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Re: [perl #122747] Assertion failed in Perl_reg_numbered_buff_fetch,file regcomp.c, line 7459

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From:
Dave Mitchell
Date:
September 12, 2014 10:27
Subject:
Re: [perl #122747] Assertion failed in Perl_reg_numbered_buff_fetch,file regcomp.c, line 7459
Message ID:
20140912102732.GE5204@iabyn.com
On Thu, Sep 11, 2014 at 03:12:12PM -0700, Father Chrysostomos via RT wrote:
> On Thu Sep 11 14:59:25 2014, mmartinec wrote:
> > > I believe that this ticket can be closed.
> > 
> > Thanks you all for the fast resolution!
> > 
> > Will this be able to make it into 5.20.1-RC3 ?
> 
> Seeing that this is a crashing bug, it meets the policy.  It gets my vote.  (2c1f00b90, that is, which alone is sufficient for maint.)

On the other hand, its a long-standing (and clearly rare) issue, and
squeezing it in at the very last gasp into RC3 when it's had no time to
settle or be BBCed seems like a really good way to inadvertently break
5.20.1. There's always 5.20.2.

-- 
A walk of a thousand miles begins with a single step...
then continues for another 1,999,999 or so.

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