Fedora 16 Update: perl-Scalar-List-Utils-1.25-1.fc16

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Fedora Update Notification
2012-03-26 03:29:03

Name        : perl-Scalar-List-Utils
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 1.25
Release     : 1.fc16
URL         : http://search.cpan.org/dist/Scalar-List-Utils/
Summary     : A selection of general-utility scalar and list subroutines
Description :
This package contains a selection of subroutines that people have expressed
would be nice to have in the perl core, but the usage would not really be
high enough to warrant the use of a keyword, and the size so small such
that being individual extensions would be wasteful.

Update Information:

This update includes:
* RT#72700 Fix off-by-two on string literal length
* Dropped the pure-Perl implementation of both Scalar::- and List::Util.
* RT#61118 Fix assumption in sum() that once magic, always magic
* Fix first() and reduce() to check the callback first; &first(1) is now illigal. [gfx]
* Fix reduce() to allow XSUB callbacks [gfx]
* Fix first() to allow XSUB callbacks [gfx]
* Resolve RT #55763: tainted() doesn't do SvGETMAGIC(sv) [gfx]
* Implement openhandle() in XS (with extra tests) [gfx]
* Fix an overloading issue on sum(), and add tests for overloading [gfx]
* Small tweaks for minstr()/maxstr() [gfx]
* Optimize dualvar() [gfx]


* Sun Mar 25 2012 Iain Arnell <iarnell at gmail.com> 1.25-1
- update to latest upstream version
* Fri Jan 13 2012 Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng at lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.23-3
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_17_Mass_Rebuild

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su -c 'yum update perl-Scalar-List-Utils' at the command line.
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