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From:
Sawyer X
Date:
August 27, 2018 10:12
Subject:
Re: [perl #133476] [PATCH] Update PathTools with File::Path dep
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e7830a50-d951-3725-9e82-d79f149b0e83@gmail.com
Definitely better than our suggestions. Thank you. I'll apply this today.

On 08/27/2018 12:26 PM, Graham Knop wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 26, 2018 at 4:04 AM etj@cpan.org (via RT)
> <perlbug-followup@perl.org> wrote:
>> This is needed because Perl 5.8.8 has File::Path 1.08, which only supports
>> mkpath([qw(dir1 dir2)], ...), not mkpath(qw(dir1 dir2), ...). That breaks
>> PathTools/t/abs2rel.t on 5.8.8.
> I think a better solution is to just use the older style signature.
> Adding a prereq adds a circular dependency that can trip up some
> toolchains.
>
> Alternate patch is attached.

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