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bug #36478: "require 5.6.1;" causes Perl warnings

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Wed 16 May 2012 05:00:59 AM UTC  
 
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Adam Spiers <aspiers>
Open/Closed:  Closed

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Wed 16 May 2012 10:04:57 AM UTC, comment #1:

Patch applied to git repository:

http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/stow.git/commit/?id=db7819dbf217c351527348c578ddf5be05333484

and will be included in the next release. Thanks very much!

Adam Spiers <aspiers>
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Wed 16 May 2012 05:00:59 AM UTC, original submission:

On Perl 5.10.0 (as shipped with Mac OS X 10.6), perl emits the following warning whenever stow is run:

% stow --version
v-string in use/require non-portable at /rr/bin/stow line 412, <DATA> line 18.
stow (GNU Stow) version 2.2.0

The problem is that stow (and chkstow) contain the line "require 5.6.1;". The perldoc for "require" recommends using "require 5.006_001;" instead of "require 5.6.1;". The attached patch makes this change in both stow.in and chkstow.in.

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file #25868:  stow.patch added by None (664B - application/octet-stream - Change "require 5.6.1" to "require 5.006_001" in stow.in and chkstow.in)

 

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    2012-05-16 None Attached File- => Added stow.patch, #25868

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