Perl weirdness

Chris Lingard chris at stockwith.co.uk
Mon Jan 5 10:00:37 PST 2004


Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:

> On Monday 05 January 2004 20:17, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> It may be a bug, but its insignificant.  Do you really think there will
>> be a discernable difference between -O2 and -O3?  If -O3 is correct, and
>> it appers to be, will -O2 ever be noticed?  I don't think so.
> 
> IMHO there is no such thing as insignificant bug. Because of that opinion,
> we always disagree on patches, tesinng and similar matters.
> 
> Thanks to Greg, there is no bug now. Follow his example: if the bug is
> fixable, fix it.

BTW This little bug can really mess up a cross compile; because perl
uses arch if it can. It uses it to generate i686-linux type couplets.




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