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Re: [PATCH pod/perl586delta.pod] POD nit

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From:
Nicholas Clark
Date:
December 9, 2004 06:17
Subject:
Re: [PATCH pod/perl586delta.pod] POD nit
Message ID:
20041209141730.GN77507@plum.flirble.org
On Wed, Dec 08, 2004 at 11:43:42PM +0100, Abigail wrote:
> --- pod/perl586delta.pod.orig	Wed Dec  8 23:40:59 2004
> +++ pod/perl586delta.pod	Wed Dec  8 23:41:33 2004
> @@ -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 <=> $a} >> could
>  produce non-stable sorts.   This is corrected in perl5.8.6.

Thanks. Mike Giroux spotted this about a day after release and it was
corrected with change 23569.

Nicholas Clark

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