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Karl Williamson via RT
February 19, 2015 04:59
[perl #123814] grok_atou() for regexp quantifiers
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On Wed Feb 18 18:57:43 2015, jhi wrote:
> ... it should be possible to try reverting the commit(s) where
> grok_atou was introduced, and we would be back to using native atoi().

But atoi has more bugs.  Why can't we just take this out of the public API?  We can rename it to begin with an underscore and mark it as experimental, removing the docs, so that tghere is only discouragement for people using it, and the docs say you do so at your own risk

Karl Williamson

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