Fixing Perl5 Core Bugs: Report for Month 11

Dave Mitchell writes:

As per my grant conditions, here is a report for the January period.

Tinkered a bit more with overloading and tieing, and worked on the security issues associated with user-defined \p{} properties.

Over the last month I have averaged 10 hours per week. Over the 47 weeks of the grant (to 31/Jan/11), I have done 585 hours, averaging 12.4 hours per week. There are 315 hours left on the grant.

Report for period 2011/01/01 to 2011/01/31 inclusive

Summary

Effort (HH::MM):

0:00 diagnosing bugs
42:25 fixing bugs
0:00 reviewing other people's bug fixes
0:00 reviewing ticket histories
0:00 review the ticket queue (triage)
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42:25 Total

Numbers of tickets closed:

4 tickets closed that have been worked on
0 tickets closed related to bugs that have been fixed
0 tickets closed that were reviewed but not worked on (triage)
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4 Total

Short Detail

4:30 [perl #2460] electric-fence finds a bad memory reference in perl
3:30 [perl #58530] Bus error with constant + overload + stash manipulation + bless ]
9:30 [perl #71286] overload (2 bugs): fallback/nomethod failures with heterogeneous operands
5:50 [perl #75466] [PATCH] glob is inconsistent about <> overloading
0:20 [perl #75870] perldata.pod tied hash in scalar context
18:45 [perl #82616] security Issues with user-defined \p{} properties

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