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Dave Mitchell
June 27, 2009 11:11
Re: patch submission(symbian/
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On Sat, Jun 27, 2009 at 02:04:16PM -0400, Adam Russell wrote:
> Dave Mitchell wrote:
>> On Sat, Jun 27, 2009 at 12:12:12AM -0400, Adam Russell wrote:
>>> I have updated the symbian port to the point where I can build
>>> the interpreter successfully and get it to actually run on a symbian  
>>> device.
>> Very shortly I'm going into code freeze for the perl 5.10.1 release.
>> I have 3 options for 5.10.1:
>> 1. Don't apply any of the recent symbian fixes
>> 2. Apply just what's currently available
>> 3. wait a bit in case more changes are needed to make a consistent whole
>> Which would you advise?
> How soon is "very shortly"? Do I have another 12 hours or so?

Sorry, I should have been clearer - "shortly" is a few days [ plus endless
extensions, no doubt .. ]

> I would advise (3), if you do not mind. I have had to patch a few more  
> files.

That's fine.

> This work has all been complete for weeks but I have not prepared the  
> patch files yet.
> Because of other commitments I won't be back on my dev machine for a few  
> hours yet...
> I probably could have completed this sooner except that
> I am still very much learning git.

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