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[perl #113980] [PATCH] pp_syscall: "I32 retval" truncates the returned value

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From:
Father Chrysostomos via RT
Date:
July 26, 2012 12:18
Subject:
[perl #113980] [PATCH] pp_syscall: "I32 retval" truncates the returned value
Message ID:
rt-3.6.HEAD-11172-1343330280-719.113980-14-0@perl.org
On Thu Jul 26 12:03:15 2012, nicholas wrote:
> For starters, I think skip it if running as root.
> But yes, also skip unless it's linux, skip unless it's x86_64, and
> skip
> unless it's a 64 bit build.
> 
> But I'm not confident how safe or reliable this sort of thing is ever
> going
> to be.

I think we just have to leave this untested.

-- 

Father Chrysostomos


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