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Re: [perl #113980] [PATCH] pp_syscall: "I32 retval" truncates thereturned value

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Nicholas Clark
Date:
July 30, 2012 06:32
Subject:
Re: [perl #113980] [PATCH] pp_syscall: "I32 retval" truncates thereturned value
Message ID:
20120730133159.GQ9583@plum.flirble.org
On Thu, Jul 26, 2012 at 12:18:01PM -0700, Father Chrysostomos via RT wrote:
> 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.

Yes, I suspect so too.

Nicholas Clark

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