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[perl #45667] m/[#]/x treated inconsistently

Father Chrysostomos via RT
August 13, 2013 03:10
[perl #45667] m/[#]/x treated inconsistently
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On Mon Jun 24 06:50:43 2013, davem wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 22, 2013 at 07:03:17PM -0700, Father Chrysostomos via RT
> > So this is a bigger can of worms than anyone thought.  Perhaps the real
> > fix is for the regexp engine to call back to the parser when it sees
> > what it thinks is a variable.  Dave Mitchell is not going to like what I
> > am suggesting. :-)
> Um, lets not do that!

In that case we will have to accept that only literal # can prevent
interpolation.  The remainder of this bug (the original report) was
fixed by c30fc27b4df65a, and I have just added tests in 61965f1.


Father Chrysostomos

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