[tex-live] Pretest: perl coredumps
nikola.lecic at anthesphoria.net
Sun May 8 00:40:31 CEST 2016
On Sat, 7 May 2016 22:21:57 GMT
<201605072221.u47MLvEW008357 at freefriends.org>
Karl Berry <karl at freefriends.org> wrote:
> all exit's
> should be replaced with some new subroutine (tlexit?),
> This does not sound right to me. A particular version of Perl::Tk on
> a particular system breaks exit, one of the most fundamental functions
> there is. I think it is worse to obfuscate the code than to require
> people to use a different version (or a patch?) than the broken one.
> We use exit everywhere.
I see. And there is not an explicit recommendation on whether to use it
or not (I mean, here: http://search.cpan.org/dist/Tk/pod/exit.pod).
> This problem has never come up before.
May I ask Solaris people to test if tlmgr gui crashes in the same way as
mine? Start pretest tlmgr gui and try to load the default repo.
Nikola Lečić = Никола Лечић
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