Fixing Perl5 Core Bugs: Report for Month 19

Dave Mitchell writes:

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

Spent it mainly continuing to work on fixing the design flaws in re_evals (i.e. /(?{...})/ ). I'm currently working on literal code within qr//.

Over the last month I have averaged 6.5 hours per week.

As of 2011/09/30: since the beginning of the grant:

82.4 weeks
892.9 total hours
10.8 average hours per week

There are 7 hours left on the grant.

Report for period 2011/09/01 to 2011/09/30 inclusive


Effort (HH::MM):

3:00 diagnosing bugs
25:41 fixing bugs
0:00 reviewing other people's bug fixes
0:00 reviewing ticket histories
0:00 review the ticket queue (triage)
28:41 Total

Numbers of tickets closed:

1 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)
1 Total

Short Detail

24:01 [perl #34161] METABUG - (?{...}) and (??{...}) regexp issues
4:40 [perl #94682] Wrong warning 'Variable "$_" is not available' in closure

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