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From:
Karl Williamson
Date:
September 30, 2018 17:22
Subject:
Re: [perl #133547] Inconsistency in Script Run
Message ID:
1e9e3347-8763-1190-f744-32bc17536f32@khwilliamson.com
On 09/28/2018 01:33 AM, ph10@hermes.cam.ac.uk wrote:
> On Thu, 27 Sep 2018, Abigail via RT wrote:
> 
>> Can you check with blead?
> 
> Not without some research and learning how to do that. :-) But if I get
> some time I'll have a go.
> 
>> I reported this in August, and Karl fixed that the same day. So 5.28.0
>> is broken, but blead should do things correctly.
> 
> I'm pleased to learn that it *is* a bug, and not some misunderstanding
> on my part. Thanks for the fast response.
> 
> Regards,
> Philip
> 

The fix for this should be put in 5.28.1.

perlre has been updated since 5.28.0 to make clearer the acceptable 
behavior of a run.  Hopefully, if you had read it, you wouldn't have 
thought it was a misunderstanding:

https://perl5.git.perl.org/perl.git/commitdiff/4a1d964056983f26f5646fdb7aadb4b5e7b5235f

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