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February 16, 2013 12:51
Re: blocker: disable new COW by default
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On 16 February 2013 05:27, demerphq <> wrote:
> On 16 February 2013 04:42, Ricardo Signes <> wrote:
>> We've seen many different kinds of breakage from the new COW code.  I think in
>> general the new COW is going to be very nice over time, but right now it's
>> causing problems and we want more time to sort out solutions.
>> I believe there is/was a define for enabling the old/new COW behavior, and what
>> we'll want to do is reverse the current default. Right?
> That matches my understanding.
>> See this tickets, especially the last:
>> Patches wanted.

I just tried switch back to the old version, and discovered we fail
test, but not too many, so it might be easy to fix.

I will investigate further sometime.


perl -Mre=debug -e "/just|another|perl|hacker/"

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