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[DOC PATCH] $^X isn't necessarily argv[0]

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Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes
January 30, 2006 01:08
[DOC PATCH] $^X isn't necessarily argv[0]
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--- perl/pod/perlvar.pod.orig   2006-01-17 08:18:45.000000000 -0800
+++ perl/pod/perlvar.pod        2006-01-30 01:05:06.754971200 -0800
@@ -1196,7 +1196,7 @@
 =item $^X
 The name used to execute the current copy of Perl, from C's
+C<argv[0]> or (where supported) /proc/self/exe.
 Depending on the host operating system, the value of $^X may be
 a relative or absolute pathname of the perl program file, or may

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