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Hugo van der Sanden
February 20, 2015 11:50
[perl #123893] parse hangs
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I restarted AFL (<>) on latest blead, but it quickly finds this and hangs:

./miniperl -ce '"@{"'

Bisect shows this was introduced by the recent commit e47d32dcd5:
    [perl #123712] Fix /$a[/ parsing

    The parser used to read more lines of input when parsing code interpo-
    lated into quote-like operators, under some circumstance.
    The simplest fix is to modify the function that reads more input,
    namely, lex_next_chunk, and prevent it from reading more lines of
    input from inside a quote-like operator.


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