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An unexpected perf feature
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Posted Jan 30, 2013 0:52 UTC (Wed) by Tara_Li (subscriber, #26706)
Posted Jan 30, 2013 10:33 UTC (Wed) by renox (subscriber, #23785)
Wrong: what you have is a string and there is no only one way to parse it, so it's up to the user to select the correct way, usually the alphanumerical is the correct default but not always.
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