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Re: [perl #133951] 5.28+ fails to build: miniperl can't locatestrict

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From:
Karl Williamson
Date:
March 24, 2019 21:46
Subject:
Re: [perl #133951] 5.28+ fails to build: miniperl can't locatestrict
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438bd279-4e13-2e72-c9f3-b8560477b62c@khwilliamson.com
On 3/24/19 3:26 PM, Tomasz Konojacki wrote:
> On Sun, 24 Mar 2019 16:57:04 -0400
> Eric Brine <ikegami@adaelis.com> wrote:
> 
>> On Sun, Mar 24, 2019 at 8:37 AM James E Keenan via RT <
>> perlbug-followup@perl.org> wrote:
>>
>>> Also, do you have recommendations for patches?
>>>
>>
>> No. _perl_getcwd is fundamentally flawed (and so is _perl_abs_path). It's
>> not possible to reliably obtain the cwd in Pure Perl without executing an
>> external program. Cwd::getcwd should be builtin.
> 
> Yeah, I agree. BTW, it's already the case on win32. Win32::GetCwd() is a
> built-in in miniperl.
> 

Patches welcome

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