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From:
Ricardo SIGNES
Date:
January 28, 2009 15:58
Subject:
Re: perldelta omission for 5.8.9?
Message ID:
20090128235821.GA19041@cancer.codesimply.com
* Bram <p5p@perl.wizbit.be> [2009-01-28T16:46:33]
> >This was fixed in 5.010, but it looks like the fix made it back into 5.8.9
> >(which is great!) but was not documented, going by
> >http://perldoc.perl.org/5.8.9/perldelta.html
> 
> I hope it isn't fixed in 5.8.9 since it is not backwards compatible.  
> (As in, it behaves differently.)

Well, while it's a bit jarring to have things behave differently, this is
*obviously* a bugfix.  It's only an issue, I think, because it didn't make it
into the perldelta.  Oh well.  I will commit the correction now for any future
release.

-- 
rjbs

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