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RE: The status of the perldelta for 5.13.10

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Jan Dubois
January 27, 2011 18:22
RE: The status of the perldelta for 5.13.10
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On Thu, 27 Jan 2011, Leon Timmermans wrote:
> > New PerlIO API. Shouldn't this also be documented in perlapi? The docs
> > in perliol.pod just say you can use it, but nothing says what its
> > prototype etc. are
> It's an implementation of the Open method, so the prototype is known.
> PerlIO in general is pretty much entirely absent from perlapi, and I
> think that's far more urgent to document end-user functions (e.g.
> PerlIO_open, PerlIO_read, etc…) than vtable function implementations.
> In fact I think it would be outright confusing to document it without
> documenting the main interface. That's a fairly big project that's
> somewhere on my todo list but unlikely to be done before 5.14.

Aren't they all documented in perlapio.pod?  Or did you mean something
more exhaustive?

And maybe perlapi.pod should get a link to perlapio.pod?


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