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Re: MakeMaker 6.57_08 (RC1)

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From:
Jesse Vincent
Date:
March 27, 2011 07:17
Subject:
Re: MakeMaker 6.57_08 (RC1)
Message ID:
20110327141741.GZ10056@fsck.bestpractical.com



On Sun, Mar 27, 2011 at 10:02:42PM +1100, Michael G Schwern wrote:
> https://github.com/Perl-Toolchain-Gang/ExtUtils-MakeMaker/tree/v6.57_08
> 
> This is release candidate 1 for ExtUtils::MakeMaker 6.58 and hopefully will
> make it into 5.14.0.

It won't.  If there are specific fixes we need to cherrypick, I'd like
to us to discuss them on p5p.


> This release fixes an issue where MakeMaker would overwrite an installed XS
> version of Scalar::Util with a reduced functionality pure Perl version.  It
> will now only install Scalar::Util if it is missing entirely.  This fixes
> issues with Compress::Zlib and breaking smokers.

That only happens on install of MM, right, so it wouldn't be an issue
for the core.

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