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February 19, 2015 15:10
Re: [perl #123814] grok_atou() for regexp quantifiers
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On 19 February 2015 at 22:33, Jarkko Hietaniemi via RT
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> To the tune of "everybody should take out their own garbage", attached is a patch that would remove grok_atou(), and leave the atoi() (and strtol, etc.) in their naked glory.  But this state of things does not pass e.g. the tests added in
>     [perl #123782] regcomp: check for overflow on /(?123)/
> aka
> But one can take a look at the patch to see where the atoi() spots are.

My inclination is to go with Hugo's option. I dont think reverting
this stuff is ideal. But i think at this point it is up to Hugo.


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