[OT] Perl 5.8.9 RC1 is out

Jesse Vincent jesse at fsck.com
Thu Nov 13 16:12:33 GMT 2008

We've tested RT, Jifty, SVK and Prophet on it on linux and osx. Generally things look happy

Léon Brocard <acme at astray.com> wrote:

>2008/11/11 Nicholas Clark <nick at ccl4.org>:
>> ftp://ftp.cpan.org/pub/CPAN/authors/id/N/NW/NWCLARK/perl-5.8.9-RC1.tar.bz2
>> no-one has tested it on *your* work code. And if you don't, and there are
>> regressions in RC1 that hurt your code, but you don't find out until after
>> 5.8.9 is released, because you didn't test it now, then
>How is 5.8.9 RC1 working out for everyone? It compiles and passes
>tests on all the different computers and virtual machines I have
>access to and I've run a substantial amount of CPAN on it without any
>problems so far. How about you?

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