davehodg at gmail.com
Thu Apr 3 20:47:17 BST 2008
On 3 Apr 2008, at 21:14, Andy Wardley wrote:
> Aidan Samuel wrote:
>> Being a relative newbie, can I ask; were there similar levels of
>> controversy when Perl 5 was brewing?
> Not that I recall.
> If memory serves, I was able to run all my Perl 4 scripts under Perl 5
> and the only thing I had to change were a couple of double quoted
> that had '@' in them, e.g. "abw at wardley.org" which generates a
> interpolation..." warning in Perl 5 but didn't in Perl 4.
And we're back to perl6 isn't perl5++
/me looks forward to the release of perl 5.18...
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