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From:
Vincent Pit
Date:
April 1, 2008 14:52
Subject:
Re: [PATCH] Double magic with substr
Message ID:
47F2AE80.7060306@profvince.com

> On Mon, Mar 31, 2008 at 07:05:44PM +0200, Vincent Pit wrote:
>
>   
>> I kept a symbol to the old Perl_sv_insert so that modules built against 
>> it can still link, but I don't know if this has to be expected or if 
>> there's a better way to achieve it.
>>     
>
> I think that the "better" way is to define a macro that provides the old
> name as a wrapper to the new name, and move the implementation of the old
> name to mathoms.c. 

Thanks. I saw the b flag in embed.func, but didn't know what to do with 
it. Guess I should just have asked. Please forgive my inexperience.

Vincent.

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