Status of Perl for OS/2?524 (6/17/2013 4:44:23 PM) comp.lang.perl.misc The perldelta for 5.18 suggests that if nobody is actively working on
Perl for OS/2 then the Perl developers may drop the OS/2 related code.
I'm currently using Perl 5.10; Perl 5.14 had path rewriter issues a... Shmuel
Interpolating hash645 (1/17/2013 7:15:35 PM) comp.lang.perl.misc I would like to produce a message that includes the value of a hash.
Perl does not recognize a % sigil inside of quoted strings. I recall
that there is syntax that causes interpolation of an expression, but
UDF formatting for USB data keys?333 (9/16/2012 3:04:09 AM) comp.os.os2.ecomstation Is there any reason not to format a USB data key as UDF?
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Re: Lifetime of my variables?441 (2/8/2012 1:53:34 AM) comp.lang.perl.misc References: Mail-Copies-To: nobody Organization: Atid/2 X-Treme: C&C,DWS X-WebTV-Stationery: Standard; BGColor=black; TextColor=black In , on 02/07/2012 at 08:50 PM, Peter Makholm ... Shmuel
Lifetime of my variables?1747 (2/7/2012 12:33:59 PM) comp.lang.perl.misc I could find nothing in the Perl documentation on the lifetime of my variables. The scope of the name is lexical, but what about the value? Specifically, if a my variable is declared in a block, does it retain ... Shmuel
Loop in regex match554 (2/5/2012 4:13:17 PM) comp.lang.perl.misc I have an regex that appears to hang where I would expect it to fail due to \d not matching a comma. If I remove the \d then the regex correctly matches the partial string. the match that hangs is at line 452 o... Shmuel
Multiline regex not matching964 (1/30/2012 5:38:48 PM) comp.lang.perl.misc I'm having a problem doing a regex match on a multi-line string. The actual program is rather large, but I've come up with a test case that demonstrates the problem. I'm running on OS/2, which uses CRLF as a... Shmuel
Verbose output from perlbug?246 (1/24/2012 5:18:10 PM) comp.lang.perl.misc Are there any guidelines on when to use -v on perlbug? Is there a down side to always using it? -- Shmuel (Seymour J.) Metz, SysProg and JOAT Unsolicited bulk E-mail subject to legal action. I reserve the... Shmuel
Ignorant People Like *Goblin*124 (11/17/2013 4:53:50 PM) comp.os.linux.advocacy
Isn't it ironic how ignorant people like Goblin manage,
despite their attempts to sound informed, to bring
ridicule down about their own persons?
Poor *Goblin* chided Mr. Relf about ten years worth
of r... Sir