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Father Chrysostomos via RT
July 27, 2016 20:52
[perl #128753] t/comp/parser.t: heredoc-related failures onDarwin/PPC
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On Wed Jul 27 11:52:49 2016, jkeenan wrote:
> I have built both perl-5.25.2 and perl-5.25.3 on Darwin/PPC.  I can
> confirm that *neither* of these test failures occurs in *either* of
> those tags.  Hence, I infer that the test failures have been
> introduced since perl-5.25.3.

Thank you.  That saved me time.

I do have access to a G4, but it doesn’t have git, so I did a manual ‘bisect’ and it led to v5.25.3-28-g6745174:

commit 6745174b5616843ee57f0b733bd056bfab42f30f
Author: Father Chrysostomos <>
Date:   Tue Jul 26 00:47:16 2016 -0700

    parser.h: Use UV for string delims

I don’t understand why that would throw line numbers off.  I’ll look into it.


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