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has caused the Debian Bug report #712782,
regarding perl mode: no matching parenthesis found
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Package: emacs24-common
Version: 24.3+1-1

If I append the missing '}' in this sample (using perl-mode
or cperl-mode), then Emacs complains "no matching parenthesis
found", even though its right there.

-*- perl -*-
my $a = ${$b->{c}

Using fundamental mode there is no such problem.

AFAICS this construct is not unusual, so you might imagine that
this bug makes perl mode highly unreliable. I cannot trust emacs'
parenthesis matching anymore, not to mention that it breaks 
automatic indentation, too.

A fix would be very welcome.


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Version: 24.5+1-11+rm

Dear submitter,

as the package emacs24 has just been removed from the Debian archive
unstable we hereby close the associated bug reports.  We are sorry
that we couldn't deal with your issue properly.

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