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Re: $^E bug and perl 5.8.0

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From:
Rafael Garcia-Suarez
Date:
November 19, 2003 07:41
Subject:
Re: $^E bug and perl 5.8.0
Message ID:
20031119163919.2b6bb909.rgarciasuarez@free.fr
Chris Nandor wrote:
>
> (For the porters: the bug is that this:
> 
> 	% perl -le '$^E = -1728; print $^E+0 for 0,1'
> 
> Should return this:
> 
> 	-1728
> 	-1728
> 
> But in some cases, returns this:
> 
> 	-1728
> 	22
> 
> Odd.)

What does
	perl -le 'print $!=22'
on your system ?
Can you reproduce this bug with $! in place of $^E ?

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