[Israel.pm] Fw: DB_File->fd returns 0 on Windows

Dov Levenglick dov.levenglick at gmail.com
Wed Oct 10 08:51:04 PDT 2012


sub run_test { say "test passed")

       בברכה  |  Best Regards,
דוב לוונגליק  |  Dov Levenglick



On Tue, Oct 9, 2012 at 1:54 AM, Shlomi Fish <shlomif at shlomifish.org> wrote:

>
>
> Begin forwarded message:
>
> Date: Tue, 9 Oct 2012 17:23:56 +0900
> From: Shmuel Fomberg <shmuelfomberg at gmail.com>
> To: Shlomi Fish <shlomif at shlomifish.org>
> Subject: Re: [Israel.pm] DB_File->fd returns 0 on Windows
>
>
> Hi Shlomi.
>
>
> > 1. Why have you not reported this bug here -
> > https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Dist/Display.html?Name=DB_File . How do you
> > expect
> > this problem to be fixed at the core otherwise?
> >
>
> Because obviously the bug was already found and reported - otherwise the
> author wouldn't have known to comment out the test.
> That, and the fact that the list is full of years-old bugs.
>
>
> > 2. Why aren't you using http://metacpan.org/release/BerkeleyDB
> > instead of DB_File ?
> >
>
> Because it is core, and in that application, reducing dependencies is
> important.
>
> Shmuel.
>
>
> --
> -----------------------------------------------------------------
> Shlomi Fish       http://www.shlomifish.org/
> Why I Love Perl - http://shlom.in/joy-of-perl
>
> * Backward compatibility is your worst enemy.
> * Backward compatibility is your users’ best friend.
>
> Please reply to list if it's a mailing list post - http://shlom.in/reply .
> _______________________________________________
> Perl mailing list
> Perl at perl.org.il
> http://mail.perl.org.il/mailman/listinfo/perl
>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://mail.perl.org.il/pipermail/perl/attachments/20121010/f30db3f0/attachment.htm 


More information about the Perl mailing list