Bug 248199

Summary: [patch] net-mgmt/flowd perl interface does not allow reading from pipe
Product: Ports & Packages Reporter: Helge Oldach <freebsd>
Component: Individual Port(s)Assignee: Muhammad Moinur Rahman <bofh>
Status: Open ---    
Severity: Affects Only Me CC: freebsd
Priority: --- Flags: bugzilla: maintainer-feedback? (bofh)
Version: Latest   
Hardware: Any   
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Trivial fix to the issue none

Description Helge Oldach 2020-07-23 08:28:32 UTC
Created attachment 216692 [details]
Trivial fix to the issue

For example, this won't work currently:

my $handle = Flowd->new("bzcat flowd.bz2|");

The reason being that the perl module forces readonly mode on open. Good idea in theory, however in practice this breaks some use cases.