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From:
LanX
Date:
September 24, 2009 05:46
Subject:
[perl #69336] error in perldoc while calling perldoc -f y
Message ID:
rt-3.6.HEAD-21832-1253740023-209.69336-75-0@perl.org
# New Ticket Created by  LanX 
# Please include the string:  [perl #69336]
# in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue. 
# <URL: http://rt.perl.org/rt3/Ticket/Display.html?id=69336 >


This is a bug report for perl from lanx.perl@gmail.com,
generated with the help of perlbug 1.36 running under perl 5.10.0.


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[Please enter your report here]

PLEASE NOTE:
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I'm resending this errorreport because till now (after 4 hours)
it's not listet at rt.perl.org and I didn't get a confirmation email.

SHORT:
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"Pod Error"-Message from perldoc while calling "perldoc -f y"


VERSIONS:
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- "Pod::Perldoc v3.14_02" ,
- "This is perl, v5.10.0 built for i486-linux-gnu-thread-multi"

SAMPLECODE:
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> perldoc -f y
      y///    The transliteration operator.  Same as "tr///".  See perlop.

POD ERRORS
      Hey! The above document had some coding errors, which are explained
      below:

      Around line 7:
          =back doesn’t take any parameters, but you said =back  =back

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SOLUTIONS:
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This error was discussed at perlmonks.

  It was confirmed as 5.10 problem,
  the potential bug source was located in perldoc
   and a patch discussed.

For further information please consult http://perlmonks.org/?node_id=797001


HONORS FOR THIS BUGREPORT:
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It was a collobarative work among three monks. All honors have to be shared
among the monks "ikegami", "thunders" and "LanX" (me)!

Cheers
 Rolf


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Flags:
    category=library
    severity=low
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Site configuration information for perl 5.10.0:

Configured by Debian Project at Fri Jun 26 19:28:31 UTC 2009.

Summary of my perl5 (revision 5 version 10 subversion 0) configuration:
  Platform:
    osname=linux, osvers=2.6.24-23-server,
archname=i486-linux-gnu-thread-multi
    uname='linux rothera 2.6.24-23-server #1 smp wed apr 1 22:22:14 utc 2009
i686 gnulinux '
    config_args='-Dusethreads -Duselargefiles -Dccflags=-DDEBIAN
-Dcccdlflags=-fPIC -Darchname=i486-linux-gnu -Dprefix=/usr
-Dprivlib=/usr/share/perl/5.10 -Darchlib=/usr/lib/perl/5.10
-Dvendorprefix=/usr -Dvendorlib=/usr/share/perl5 -Dvendorarch=/usr/lib/perl5
-Dsiteprefix=/usr/local -Dsitelib=/usr/local/share/perl/5.10.0
-Dsitearch=/usr/local/lib/perl/5.10.0 -Dman1dir=/usr/share/man/man1
-Dman3dir=/usr/share/man/man3 -Dsiteman1dir=/usr/local/man/man1
-Dsiteman3dir=/usr/local/man/man3 -Dman1ext=1 -Dman3ext=3perl
-Dpager=/usr/bin/sensible-pager -Uafs -Ud_csh -Ud_ualarm -Uusesfio -Uusenm
-DDEBUGGING=-g -Doptimize=-O2 -Duseshrplib -Dlibperl=libperl.so.5.10.0
-Dd_dosuid -des'
    hint=recommended, useposix=true, d_sigaction=define
    useithreads=define, usemultiplicity=define
    useperlio=define, d_sfio=undef, uselargefiles=define, usesocks=undef
    use64bitint=undef, use64bitall=undef, uselongdouble=undef
    usemymalloc=n, bincompat5005=undef
  Compiler:
    cc='cc', ccflags ='-D_REENTRANT -D_GNU_SOURCE -DDEBIAN
-fno-strict-aliasing -pipe -I/usr/local/include -D_LARGEFILE_SOURCE
-D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64',
    optimize='-O2 -g',
    cppflags='-D_REENTRANT -D_GNU_SOURCE -DDEBIAN -fno-strict-aliasing -pipe
-I/usr/local/include'
    ccversion='', gccversion='4.3.2', gccosandvers=''
    intsize=4, longsize=4, ptrsize=4, doublesize=8, byteorder=1234
    d_longlong=define, longlongsize=8, d_longdbl=define, longdblsize=12
    ivtype='long', ivsize=4, nvtype='double', nvsize=8, Off_t='off_t',
lseeksize=8
    alignbytes=4, prototype=define
  Linker and Libraries:
    ld='cc', ldflags =' -L/usr/local/lib'
    libpth=/usr/local/lib /lib /usr/lib /usr/lib64
    libs=-lgdbm -lgdbm_compat -ldb -ldl -lm -lpthread -lc -lcrypt
    perllibs=-ldl -lm -lpthread -lc -lcrypt
    libc=/lib/libc-2.8.90.so, so=so, useshrplib=true,
libperl=libperl.so.5.10.0
    gnulibc_version='2.8.90'
  Dynamic Linking:
    dlsrc=dl_dlopen.xs, dlext=so, d_dlsymun=undef, ccdlflags='-Wl,-E'
    cccdlflags='-fPIC', lddlflags='-shared -O2 -g -L/usr/local/lib'

Locally applied patches:


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@INC for perl 5.10.0:
    /etc/perl
    /usr/local/lib/perl/5.10.0
    /usr/local/share/perl/5.10.0
    /usr/lib/perl5
    /usr/share/perl5
    /usr/lib/perl/5.10
    /usr/share/perl/5.10
    /usr/local/lib/site_perl
    .

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Environment for perl 5.10.0:
    HOME=/home/lanx
    LANG=de_DE.UTF-8
    LANGUAGE (unset)
    LD_LIBRARY_PATH (unset)
    LOGDIR (unset)

PATH=/home/lanx/bin:/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/games:/home/lanx/bin
    PERL_BADLANG (unset)
    SHELL=/bin/bash

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