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[perl #125223] Errno.pm defines no constants with gcc-5.1.0

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From:
Shea Levy via RT
Date:
May 20, 2015 20:06
Subject:
[perl #125223] Errno.pm defines no constants with gcc-5.1.0
Message ID:
rt-4.0.18-31208-1432145843-842.125223-15-0@perl.org
On Wed May 20 08:40:48 2015, ilmari wrote:
> Shea Levy (via RT) <perlbug-followup@perl.org> writes:
> 
> > When built with gcc-5.1.0, Errno.pm doesn't define any errno
> > constants. I believe this is because cc -E now outputs line breaks
> > where it didn't before (see
> > http://www.openldap.org/its/index.cgi/Build?id=8056;page=1 for the
> > source of this guess). The attached patch fixes it for me, but I'm
> > guessing it's not very portable.
> 
> This was already reported as
> https://rt.perl.org/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=123784 and fixed in blead.
> 
> This might be a candidate for backporting to 5.20.
> 

I see, thanks! I did search for this but I guess I didn't look close enough, sorry for the noise! Would be great to backport to a new 5.20 release, what's the process for that?



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