Perl weirdness

Greg Schafer gschafer at zip.com.au
Mon Jan 5 14:58:44 PST 2004


On Mon, Jan 05, 2004 at 09:17:58AM -0600, 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.

Bruce, this is about reproducibility i.e. comparing binary bytes between
builds. That's the bug. It's hugely significant in this context.



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