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[perl #8244] *FILE{IO} does not behave like *FILE for stat() and -X() operators

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Father Chrysostomos via RT
January 14, 2012 14:19
[perl #8244] *FILE{IO} does not behave like *FILE for stat() and -X() operators
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On Fri Jan 13 22:38:26 2012, sprout wrote:
> Also, that commits causes lstat(*$fh{IO}) to do the same thing as
> stat(_), but with a warning.  Shouldn’t it revert to stat(*$fh{IO}, just
> as lstat(HANDLE) reverts to stat(HANDLE) (but with a warning)?

It’s actually documented to do an fstat in perldiag.  So I’ve changed it
to do that, with commit 0d5064f.

-t, -T and -B still do not accept iorefs.  I haven’t changed that (yet).


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