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[perl #132638] I've discovered a segfault

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From:
Father Chrysostomos via RT
Date:
December 23, 2017 19:25
Subject:
[perl #132638] I've discovered a segfault
Message ID:
rt-4.0.24-30911-1514057109-703.132638-15-0@perl.org
On Sat, 23 Dec 2017 07:42:52 -0800, zefram@fysh.org wrote:
> So we have
> made a tacit design decision that we put up with the limited C stack
> size and segv as the result of overflowing it, and thus we let that be
> the behaviour we offer to Perl programs.

This is the first I’ve heard of it being a design decision, rather than an unfortunate unfixable flaw.

-- 

Father Chrysostomos


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