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Nicholas Clark
August 8, 2013 10:01
Re: perl v5.18.1-RC2 is now available
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On Tue, Aug 06, 2013 at 05:26:27PM +0100, Nicholas Clark wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 06, 2013 at 05:06:04PM +0300, Niko Tyni wrote:

> > It's not perfect, but would it be enough to just skip this test if
> > /usr/bin/man isn't present?  See the attached patch.
> I think that that's the best solution. We found that it was quite hard to
> actually write a reliable test, let alone a portable test. I think that it
> doesn't matter if the test is skipped frequently, as long as it still runs
> on some platforms.
> > Also, something that caught my eye: LC_MESSAGES is spelled wrongly
> > in perl5db.t. This is most probably just cosmetic, but attaching
> > a patch anyway.
> D'oh!
> It possibly does matter. :-)
> It's certainly worth fixing. And I suspect worth backporting, in case it
> matters.

I've pushed both to smoke-me/nicholas/perl5db-man
I don't think that there are going to be any problems, but Tony and I thought
that at least twice before...

Nicholas Clark

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