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Re: [PATCH] Re: Storable Error

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Nicholas Clark
November 15, 2003 07:58
Re: [PATCH] Re: Storable Error
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On Sat, Aug 09, 2003 at 12:35:36AM +0100, Nicholas Clark wrote:

> I'm not sure if this patch is a good idea. It adds 2 new debug flags
>   -DA calls sanity checking assert routines
>   -Dq suppresses the "EXECUTING..." line, without which regression tests fail.
> and a new routine
>   Perl_hv_assert, which checks the consistency of hashes
> I didn't make the compilation of Perl_hv_assert conditional on -DDEBUGGING
> because it may be useful to call it from a debugger session, in a similar
> fashion to Perl_sv_dump.

Thanks applied. (to blead)

because I feel that being able to assert the integrity of internal data
structures could be very interesting for tracking down bugs.

Nicholas Clark

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