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Re: [perl #72156] perldoc should ask less to handle ANSI escapes

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From:
Andy Dougherty
Date:
August 2, 2012 12:06
Subject:
Re: [perl #72156] perldoc should ask less to handle ANSI escapes
Message ID:
alpine.DEB.2.00.1208021504420.15706@fractal.phys.lafayette.edu
On Tue, 3 Jul 2012, Andy Dougherty wrote:

> On Tue, 3 Jul 2012, H.Merijn Brand wrote:
> 
> > On Mon, 02 Jul 2012 19:54:06 -0700, "Jesse Luehrs via RT"
> > <perlbug-followup@perl.org> wrote:
> > 
> > > Pod::Perldoc has been fixed for this issue in 5.16.0, but the Configure
> > > change has yet to be applied.

> > > https://rt.perl.org:443/rt3/Ticket/Display.html?id=72156

> Whoops.  Yes, I forgot about that one.  I remember thinking that perhaps 
> we should undo the "less -R" trick and try to fix the problem differently, 
> but that time has long since passed.  I'll try to push the fix in the 
> ticket later this week.

Well, it was a month instead of a week, but the fix is now applied
as commit 38ab64ac881571a458ca1766a1b81fdec687b76b.

The corresponding metaconfig commit was
53ddb3ba3e23ab80444c30b4deefa64114408438.

-- 
    Andy Dougherty		doughera@lafayette.edu

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