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Re: A non-scientific survey Re: 5.6.x

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From:
Benjamin Franz
Date:
April 28, 2008 14:23
Subject:
Re: A non-scientific survey Re: 5.6.x
Message ID:
alpine.LRH.1.10.0804281419370.24229@secure.nihongo.org
On Mon, 28 Apr 2008, Jesse Vincent wrote:

>>> Site configuration information for perl v5.6.2:
>> 
>> 5.6.0 came out over 8 years ago.
>> 
>> a: What's our policy on attempting to support it?
>> b: What's the diplomatic answer to the bug report as a result of that?
>
> Would any list member who is still using Perl 5.6 in production please speak 
> up?

Sure. Still using quite a lot of it (perhaps a few hundred thousand lines 
worth) on several production systems. We are in the process of migrating 
off to 5.8, but I expect that to take several months yet to complete.

-- 
Benjamin Franz

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