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From:
H.Merijn Brand
Date:
August 12, 2009 00:38
Subject:
Re: Duplicate entries in Config_heavy.pl
Message ID:
20090812093808.01d5c650@pc09.procura.nl
On Wed, 12 Aug 2009 00:19:20 +0100, Dave Mitchell <davem@iabyn.com>
wrote:

> 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!

Done in 94a9a4bc91d62776a9de76c5bf25aeb1129c1a24

Andy, will you please notify me by mail when you apply patches directly
to Configure? Then I can backport those to metaconfig when I have time.
Now I had to do a71f1801ba6371e2eebdcb98a2263de5d6b9a8fd first.

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