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[perl #129990] Reduce malloc&free for S_parse_gv_stash_name

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James E Keenan via RT
November 2, 2016 12:30
[perl #129990] Reduce malloc&free for S_parse_gv_stash_name
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On Mon Oct 31 15:07:30 2016, wrote:
> This is a bug report for perl from,
> generated with the help of perlbug 1.40 running under perl 5.24.1.
> -----------------------------------------------------------------
> [Please describe your issue here]
> This is a minor improvement by reducing the number of malloc&free
> when using ' as package separator. Which also reduces the number of
> check when using ::.

How would we measure the improvement?  (I'm not a perlguts expert so I can't simply see the improvement by reading the patch.)

Thank you very much.

James E Keenan (

via perlbug:  queue: perl5 status: open

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