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October 7, 2012 15:15
Re: a2p/s2p
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Nicholas Clark <> writes:

> On Sun, Oct 07, 2012 at 05:47:15PM -0400, James E Keenan wrote:
>> I have been wondering much the same thing as I have been looking over 
>> pod2html in recent months.
>> I think they belong on CPAN, not in the core distribution -- even on a 
>> "dual-life" basis.  But before we move these to CPAN-only, we need to 
>> deal with reported bugs and to recruit a CPAN maintainer.
> A test suite would be useful. Whilst rumours exist in various places on
> the Internet of awk test suites, I've not actually found one, let alone
> one with a suitable licence.
> (Heck, actually GPL-only would just about be OK for a test suite, as it's
> not being linked into anything. So maybe there is hope.)

In that case, the GNU sed and awk test suites might be worth looking at:

> Getting awk and sed testsuites would be useful.
> Nicholas Clark

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