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Re: Open filehandles for 'used' files... #264

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p5pRT opened this issue Jul 27, 1999 · 1 comment

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@p5pRT p5pRT commented Jul 27, 1999

Migrated from rt.perl.org#1081 (status was 'resolved')

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@p5pRT p5pRT commented Jul 27, 1999

From @gbarr

I think we have got ahead of ourselve here. looking at the code
more closely __END__ will only keep the file open if !PL_in_eval
which is only true for the script perl is called with. Also
Package​::DATA is only set with __DATA__. __END__ will ALWAYS
set main​::DATA

So __END__ in packages should not be keeping the filehandle open
so I think that what happens now is the right thing todo.

so what was the problem again ?

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