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[perl #133659] 5.28.0 regression: In-place edit without "while(<>)"does not replace files

From:
Dominic Hargreaves via RT
Date:
December 7, 2018 12:57
Subject:
[perl #133659] 5.28.0 regression: In-place edit without "while(<>)"does not replace files
Message ID:
rt-4.0.24-15813-1544187457-1785.133659-14-0@perl.org
On Mon, 03 Dec 2018 15:09:22 -0800, tonyc wrote:
> On Mon, 26 Nov 2018 04:54:56 -0800, dom wrote:
> > I think this should be proposed for a stable release since it's a
> > regression (even if the whole issue isn't fixed, the use case
> > reported
> > by the OP is). So maybe that is a reason to split the more general
> > issue into a new ticket and mark this one as blocking 5.28.x? Or do
> > you think that it would be harmful/confusing to apply just the
> > partial
> > fix?
> 
> I've split the unfixed behaviour into
> 
> https://rt.perl.org/rt3/Ticket/Display.html?id=133709
> 
> I've proposed the changes for backporting in:
> 
> https://perl5.git.perl.org/perl.git/commit/39fda5e8d93f00ab7ec77a2f35074c0aceb28c1e
> 
> and marking this as resolved.
> 
> Tony


Thanks! For the record, I have cherry-picked the three commits onto Debian's 5.28.1 which should be uploaded to unstable in the next few days.



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