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[perl #1503] Re: [PATCH perl5.004_67] Add Errno in ext/

From:
Michael G Schwern via RT
Date:
July 12, 2005 19:11
Subject:
[perl #1503] Re: [PATCH perl5.004_67] Add Errno in ext/
Message ID:
rt-3.0.11-1503-117100.10.976780936527@perl.org
> [RT_System - Mon Sep 20 05:51:22 1999]:
> 
> For some obscure reasons I did test the %! auto-require stuff yesterday
> and found that it doesn't work (in Perl 5.005_03 and 5.005_61). Well
> actually it does work at runtime, just not at compile-time, exactly as the
> comments indicate.  But isn't this quite confusing:
> 
>     print "$_\n" foreach keys %{'!'};
> 
> works (loads Errno.pm), but
> 
>     print "$_\n" foreach keys(%!);
> 
> doesn't.

This appears to be resolved in 5.8.6 and probably earlier.



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