SPUG: refs to substrings contain lvalues
Aaron W. West
tallpeak at hotmail.com
Sat Jul 31 10:41:45 CDT 2004
oops, I did a copy-and-paste thing...adding to my code and output in the
email instead of copying it all over again.
I'd be inclined to let someone more concerned about it than I submit a
perlbug. It's in Data::Dumper, and that's not core perl, is it?
As you can see this does not cause the program to die:
$ perl -le '$x="stargazing";
print Dumper($y); print "done"'
cannot handle ref type 9 at /usr/local/lib/perl5/5.8.4/cygwin/Data/Dumper.pm
$VAR1 = ;
Okay, I reported a bug to Data::Dumper, classified as "unimportant".
Ticket 7190 created in queue 'Data-Dumper'.
----- Original Message -----
From: "David Dyck" <david.dyck at fluke.com>
Perhaps it's the missing semi-colon after the print $$y :-)
Did you submit a perlbug on it yet?
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