Maintaining Perl 5 (Tony Cook): April 2018 Grant Report

This is a monthly report by Tony Cook on his grant under Perl 5 Core Maintenance Fund. We thank the TPF sponsors to make this grant possible.

Approximately 33 tickets were reviewed, and 6 patches were

[Hours]         [Activity]
  1.09          #128627 try to reproduce, have basic problems with cygwin
                #128627 try to track down cygwin compiler issues
  0.83          #131844 testing, push blead fix
  0.40          #132876 re-test and apply to blead
  1.75          #132991 reproduced in 5.26.1 but not in blead, work on
                tracking down commit that fixed it
                #132991 debugging
  0.50          #133002 (sec) combine tickets, comment
  2.10          #133009 clean up, ASAN testing, more cleanup, testing,
                apply to blead
 11.23          #133030 work on a fix, puzzle at the Time::HiRes probing
                #133030 more work on utimes probing code
                #133030 finish probing, re-work implementation, testing
                #133030 testing, debugging
                #133030 debugging
                #133030 more testing, trying to fix some merge issues
                #133030 clean up commits, testing, comment with patches
                #133030 testing and apply to blead
  1.25          #133039 testing, apply to blead
  1.47          #133056 (sec) try the test cases and comment
                #133056 (sec) follow-up
  2.14          #133070 review patch, testing
                #133070 more tests, apply to blead, also the 133036 fix
                #133070 comment
  1.05          #133113 fix uconfig regen, apply to blead
  1.43          :utf8 buffer handling – add croak tests
  2.67          :utf8 buffer handling – writing tests
  1.72          :utf8 buffer translation: debugging, some fixes
  1.55          :utf8 layer
  1.77          :utf8 layer research
  1.87          :utf8 layer work on buffer processing
  1.77          :utf8 layer, brief discussion with khw, work on code,
                possible unicode issue?
  1.43          :utf8 layer, discussion with khw
  2.50          :utf8 layer: more test code, debugging
  1.75          :utf8 layer: re-work buffer processing, start on buffer
                processing test code
  2.13          :utf8 layer: review code, consider approaches, consider
                possible bug
  1.02          :utf8 more buffer processing
  1.95          :utf8 more fail handling, debugging
  1.42          :utf8 – buffer conversion restructure tests, fail handling
  0.28          check CVE entries are updated
  0.57          debugging, bang head on utf8 apis
  0.53          list catch up
  1.80          more Storable issue, apply fix to blead
  2.80          perlsecpolicy
  1.22          Storable issue, reproduce, work on bisect and start it
  0.90          utf8 layer: more review leont’s branch
  1.43          utf8 layer: review leont’s branch
 58.32 hours total

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