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Leon Brocard (aka acme) is an orange-loving Perl eurohacker with many varied contributions to the Perl community, including the GraphViz module on the CPAN. YAPC::Europe was all his fault. He is still looking for a Perl Monger group he can start which begins with the letter 'D'.

Journal of acme (189)

Wednesday January 21, 2004
06:23 AM

perl5.005_03-MAINT22178

[ #16933 ]
Yet more hacking and a perl5.005_03-MAINT22178 has escaped into the world. This should now work under FreeBSD and OpenBSD. Changes:

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[ 22178] By: acme                                  on 2004/01/19  20:30:12
        Log: Integrated the FreeBSD hints file from 5.6.2,
             thanks to Nicholas Clark
     Branch: maint-5.005/perl
          !> hints/freebsd.sh
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[ 22157] By: acme                                  on 2004/01/15  17:04:55
        Log: Integrate stat.t from blead (suggested by Abe Timmerman),
             slightly modified
     Branch: maint-5.005/perl
           + t/test.pl
           ! MANIFEST t/op/stat.t
___________________________________________________________________ _________
[ 22156] By: acme                                  on 2004/01/15  16:59:52
        Log: Integrate the OpenBSD hints from blead
     Branch: maint-5.005/perl
           ! hints/openbsd.sh
______________________________________________________________ ______________
[ 22130] By: acme                                  on 2004/01/13  20:13:10
        Log:
             Remove ext/DB_File/Makefile.old as spotted by Abe Timmerman
     Branch: maint-5.005/perl
           - ext/DB_File/Makefile.old
______________________________________________________ ______________________
[ 22065] By: acme                                  on 2004/01/05  21:33:04
        Log: Work around bug where Linux libc's have Berekeley DB 2 in them
             Patch by Paul Marquess <Paul.Marquess@btinternet.com>,
             DB_File's maintainer. His description:

             The patch is to work around a problem where some versions of
             Linux have a C library with Berkeley DB version 2 embedded in
             it. This makes life difficult if you want to build with a
             version of Berkeley DB other than the one embedded in
             libc. This problem is compounded by the way Perl used to
             *always* include the Berkeley DB library when it was being
             built. The DB_File patches solves the latter problem, by
             retrofitting the fix to Configure et al that was included from
             perl 5.6 on. I think your best course of action is to just
             apply the 5.00503 patch to the 5.00504 source. I just tried
             applying it and it seems ok.
     Branch: maint-5.005/perl
           ! Configure Makefile.SH lib/ExtUtils/Embed.pm
           ! lib/ExtUtils/Liblist.pm lib/ExtUtils/MM_Unix.pm
_______________________________________________________ _____________________
[ 22062] By: acme                                  on 2004/01/05  21:11:24
        Log: Fix locale-dependant test failures
             From: "Marcus Holland-Moritz" <mhx-perl@gmx.net>
             Subject: [PATCH perl-5.005xx] Locale-dependant test failures
     Branch: maint-5.005/perl
           ! t/lib/safe2.t t/op/mkdir.t
__________________________________________________________________ ________
[ 22060] By: acme                                  on 2004/01/05  20:50:07
        Log: Remove test files from DB_File's MANIFEST as they are in t/ now
     Branch: maint-5.005/perl
           ! ext/DB_File/MANIFEST
__________________________________________________________ __________________
[ 21792] By: acme                                  on 2003/11/28  11:47:18
        Log: Merge in DB_File-1.807 from CPAN
             Also, alphabetically sort MANIFEST
     Branch: maint-5.005/perl
           + ext/DB_File/MANIFEST ext/DB_File/META.yml
           + ext/DB_File/Makefile.old ext/DB_File/README
           + ext/DB_File/config.in ext/DB_File/fallback.h
           + ext/DB_File/fallback.xs ext/DB_File/hints/sco.pl
           + ext/DB_File/patches/5.004 ext/DB_File/patches/5.004_01

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