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[perl #72924] UTF-8 length cached in I32

From:
Father Chrysostomos via RT
Date:
July 24, 2013 01:08
Subject:
[perl #72924] UTF-8 length cached in I32
Message ID:
rt-3.6.HEAD-2552-1374628085-1962.72924-15-0@perl.org
On Thu Feb 18 07:42:48 2010, nicholas wrote:
> The character length of a string is cached in the magic struct in an I32.
> There's a work around in Perl_sv_len_utf8() to avoid storing overlong
values
> and consequentially panicking the cache verification code, but that
remains
> a work around, rather than a solution.

This was fixed as a side-effect of 6174b39.  I removed the workaround in
ab0894e548ee.


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Father Chrysostomos


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