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

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Steve Hay via RT
Date:
January 9, 2019 18:09
Subject:
[perl #133659] 5.28.0 regression: In-place edit without "while(<>)"does not replace files
Message ID:
rt-4.0.24-3772-1547057356-1218.133659-15-0@perl.org
On Fri, 07 Dec 2018 04:57:37 -0800, dom wrote:
> 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.


Now cherry-picked into maint-5.28 for 5.28.1.

The original report at the top of this ticket noted that the POD needed updating too.

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