FAQ 5.18 Is there a leak/bug in glob()?

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    5.18: Is there a leak/bug in glob()?

    (contributed by brian d foy)

    Starting with Perl 5.6.0, "glob" is implemented internally rather than
    relying on an external resource. As such, memory issues with "glob"
    aren't a problem in modern perls.



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