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Marcus Holland-Moritz
July 12, 2008 02:50
Re: Data::Dumper patch
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Hello Alexandr,

On 2008-05-08, at 16:35:42 +0300, Alexandr Ciornii wrote:

> Patch to make Data::Dumper compile on older Perl's.
> my_sprintf is available only on 5.10 and cannot be supported by
> ppport.h (requires probe).

why not?

D::PPP could easily provide the fallback code you added
with your patch. Only the optimized version from the core
requires a probe.


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