I found that the combination of -w -d didn't work. But if I did "use
warnings" with -d, the problem went away. I don't think that's what's
supposed to happen, but it's a usable workaround. And 5.8.x had the same
problem, I believe.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Richard Foley [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
> Sent: Friday, May 04, 2007 08:25
> To: email@example.com
> Cc: Nelson R Pardee
> Subject: re: Debugger Doesn't Show Program Lines
> Perhaps it's a problem with 5.6.1, have you tried a more
> recent version of Perl, like 5.8.n?
> Richard Foley
> > In-ReplyTo: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > We're upgrading from an old 5.005_03 to v5.6.1. Now when I
> use -d on
> > via the first line of the program, it starts in debug mode but no
> > lines of the program are visible & they are unlistable.
> If I do an
> > R, then they
> > visible. <Perl -d pgmname> doesn't have this problem.
> > We're also running into problems reading stdin, and nntp complains
> > about Can't call method "post" on an undefined
> value at eg.pl line 1607.
> > script runs fine under the old version of perl.