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From:
Matthias Bloch
Date:
November 16, 2020 06:52
Subject:
Re: DAVEM TPF Grant#2 Oct 2020 report
Message ID:
d6c28947-1cd1-332f-f1c8-3ae271139504@puffin.ch
@Marcus @Sawyer I think I have not yet seen an approval of the below.

On 09.11.20 16:38, Dave Mitchell wrote:
> I managed to do some perl-related work last month!
>
> This mainly consisted in tracking down a (harmless as it turned out)
> off-by-one error in Cwd.xs, which I thought was being flagged up by
> valgrind. As it turned out, the valgrind report was a false positive caused
> by a bug in valgrind when perl is built with -D_FORTIFY_SOURCE, and I
> found the Cwd bug by manual code inspection of the area complained about
> by valgrind!
>
> SUMMARY:
>        4:35 add some magic free vtable methods for faster freeing
>       15:59 investigate ASan failure in t/op/coreamp.t
>        2:30 process p5p mailbox
>      ------
>       23:04 TOTAL (HH::MM)
>
>


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