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Re: [PATCH] Re: change #9754: 5 x slowdown for perl -d

Jarkko Hietaniemi
January 26, 2003 14:47
Re: [PATCH] Re: change #9754: 5 x slowdown for perl -d
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> > Their head is rolling in 5.10.  In the 5.8 series we can't.
> Is there anything stopping them coming out of blead today?

Backward compat.  We declared them deprecated at 5.8.0.  Therefore
they can't be gone at 5.8.1.

> That would let us see what perlbench (and the vapourware reliable benchmark)
> thinks the speedup is.

The patch is there, somewhere, blead's got it, anyone is free to
apply it to maint.

> Nicholas Clark

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