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Re: [PATCH] Add MANIFEST sort test

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From:
H.Merijn Brand
Date:
July 29, 2009 13:26
Subject:
Re: [PATCH] Add MANIFEST sort test
Message ID:
20090729222615.6e1e14fe@pc09.procura.nl
On Wed, 29 Jul 2009 13:52:24 -0400, "Jerry D. Hedden"
<jdhedden@cpan.org> wrote:

> The attached patch adds a test to t/lib/manifest.t to check that the
> MANIFEST file is properly sorted.  (And guess what?  It isn't.)

Why rely on external sort, where perl has a more reliable sort itself?


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