Bug 248199 - [patch] net-mgmt/flowd perl interface does not allow reading from pipe
Summary: [patch] net-mgmt/flowd perl interface does not allow reading from pipe
Status: New
Alias: None
Product: Ports & Packages
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Individual Port(s) (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Only Me
Assignee: Muhammad Moinur Rahman
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Reported: 2020-07-23 08:28 UTC by Helge Oldach
Modified: 2020-07-23 08:28 UTC (History)
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bugzilla: maintainer-feedback? (bofh)


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Trivial fix to the issue (464 bytes, text/plain)
2020-07-23 08:28 UTC, Helge Oldach
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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.