. | [^\$] ){1,4000} )/gx;     
21341 links to microsoft.com's unicode pages invalid in Encode/ucm/cp9*.ucm    
21362 positioning after binary read                                            
21436 Memoize::Storable seems to cause SEGVs                                   
21437 FindBin::Bin reports directory with links resolved.                      
21461 perl5.6.1 dos (djgpp) source build broke                                 
21469 segfault when glob of loop var gets freed                                
21488 Problem building perl 5.8.0 on Solaris 9                                 
21491 Double-Quote Backslash Sequences in Regular Expressions                  
21499 perl core dumps on self recursive regex                                  
21502 5.8.0 regression failure for t/op/groups                                 
21513 Found a bug in Perl 5.8                                                  
21549 PerlIO+FileHandle+Term::ReadLine::Gnu causes segmentation fault          
21553 Re: Solaris Perl (fwd)                                                   
21555 Trouble compiling Perl 5.8.0 on Irix 6.2                                 
21607 Bug Installing                                                           
21724 segfault in 5.8.0's PerlIOStdio_close                                    
21776 dup2 on XP                                                               
21801 MIME-Base64-2.18/t/warn.t on MSWin32                                     
21803 problem with perl 5.6.1 bug in function study                            
21824 The Term::ReadKey seems to be broken in CygWin Perl                      
21897 Ctrl-C/Ctrl-D in the CPAN shell causes an endless loop in blead-perl/    
      maint-perl                                                               
21940 seg fault on long input to re                                            
21944 Pod::Usage gives warnings when -exitval => "NOEXIT"                      
21951 /(^\s]+)/ regexp can incorrectly fail match in utf8 locale               
21956 Data::Dumper request                                                     
21999 Unsuccessful regex still alters $1                                       
22007 PERL5 sysread not returning from interrupt                               
22034 AutoSplit detection of AutoLoader use fails in certain situations        
22035 perl 5.8.0 process problem                                               
22051 segfault (deep recursion?) in regex match                                
22058 Problem Building perl 5.8.0 On AIX 4.3.3                                 
22132 5.8.0: goto inside any loop causes seg-fault when exiting loop           
22142 Building failure in AIX4.2 with gcc2.95.3                                
22148 Bug in File::Spec::Win32 0.3 catpath for UNC paths ?                     
22162 leak in POSIX waitpid()                                                  
22170 Bad Perl!                                                                
22228 perl5.8 segfaults on fclose/fflush with Term::ReadLine::Gnu              
22278 HTTP::Cookie make test failed                                            
22312 Another self-modifyingloop bug                                           
22318 Not OK: perl v5.8.1 +MAINT19612 on MSWin32-x86-multi-thread 4.0          
      (UNINSTALLED)                                                            
22335 foreach auto dereference (feature request)                               
22336 shellwords.pl is not Shell compatible                                    
22341 Perl not found problem                                                   
22601 LWP Error: Wide character in syswrite                                    
22614 Spurious undefs in @- and @+ during (?{}) and (??{}) regexes             
22699 redo undefines lexical declared in while                                 
22709 Panic opt close in regex m/^(jpy)?(?:_(gc)?(?:_()?)?)?$/                 
22735 Losing signals using sigprocmask                                         
22758 debugger command "|x" swallows all output                                
22763 perl-5.8.0 build fails with aix 4.3.3                                    
22819 Segmentation fault on "make install" on AIX 4.2.1.0                      
22948 windows fork on Perl 5.8                                                 
22950 h2xs doesn't handle apostrophes in names                                 
22954 Bug report: study changes regexp behaviour when used in XML::Parser      
22959 missing symbols from embed.h when testing B::Generate                    
22960 Tie::Handle documentation inadequate                                     
23035 ByteLoader                                                               
23036 Really minor compilation mistake/typo                                    
23042 solaris open file descriptor recursive lib loading error.                
23043 different behaviors observed with stdio vs. perlio                       
23077 -T $filehandle seems broken                                              
23098 core dump -> "perl in malloc(): error: recursive call"                   
23104 undefined reference to `SOCKSinit'                                       
23111 Configure hangs on fcntl test when trying to bulid Perl 5.8.0 on AIX     
      4.3.3.0                                                                  
23170 Cannot compile Perl-5.8.0 on IRIX 6.5.20                                 
23175 Trouble compiling perl5 5.8.1 RC3 on FreeBSD 4.7-STABLE i386             
23179 OK: perl v5.8.1 +RC3 on sun4-solaris 2.9                                 
23180 "target is too short" optimization does not reset pos()                  
23181 Not OK: perl v5.8.1 +RC3 on MSWin32-x86-multi-thread 4.0 (UNINSTALLED)   
23194 Not OK: perl v5.8.1 +RC3 on darwin 6.6 (UNINSTALLED)                     
23214 5.8.1-RC4: Cannot eval a large string under -Dusemymalloc                
23215 Not OK: perl v5.8.1 +RC4 on MSWin32-x86-multi-thread 4.0 (UNINSTALLED)   
23222 perl-5.8.1-RC4: test failures on Solaris 7 / Sparc                       
23224 noexit Bug in Pod::Usage. [Patch]                                        
23233 Perl-5.8.1-RC4 - perldelta: tied hashes in scalar context                
23236 bug tell()                                                               
23240 Not OK: perl v5.8.1 +MAINT20536 on MSWin32-x86-multi-thread 4.0          
      (UNINSTALLED)                                                            
23244 Sharing objects via threads::shared.                                     
23246 win32 dmake failure on Win2k Pro                                         
23320 Perl.exe crash                                                           
23331 Win32 pipe/fork or filehandle I/O deadlock bug                           
23348 [wishlist] Perl 5-6: HERE << document parsing improvement                

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Overview of Open Issues

Operating System      Severity          Type                 Perl Version     
aix           21      abandoned   0     5005threads   0      1.0         0    
All            4      fatal       2     bounce        0      5.000       0    
bsdos          6      High      116     Bug           0      5.002       0    
cygwin        11      low       579     compiler      1      5.003       0    
cygwin_nt      0      medium    332     configure     1      5.004       0    
darwin         4      none       19     core        440      5.004_00    0    
dec_osf       17      Normal      1     dailybuild    0      5.004_01    0    
dgux           0      unknown     1     docs          8      5.004_02    0    
dos            0      Wishlist    6     duplicate     0      5.004_03    0    
dynixptx       0                        install      51      5.004_04    1    
freebsd       39                        library     211      5.004_05    1    
generic       47                        notabug      82      5.005       3    
gnu            0                        notok        14      5.005_01    0    
HPUX          25                        ok            0      5.005_02    2    
irix           8                        Patch         1      5.005_03   44    
irix64         0                        regex         3      5.6.0     186    
Linux        430                        Todo          0      5.6.0-RC1   0    
lynxos         0                        unknown     187      5.6.0-RC2   0    
mac            0                        utilities    18      5.6.1     215    
machten        1                        wontfix       1      5.7.0      26    
macos          0                                             5.7.1       6    
MacOS X        0                                             5.7.2      27    
mswin32      100                                             5.8.0     220    
netbsd        12                                             5.8.1      15    
next           0                                             5.8.1-RC1   1    
openbsd        0                                             5.8.1-RC2   4    
os2            6                                             5.9.0      14    
os390          0                                                              
other          0                                                              
powerux        3                                                              
qnx            1                                                              
riscos         1                                                              
sco            6                                                              
Solaris      162                                                              
sunos          4                                                              
svr4           4                                                              
svr5           1                                                              
sysv           0                                                              
unicos         0                                                              
unicosmk       0                                                              
unix           1                                                              
unknown        0                                                              
uts            1                                                              
vms            6                                                              
VOS            0                                                              
Win32          8                                                              

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Ticket Status By Version

                                             New or Open               Resolved
1.0                                                    0                      1
5.000                                                  0                      1
5.002                                                  0                      4
5.003                                                  0                      4
5.004                                                  0                      5
5.004_00                                               0                      1
5.004_01                                               0                      3
5.004_02                                               0                      1
5.004_03                                               0                      1
5.004_04                                               1                     43
5.004_05                                               1                      5
5.005                                                  3                     19
5.005_01                                               0                      4
5.005_02                                               2                     77
5.005_03                                              44                    321
5.6.0                                                186                    992
5.6.0-RC1                                              0                     13
5.6.0-RC2                                              0                      6
5.6.1                                                215                    414
5.7.0                                                 26                   1451
5.7.1                                                  6                     36
5.7.2                                                 27                     68
5.8.0                                                220                    360
5.8.1                                                 15                     17
5.8.1-RC1                                              1                      0
5.8.1-RC2                                              4                      0
5.9.0                                                 14                     18

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Requestors with most open tickets

mjd@plover.com            26
dcd@tc.fluke.com          21
nicholas                  19
abigail                   15
perl-5.8.0@ton.iguana.be  14
tchrist@chthon.perl.com   12
Peter@PSDT.com            11
mjtg@cus.cam.ac.uk        11
tagunov@motor.ru           8
andreas@mrs.ch             8

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  * Total Issues
  * New Issues
  * Overview of Open Issues
  * Ticket Status By Version
  * Requestors with most open tickets




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