Perl 5 Porters Mailing List Summary: November 2nd-12th

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                               November 2nd-12th

News and Updates

   If your company uses Perl 5 and would like to contribute to show support
   and to assure its sustained maintenance and development, The Perl
   Foundation is looking for more donations to the Perl 5 Core Maintenance
   Fund. You can read more [1]here.

   Zefram started work on his maintenance grant!

   Karl Williamson has [2]published a basic implementation of script runs!

   Karl had also [3]requested (RFC: make utf16 to/from utf8 functions
private
   to the core) to make the UTF 16 from/to UTF 8 functions in core be
   core-only.

Grant Reports

     * Tony Cook TPF Grant 9 [4]report 23.
     * Tony Cook TPF Grant 9 [5]report 24.
     * Tony Cook TPF Grant 9 [6]October report.

Issues

  New Issues

     * [7]Perl #132390: multiconcat breaks blead on VMS.
     * [8]Perl #132393: attributes affect listiness of declarations.
     * [9]Perl #132394: state stub doesn't get init-once behaviour.
     * [10]Perl #132395: BBC: Commit 7a831b72 breaks [11]UNIVERAL::isa
tests.
     * [12]Perl #132397: Deparse -x3 loses for initialiser.
     * [13]Perl #132403: Long @INC gets replaced with executable.
     * [14]Perl #132408: BBC: Commit c1b0c18 breaks [15]DBD::SQLite.
     * [16]Perl #132413: PL_keyword_plugin needs thread-safe wrap setter.
     * [17]Perl #132414: eval in package DB can't see caller's lexicals in
       certain cases.
     * [18]Perl #132415: _MEM_WRAP_NEEDS_RUNTIME_CHECK (malloc wrapping) in
       handy.h broken.
     * [19]Perl #132420: Best way to disable installation of man pages.
     * [20]Perl #132425: Suggested warning on attempt to use with arguments
       when no import() subroutine exists.
     * [21]Perl #132429: [22]B::Deparse generated code affected by use vars?
     * [23]Perl #132430: Multiconcat breaks AIX builds.
     * [24]Perl #132432: t/porting/globvar.t failing with
       v5.27.5-313-g1e5c5f6924 to v5.27.5-322-g7d65f652cb.
     * [25]Perl #132433: segfault in S_check_uni.

  Resolved Issues

     * [26]Perl #93102: keys is not always an lvalue.
     * [27]Perl #105908: Get-magic is ignored on retval of @INC hook.
     * [28]Perl #115880: redundant SvUPGRADE in perl_construct?
     * [29]Perl #116286: *pvs SV functions don't take const char *s.
     * [30]Perl #121351: Replace use of PL_statbuf and PL_timesbuf with auto
       variables.
     * [31]Perl #122096: Reduce # of calls to errno.
     * [32]Perl #121438: [33]B::Deparse incorrectly deparses newlines in
       regex (?{..}) constructs.
     * [34]Perl #122368: Improve docs about mortal in perlguts.
     * [35]Perl #125774: do EXPR on dir fails but has no error code $!.
     * [36]Perl #126414: perl rounds inode in PP stat.
     * [37]Perl #130087: Reduce module dependencies of B and O to simplify
       compiler second guessing.
     * [38]Perl #131852: Blead breaks Sereal-Encoder-3.015.
     * [39]Perl #131895: stat() doesn't fail on filenames containing \0 /
       NUL.
     * [40]Perl #132150: ... (yada-yada) parsing is inconsistent.
     * [41]Perl #132272: qw() differs from split " " with OGHAM SPACE MARK.
     * [42]Perl #132408: BBC: Commit c1b0c18 breaks [43]DBD::SQLite.
     * [44]Perl #132432: t/porting/globvar.t failing with
       v5.27.5-313-g1e5c5f6924 to v5.27.5-322-g7d65f652cb.
     * [45]Perl #132433: segfault in S_check_uni.

  Rejected Issues

     * [46]Perl #132434: print $outfh <$infh> gives Syntax Error.

Suggested Patches

   Andrew Fresh provided a patch in [47]Perl #132401 to support
   [48]Time::HiRes in [49]File::Copy.

   John Lightsey provided a patch in [50]Perl #132405 to fix a typo that
   prevents deparsing some transliterations.

   A patch by Nicholas R. (Atoomic) in [51]Perl #132418 to introduce macros
   to simply @INC setting

   Tomasz Konojacki provided a patch in [52]Perl #132421 to fix compilation
   errors under non-english Visual C++ 2015/2017.

   Chase Whitener provided a patch in [53]Perl #132422 to modernize
   [54]IO::Socket Documentation.

   David Cantrell [55]provided a documentation patch for
   [56]experimental::lexical_topic.

   Todd Rinaldo provided a patch for [57]Perl #132429 ([58]B::Deparse
   generated code affected by use vars?)

Discussion

   Nicholas R. provided a patch in [59]Perl #132406: to raise discussion of
   not loading [60]Config in [61]Storable just for detecting FLOCK support.

References

   1. http://news.perlfoundation.org/2017/10/p5cmf-running-out-of-funds.html
   2. http://nntp.perl.org/group/perl.perl5.porters/247052
   3. http://nntp.perl.org/group/perl.perl5.porters/247120
   4. http://nntp.perl.org/group/perl.perl5.porters/247048
   5. http://nntp.perl.org/group/perl.perl5.porters/247049
   6. http://nntp.perl.org/group/perl.perl5.porters/247050
   7. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132390
   8. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132393
   9. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132394
  10. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132395
  11. http://metacpan.org/pod/UNIVERAL
  12. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132397
  13. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132403
  14. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132408
  15. http://metacpan.org/pod/DBD::SQLite
  16. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132413
  17. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132414
  18. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132415
  19. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132420
  20. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132425
  21. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132429
  22. http://metacpan.org/pod/B::Deparse
  23. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132430
  24. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132432
  25. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132433
  26. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=93102
  27. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=105908
  28. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=115880
  29. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=116286
  30. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=121351
  31. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=122096
  32. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=121438
  33. http://metacpan.org/pod/B::Deparse
  34. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=122368
  35. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=125774
  36. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=126414
  37. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=130087
  38. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=131852
  39. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=131895
  40. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132150
  41. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132272
  42. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132408
  43. http://metacpan.org/pod/DBD::SQLite
  44. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132432
  45. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132433
  46. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132434
  47. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132401
  48. http://metacpan.org/pod/Time::HiRes
  49. http://metacpan.org/pod/File::Copy
  50. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132405
  51. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132418
  52. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132421
  53. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132422
  54. http://metacpan.org/pod/IO::Socket
  55. http://nntp.perl.org/group/perl.perl5.porters/247143
  56. http://metacpan.org/pod/experimental
  57. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132429
  58. http://metacpan.org/pod/B::Deparse
  59. http://rt.perl.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=132406
  60. http://metacpan.org/pod/Config
  61. http://metacpan.org/pod/Storable
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