[HEADS UP] perl symlinks in /usr/bin will be gone

Parv parv at pair.com
Mon Jan 31 18:14:58 PST 2005

in message < at sage-one.net>,
wrote Jack L. Stone thusly...
> At 06:46 PM 1.30.2005 -0500, Parv wrote:
> >in message <20050129202425.GA56998 at heechee.tobez.org>,
> >wrote Anton Berezin thusly...
> >>
> >> Unless I hear too many cries "don't do that" (with justification), I
> >> plan to not create any perl symlinks in /usr/bin in the forthcoming
> >> upgrade of both lang/perl5.8 (to 5.8.6) and lang/perl5 (to 5.6.2).
> >> This will ONLY be true for FreeBSD 5.X and FreeBSD CURRENT
> >
> >I am for it.
> >
> >Please do do that.
> >
> >Thanks.
> Please don't do it....
> If this were a mere vote of the respondents, the NAYs have it by
> far.

Don't worry Anton has already stated, at least once, that the
link(s) will live (and even more may be added) before i could have
influenced him (fat chance given a large number of negative responses
reached him before my sole positive reply).

  - Parv


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