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From:
Mike Giroux
Date:
November 29, 2004 14:57
Subject:
Minor glitches in perl586delta.pod
Message ID:
BAY21-F41499E6375D8729A7F0952CEBD0@phx.gbl
Here are a few minor nits with perl586delta.pod, too late for 5.8.6.
--
Mike

$ diff -u pod/perl586delta.pod fix/perl586delta.pod
--- pod/perl586delta.pod	2004-11-27 10:38:20.000000000 -0500
+++ fix/perl586delta.pod	2004-11-29 14:36:42.000000000 -0500
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@

=item *

-With the C<base> pragma, an intermediate class with no fields used to 
messes
+With the C<base> pragma, an intermediate class with no fields used to mess
up private fields in the base class. This has been fixed.

=item *
@@ -117,7 +117,7 @@
no longer mis-calculates buffer lengths.

Although Perl has promised since version 5.8 that C<sort()> would be
-stable, the two cases C<sort {$b cmp $a}> and C<<sort {$b <=> $a}>> could
+stable, the two cases C<sort {$b cmp $a}> and C<sort {$b E<lt>=E<gt> $a}> 
could
produce non-stable sorts.   This is corrected in perl5.8.6.

Localising C<$^D> no longer generates a diagnostic message about valid -D



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