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From:
Dave Mitchell
Date:
August 11, 2009 16:19
Subject:
Re: Duplicate entries in Config_heavy.pl
Message ID:
20090811231920.GF4204@iabyn.com
On Fri, Aug 07, 2009 at 05:53:39PM +0200, H.Merijn Brand wrote:
> On Fri, 7 Aug 2009 11:39:20 -0400 (EDT), Andy Dougherty
> <doughera@lafayette.edu> wrote:
> 
> > On Fri, 7 Aug 2009, H.Merijn Brand wrote:
> > 
> > > On Thu, 6 Aug 2009 17:05:10 -0400 (EDT), Andy Dougherty
> > > <doughera@lafayette.edu> wrote:
> > > 
> > > > On Thu, 6 Aug 2009, Slaven Rezic wrote:
> > > > 
> > > > > In Config_heavy.pl of my perl5.10.1-to-be installation there are some
> > > > > duplicates:
> > > > > 
> > > > > config_arg0='./Configure'
> > > > > config_arg0='./Configure'
> > > > 
> > > > [etc.]
> > > > 
> > > > That's a bug in Configure.  The line
> > > > 
> > > >     $test -f UU/cmdline.opt && $cat UU/cmdline.opt >> config.sh
> > > > 
> > > > appears twice in Configure.  I'm not sure how that snuck in.
> > > 
> > > I think this happened during my big changes to move from meta 3.0 to 3.5
> > 
> > Probably.  The first one comes from U/modified/Config_sh.U, and the second 
> > from U/modified/Oldsym.U.  We can safely delete either one.  How do you 
> > want to proceed?
> > 
> > I can directly patch Configure in blead, and Dave can cherry-pick it for 
> > maint.  The patch I'd recommend is below.
> 
> I'll do it. Either tonight or tomorrow.

Any chance of this getting done, thanks!

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