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Offer Kaye
March 8, 2012 12:10
Re: pop @INC (".")
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On Thu, Mar 8, 2012 at 9:38 PM, Todd Rinaldo wrote:
> We're planning on patching "." out of the @INC path for the perl we're about to build and distribute. I'm finding this change causes the test suite to blow up in all sorts of interesting ways.
> My Question: Would you consider it a bug that items in the perl test suite assume that "." is in the @INC path?
> Thanks,
> Todd

Since the docs (perlvar) explicitly states that '.' is part of @INC
except under taint checks (-T or -t), why would depending on '.' be a
bug? Unless you're saying the items in the test suite are running
under taint?

Offer Kaye

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