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Slaven Rezic
September 5, 2010 15:04
Re: Perl 5.12.2-RC1 is now available
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Jesse Vincent <> writes:

> It's very important that you test this release with any software written
> in Perl which you use or maintain. If no "showstopper" class bugs are
> found in the next few days, we will release a virtually identical
> tarball as Perl 5.12.2.

I have currently a "parallel smoker" running testing CPAN distributions
with two perls, 5.12.1 and 5.12.2-RC1. So far ~10000 distributions are
tested and there seem to be no regressions. The smoker is still running.
I plan to test at least 14000 distributions (everything released since


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