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Id: 57420
Status: resolved
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Queue: Math-BigInt

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Severity: Unimportant
Broken in: 1.89
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Hi, Daniel Kahn Gillmor reported the following bug against Debian's perl-doc package (http://bugs.debian.org/581259): currently, the docs for Math::BigInt contain this example: from_bin() $x = Math::BigInt->from_oct("0x10011"); # input is binary It should probably be: from_bin() $x = Math::BigInt->from_bin("0x10011"); # input is binary (oct -> bin). The typo is also present in version 0.89_01 (shipped by Perl 5.12.0). It would be nice if you could incorporate the fix in a future release. Thanks.
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This has been fixed in the perl core, and will be synced to CPAN shortly.


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