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August 19, 2010 12:16
Re: Remove Devel::DProf from 5.16
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On Aug 19, 2010, at 9:13 AM, Nicholas Clark wrote:

> On Thu, Aug 19, 2010 at 09:10:04AM -1000, tim.jenness wrote:
>> Great idea. Could we rebrand Devel::NYTProf so Devel::DProf would still be the perl profiler? Most people just want -d:DProf to work.
> Effectively this would eliminate acknowledgment of the contribution of the
> New York Times back to the Perl ecosystem, which I feel would be unwise.

Ok. I hadn't fully appreciated why it was called NYTProf...

I suppose the next question is whether perl should ship with a profiler or not. I'm guessing "not".

Tim Jenness

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