Bug 755076 - BackupPC uses syntax deprecated in Perl 5.14
Summary: BackupPC uses syntax deprecated in Perl 5.14
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Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: BackupPC
Version: 17
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
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medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bernard Johnson
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2011-11-18 18:41 UTC by Joel Uckelman
Modified: 2013-01-22 03:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-01-05 06:54:52 UTC
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Description Joel Uckelman 2011-11-18 18:41:10 UTC
Description of problem:

After upgrading to Fedora 16, I get loads of errors from BackupPC's web interface in my httpd logs:

[Fri Nov 18 19:23:55 2011] [error] [client 192.168.1.33] [Fri Nov 18 19:23:55 2011] Text.pm: Use of qw(...) as parentheses is deprecated at /usr/share/BackupPC/lib/BackupPC/Storage/Text.pm line 301., referer: http://192.168.1.38/BackupPC?action=browse&host=localhost&num=69&share=/&dir=/etc/rc.d
[Fri Nov 18 19:23:56 2011] [error] [client 192.168.1.33] [Fri Nov 18 19:23:56 2011] Lib.pm: Use of qw(...) as parentheses is deprecated at /usr/share/BackupPC/lib/BackupPC/Lib.pm line 1412., referer: http://192.168.1.38/BackupPC?action=browse&host=localhost&num=69&share=/&dir=/etc/rc.d
[Fri Nov 18 19:23:58 2011] [error] [client 192.168.1.33] [Fri Nov 18 19:23:58 2011] BackupPC_Admin.pl: defined(@array) is deprecated at /usr/share/BackupPC/lib/BackupPC/CGI/Browse.pm line 68., referer: http://192.168.1.38/BackupPC?action=browse&host=localhost&num=69&share=/&dir=/etc/rc.d
[Fri Nov 18 19:23:58 2011] [error] [client 192.168.1.33] [Fri Nov 18 19:23:58 2011] BackupPC_Admin.pl: \t(Maybe you should just omit the defined()?), referer: http://192.168.1.38/BackupPC?action=browse&host=localhost&num=69&share=/&dir=/etc/rc.d

These make the httpd logs noisier than is necessary, so it would be nice if BackupPC adopted the current Perl syntax to make them go away.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

BackupPC-3.2.1-6.fc16.x86_64
perl-5.14.2-190.fc16.x86_64

How reproducible:

Always.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Browse a backup through the BackupPC web interface.
  
Actual results:

Errors.

Expected results:

No errors.

Comment 1 Joel Uckelman 2012-06-03 10:17:57 UTC
This still happens with BackupPC-3.2.1-7.fc17.x86_64 in Fedora 17.

Comment 2 Bernard Johnson 2012-12-24 23:51:40 UTC
Fix for deprecated syntax forthcoming.  Fix for questionable define will not be included.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-12-25 00:06:15 UTC
BackupPC-3.2.1-10.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/BackupPC-3.2.1-10.fc18

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-12-25 00:08:12 UTC
BackupPC-3.2.1-10.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/BackupPC-3.2.1-10.fc17

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-12-25 00:09:46 UTC
BackupPC-3.2.1-10.el6 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 6.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/BackupPC-3.2.1-10.el6

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2012-12-25 20:09:46 UTC
Package BackupPC-3.2.1-10.el6:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=epel-testing BackupPC-3.2.1-10.el6'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-EPEL-2012-13861/BackupPC-3.2.1-10.el6
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2012-12-26 01:48:01 UTC
BackupPC-3.2.1-10.el5 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 5.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/BackupPC-3.2.1-10.el5

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2013-01-05 06:54:53 UTC
BackupPC-3.2.1-10.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2013-01-09 22:17:46 UTC
BackupPC-3.2.1-10.el6 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2013-01-11 23:55:31 UTC
BackupPC-3.2.1-10.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 11 Fedora Update System 2013-01-22 03:38:47 UTC
BackupPC-3.2.1-10.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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