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Re: dtrace and Perl (again)

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From:
Rafael Garcia-Suarez
Date:
January 8, 2008 00:19
Subject:
Re: dtrace and Perl (again)
Message ID:
b77c1dce0801080019p14b636b3k81b89ecfabc26aa3@mail.gmail.com
On 08/01/2008, Andy Armstrong <andy@hexten.net> wrote:
> On 7 Jan 2008, at 23:30, Nicholas Clark wrote:
> > Good point.
> >
> > Default to on if -Dusedevel is present and dtrace is found, and off
> > otherwise?
>
> Yup, that sounds reasonable. Although I don't actually know what the
> nominal effect of usedevel is :)

I prefer not depending on usedevel. It's mandatory for development
versions, so non-usedevel builds are only tested when perl's version
is bumped to something like 5.12.0 (or backported to 5.10.x).

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