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Nicholas Clark
April 18, 2018 06:39
Re: [perl #132974] [PATCH] ExtUtils::Constant fix "panic: failed toextend arg stack"
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On Wed, Mar 14, 2018 at 07:06:21AM -0700, bulk88 via RT wrote:
> On Wed, 14 Mar 2018 04:57:00 -0700, jkeenan wrote:
> > Did you have this problem with 5.26?  If not, are you able to
> > determine the 5.27.x development version at which this problem first
> > appeared?
> > 
> > Thank you very much.
> 5.26? No. is the fault commit if I bisect it, but that commit just reveals/catches the mem overflow that was there since 2001 aka Day 1 of EU::C

Thanks for the patch, now applied, on CPAN (or in the pipeline) and in

As you say in the report, the bug is hard to replicate, and I wasn't able
to locally. Yes, the bug seems to have been present since the code was
first written, and your change looks to me to be the minimal and correct fix.

Nicholas Clark

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