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From:
David Golden
Date:
July 31, 2010 11:26
Subject:
Re: 5.12.2 - we're 2-3 weeks out and I need your help.
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On Sat, Jul 31, 2010 at 1:13 PM, Jesse Vincent <jesse@fsck.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 09:03:38AM +0100, Tom Hukins wrote:
>> I would like to see 68c5b4dbc1fa93e9864be9a9a2e76bf844b9b783 merged to
>> maint-5.12.  It fixes a few bugs in Time::HiRes but contains no
>> additional changes.
>
> Per perlpolicy.pod:
>
>       Updates to dual-life modules should consist of minimal
>       patches to fix crashing or security issues (as above).
>
> How serious are the bugs being fixed?

From the Changes file, it's mostly "alarm and ularm return values are bogus".

I'm not sure that makes the cut for maint.

-- David

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