portupgrade to Perl 5.10.0 ??
vivek at khera.org
Fri Jul 11 14:59:19 UTC 2008
On Jul 11, 2008, at 10:57 AM, Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH wrote:
> On 2008 Jul 11, at 10:31, Vivek Khera wrote:
>> When I talk to some linux folks they just laugh that we don't have
>> a perl 5.10 yet. It is embarrassing, actually, to go out and
>> evangelize FreeBSD when there are delays like this.
> As a practical matter, is 5.10 really all that urgent? (Bleeding-
> edge Linuxers don't count; FreeBSD is a production OS.)
There are some significant language improvements that would simplify
some hairy parts of our code.
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