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[perl #133278] Missing av_top_index in Devel::PPPort

From:
Karl Williamson via RT
Date:
July 17, 2018 00:41
Subject:
[perl #133278] Missing av_top_index in Devel::PPPort
Message ID:
rt-4.0.24-9318-1531788113-1283.133278-15-0@perl.org
On Thu, 14 Jun 2018 23:02:25 -0700, tonyc wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 13, 2018 at 09:19:39AM -0700, Jens Rehsack (via RT) wrote:
> > # New Ticket Created by  Jens Rehsack
> > # Please include the string:  [perl #133278]
> > # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue.
> > # <URL: https://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=133278 >
> >
> >
> > perlapi reports AvFILL is deprecated and encourages using of
> > av_top_index() instead.
> > Unfortunately av_top_index has been introduced with 5.18 - ideally
> > ppport.h supports a fallback for older Perls.
> >
> > See https://travis-ci.org/perl5-utils/List-MoreUtils-
> > XS/builds/391774513 for the failures (with up-to-date ppport.h)
> > The 5.18 failure comes from unfortunate recover from
> > RT#123868/RT#96343 (cpan) and needs rework from author (me).
> 
> AvFILL() shouldn't deprecated, maybe discouraged, but not deprecated.
> 
> Tony

I changed perlapi to not say that this was deprecated (it isn't) in commit 
d29fa84aee8bfff9c27f68ec2d9292e1370e0924

Still working on Devel::PPPort
-- 
Karl Williamson

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