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Re: Perl 5.20.0 Blockers, 2014-03-24

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Slaven Rezic
March 31, 2014 06:33
Re: Perl 5.20.0 Blockers, 2014-03-24
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Slaven Rezic <> writes:

> Ricardo Signes <> writes:
>> 6.  Gconvert() obeys LC_NUMERIC without "use locale"
>>     Karl asserts that the change is correct, although a new macro may be
>>     warranted.  I think I agree.  Dissenters should dissent soon.  It would
>>     probably be nice to have that wrapper available soon, too.
> The LC_NUMERIC change does not only affesct Gconvert, but any XS
> functionality using functions like strtod or sprintf with floating point
> conversion specifiers. Without even doing systematic CPAN smoking I
> found quite a number of CPAN modules which are broken because of this.
> The already mentioned list in RT #121317:
[snipped list]

Just for completeness, another one:



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