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Re: [perl #117897] restore predictable hash traversal with PERL_HASH_SEED

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demerphq
Date:
May 7, 2013 07:36
Subject:
Re: [perl #117897] restore predictable hash traversal with PERL_HASH_SEED
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CANgJU+V0=C2uk8tfz9k89iPfJrViWaapfSWmj+F2BwZSma_ZfA@mail.gmail.com
On 7 May 2013 00:47, Ricardo SIGNES <perlbug-followup@perl.org> wrote:
> # New Ticket Created by  Ricardo SIGNES
> # Please include the string:  [perl #117897]
> # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue.
> # <URL: https://rt.perl.org:443/rt3/Ticket/Display.html?id=117897 >
>
>
>
> The perl interpreter used to let you specify PERL_HASH_SEED for predictable
> hash traversal.  (This is a simplification, but let's run with it.)  We'd like
> that behavior back, to make debugging easier.
>
> For the whole story, see this thread:
>
>   http://www.xray.mpe.mpg.de/mailing-lists/perl5-porters/2013-05/msg00085.html
>
> We should get this behavior back into perl before 5.18.0.

Since this is a release blocker I merged my changes this morning, if
others wish to polish they should polish, my supply of tuits is
limited.

Yves

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

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