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August 19, 2010 12:10
Re: Remove Devel::DProf from 5.16
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Great idea. Could we rebrand Devel::NYTProf so Devel::DProf would still be the perl profiler? Most people just want -d:DProf to work.

On Aug 19, 2010, at 8:24 AM, Nicholas Clark wrote:

> Devel::DProf is obsolete. For details of why it can't be fixed, see
> I propose that we remove it from core by 5.16. I'm not sure whether the
> better approach is
> a: package it on CPAN for people who (think that they) "really" need it
>   (can be for 5.14+ only, which eases the backporting issues)
> or
> b: just kill it
> Nicholas Clark

Tim Jenness

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