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[perl #119295] Bleadperl v5.19.2-401-g7fa949d breaksTIMB/Devel-SizeMe-0.16.tar.gz

From:
James E Keenan via RT
Date:
December 12, 2017 01:29
Subject:
[perl #119295] Bleadperl v5.19.2-401-g7fa949d breaksTIMB/Devel-SizeMe-0.16.tar.gz
Message ID:
rt-4.0.24-22301-1513042166-764.119295-15-0@perl.org
On Wed, 18 Feb 2015 00:29:04 GMT, jkeenan wrote:
> On Wed Aug 14 19:31:07 2013, andreas.koenig.7os6VVqR@franz.ak.mind.de
> wrote:
> > git bisect
> > ----------
> > commit 7fa949d0cc67253f8eb6849414789201b5ba722c
> > Author: Father Chrysostomos <sprout@cpan.org>
> > Date:   Sun Aug 11 00:02:34 2013 -0700
> >
> > Mark COWable constants as COWable at compile time
> >
> > also affected
> >
> 
> 
> Since this RT was filed in August 2013, five CPAN distributions have
> been cited as suffering breakage.  Here is what I believe to be the
> current status of each.
> 
> #####
> Devel-SizeMe's most recent version is 0.19.  CPAN Testers have been
> reporting it as NA/UNKNOWN/INVALID on each of 3 OSes since perl-
> 5.19.10.  In a June 2014 post on perl.module-authors, the maintainer
> indicated he does not expect to work on this distribution in the near
> future.  (http://www.nntp.perl.org/group/perl.module-
> authors/2014/06/msg10394.html)
> 
> Dash-Leak has been passing consistently on Linux since 5.19.8
> (http://matrix.cpantesters.org/?dist=Dash-Leak).
> 
> Devel-Size has been FAILing everywhere since 5.19.4.  It has four
> maintainers listed, but there has been no progress toward a solution.
> 

As of v5.27.7 (v5.27.6-191-gff79a40), Devel-Size is building and passing tests in an ordinary Linux build.

> Variable-OnDestruct-0.03 was reported fixed by Father C Sep 13 2013
> and is doing nicely on CPAN testers.
> (http://matrix.cpantesters.org/?dist=Variable-OnDestruct)
> 
> String-Slice:  The rt.cpan.org ticket for this issue was marked
> Resolved by Ingy on Jan 03 2015.  Its latest version, 0.08, is doing
> nicely on CPAN testers.  (http://matrix.cpantesters.org/?dist=String-
> Slice)
> #####
> 
> It seems to me that the breakage remaining in Devel-SizeMe and Devel-
> Size is due to factors outside the scope of the Perl 5 Porters.  My
> hunch is that those distributions need new or additional maintainers.
> But, in the meantime, I don't see any reason to keep *this* ticket in
> Open status, so I'm moving it to Stalled.
> 
> Thank you very much.

But Devel::SizeMe remains orphaned; hence, this RT remains Stalled.

Thank you very much.

-- 
James E Keenan (jkeenan@cpan.org)

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