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Re: Possible bug: Perl 5.10.0 does not set $? & 128 when dumpingcore

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Niko Tyni
Date:
December 16, 2008 05:15
Subject:
Re: Possible bug: Perl 5.10.0 does not set $? & 128 when dumpingcore
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20081216123403.GA21190@kuusama.it.helsinki.fi
On Tue, Dec 16, 2008 at 12:13:21PM +0000, Ben Morrow wrote:

> > But I don't get the version number on 5.8.9, and even less info in 5.8.8:

> Yes, me too. I think $^V isn't directly printable under 5.8: it's still
> a v-string made of magic characters rather than a version object. You
> need to use printf "%v", or just use $] instead (I presume that's what
> Paul did in his original test).

Yeah, my fault originally. It should have been $], sorry about that.

I see <sys/wait.h> defines WCOREDUMP only with __USE_BSD here
(Debian testing and unstable, glibc 2.7).
-- 
Niko Tyni   ntyni@debian.org

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