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[perl #133476] [PATCH] Update PathTools with File::Path dep

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From:
etj@cpan.org via RT
Date:
August 27, 2018 15:42
Subject:
[perl #133476] [PATCH] Update PathTools with File::Path dep
Message ID:
rt-4.0.24-7972-1535384517-1408.133476-15-0@perl.org
On Mon, 27 Aug 2018 03:12:24 -0700, xsawyerx@gmail.com wrote:
> 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.

I agree this is a better solution!


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