Maintaining Perl 5: Grant Report for Month 8

No Comments

Tony Cook writes:

Approximately 16 tickets were reviewed or otherwise worked on.

This is the start of my third grant.

I mostly worked on 5.20 blockers for this week.

0.37#116296 review
1.52#116925 research and write documentation, comment twice
0.08#120670 comment and resolve
0.47#120939 review latest patch and comment
0.45#121198 work on patch to make croaks into warnings
0.35#121335 comment
0.33review 5.20 blockers, #121342
5.82#121352 try to debug
#121352 more try to debug
#121352 setup bisect (issue with dromedary and with VM I
initially tried to use)
#121352 care and feeding of bisect
#121352 classic bisect on dromedary
#121352 more testing, debugging
#121352 tracing and theorizing
3.17#121366 test and try to work it out
#121366 work up a fix, testing and comment
#121366 patch, re-test and commit to blead, comment
0.08#121404 review discussion
0.90#121490 research and comment
2.80#121505 start gcc 4.9 build (with a false start for gcc-svn)
#121505 build testing
2.23#21442 review ticket, setup to test on FAT fs and start build
#21442 produce patch, test in FAT and NTFS on win32, start
prep to test on darwin
#21442 clean up patch, test and comment
1.02#38723 review discussion, comment, perform some tests, comment again
5.69#81074 try to figure out why signal handler set by child
thread not set in parent
#81074 solve it, clean up and other polishing

25.55 hours total

Leave a comment

About TPF

The Perl Foundation - supporting the Perl community since 2000. Find out more at

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Karen Pauley published on May 15, 2014 1:02 PM.

May 2014 Grant Proposal was the previous entry in this blog.

Maintaining the Perl 5 Core: Report for Month 7 (April 2014) is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.


OpenID accepted here Learn more about OpenID
Powered by Movable Type 6.2.2