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H.Merijn Brand
August 23, 2009 08:31
Re: 5.10.1 is released
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On Sun, 23 Aug 2009 15:40:50 +0100, Dave Mitchell <>

>     'Briefly, sir, I am the Permanent Under-Secretary of State, known as
>     the Permanent Secretary. Woolley here is your Principal Private
>     Secretary. I, too, have a Principal Private Secretary, and he is the
>     Principal Private Secretary to the Permanent Secretary. Directly
>     responsible to me are ten Deputy Secretaries, eighty-seven Under
>     Secretaries and two hundred and nineteen Assistant Secretaries.
>     Directly responsible to the Principal Private Secretaries are plain
>     Private Secretaries. The Prime Minister will be appointing two
>     Parliamentary Under-Secretaries and you will be appointing your own
>     Parliamentary Private Secretary.'
>     'Can they all type?' I joked.
>     'None of us can type, Minister,' replied Sir Humphrey smoothly. 'Mrs
>     McKay types - she is your Secretary.'
>     I couldn't tell whether or not he was joking. 'What a pity,' I said.
>     'We could have opened an agency.'
>     Sir Humphrey and Bernard laughed. 'Very droll, sir,' said Sir
>     Humphrey.  'Most amusing, sir,' said Bernard. Were they genuinely
>     amused at my wit, or just being rather patronising? 'I suppose they
>     all say that, do they?' I ventured.
>     Sir Humphrey reassured me on that. 'Certainly not, Minister,' he
>     replied. 'Not quite all.'
> [p14 _The complete Yes Minister // The Diaries of a Cabinet Minister by
> the Right Hon. James Hacker MP._ 1 "Open Government" ]
> Currently it's at
> But presumably it will be at

Hurray, Hurray!
perl5 isn't dead!

> once it's had time to propagate to CPAN's mirrors, so don't publicise the
> first two URLs.
> A .gz version also available for the decompressionally challenged.

H.Merijn Brand      Perl Monger
using & porting perl 5.6.2, 5.8.x, 5.10.x, 5.11.x on HP-UX 10.20, 11.00,
11.11, 11.23, and 11.31, OpenSuSE 10.3, 11.0, and 11.1, AIX 5.2 and 5.3. 

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