Port of perl 5.10
roberthuff at rcn.com
Sun Mar 1 06:52:47 PST 2009
Valerio Daelli writes:
> is there anyone working on a port of perl5.10?
> I can only see ports of 5.8 and 5.6.
> I can make a port of 5.10, it seems to compile flawlessly on
> FreeBSD 7.
_Many_ ports depend on perl, and each must be tested (and
if broken hopefully fixed) before such an ungrade happens. I
believe the recent jump from 5.8.8 to 5.8.9 took weeks of
behind-the-scenes work. Now imagine what moving to 5.10 will likely
Experienced help is always appreciated, and I commend the
20090113 entry of ports/UPDATING as having a contact point.
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