Fixing Perl5 Core Bugs: Report for Month 17

Dave Mitchell writes:

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

Spent it mainly working on fixing the design flaws in re_evals (i.e. /(?{...})/ ).

Over the last month I have averaged 6 hours per week.

As of 2011/07/31: since the beginning of the grant:

73.0 weeks
799.0 total hours
10.9 average hours per week

There are 101 hours left on the grant.

Report for period 2011/07/01 to 2011/07/31 inclusive


Effort (HH::MM):

0:00 diagnosing bugs
26:10 fixing bugs
0:00 reviewing other people's bug fixes
0:00 reviewing ticket histories
0:00 review the ticket queue (triage)
26:10 Total

Numbers of tickets closed:

0 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)
0 Total

Short Detail

22:10 [perl #34161] METABUG - (?{...}) and (??{...}) regexp issues
4:00 [perl #58530] Bus error with constant + overload + stash manipulation + bless ]

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