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From:
Tony Cook
Date:
December 9, 2009 15:42
Subject:
Re: [perl.git] branch blead, updated. v5.11.2-135-g13290fc
Message ID:
20091209234210.GA30397@mars.tony.develop-help.com
On Wed, Dec 09, 2009 at 03:29:03PM -0800, Jan Dubois wrote:
> On Tue, 08 Dec 2009, Rafael Garcia-Suarez wrote:
> > 
> > In perl.git, the branch blead has been updated
> > 
> > <http://perl5.git.perl.org/perl.git/commitdiff/13290fcd82823e130109fca5199c99fb886e29eb?hp=958e6d4b516d826d7139a8ead
> > 2b1054c5f8b9eda>
> > 
> > - Log -----------------------------------------------------------------
> > commit 13290fcd82823e130109fca5199c99fb886e29eb
> > Author: Tony Cook <tony@develop-help.com>
> > +    $^O =~ /^(MSWin32|cygwin|uwin|dos|epoc)$/
> > +	and skip("Can't inplace edit without backups on $^O", 4);
> 
> I suspect OS/2 belongs in that list as well.

You're right, from hints/os2.sh:

aout_ccflags="-DDOSISH -DPERL_IS_AOUT -DOS2=2 -DEMBED -I. $_defemxcrtrev -D__ST_MT_ERRNO__"

The DOSISH define is used to decide whether to implement no-backup
inplace editing.

I"ll make a patch (tonight probably) if someone doesn't beat me to it.

Tony

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