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Re: smoking PERL_OLD_COPY_ON_WRITE 3.5.0-22-generic [debian](x86_64/8 cpu) {blead_g++}

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Dave Mitchell
March 23, 2013 21:38
Re: smoking PERL_OLD_COPY_ON_WRITE 3.5.0-22-generic [debian](x86_64/8 cpu) {blead_g++}
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On Sat, Mar 23, 2013 at 03:33:24PM -0400, George Greer wrote:
> On Mon, 18 Mar 2013, Dave Mitchell wrote:
> >On Sun, Mar 17, 2013 at 04:38:00PM -0400, George Greer wrote:
> >>O O O X X X -Duseithreads -Accflags=-DPERL_OLD_COPY_ON_WRITE
> >
> >I wonder if there's any point in smoking PERL_OLD_COPY_ON_WRITE
> >any more? I presume it been superseded for all practical purposes by
> >
> >Instead, while PERL_NEW_COPY_ON_WRITE is temporarily not the default
> >(till after 5.18), perhaps we should smoke that as an option instead?
> >
> >(The OLD has a couple of consistent failures, which I suspect no one will
> >be in a hurry to fix).
> I switch over to _NEW_ and still some failures:
> clang:
> g++:

Thanks for the links.
I've just pushed some commits which hopefully fix the Peek.t failure,
and add more instrumentation to require.t so it may be clearer why its

That he said that that that that is is is debatable, is debatable.

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