develooper Front page | perl.perl5.porters | Postings from October 2010

Perl 5.13.6 is released

Tatsuhiko Miyagawa
October 20, 2010 20:44
Perl 5.13.6 is released
Message ID:
    The boy called Crow softly rests a hand on my shoulder, and with that
  the storm vanishes.

    "From now on -- no matter what -- you've got to be the world's toughest
  fifteen-year-old. That's the only way you're going to survive. And in order
  to do that, you've got to figure out what it means to be tough. You following

    I keep my eyes closed and don't reply. I just want to sink off into sleep
  like this, his hand on my shoulder. I hear the faint flutter of wings.

    "You're going to be the world's toughest fifteen-year-old," Crow whispers
  as I try to fall asleep. Like he was carving the words in a deep blue tattoo
  on my heart.

      -- Haruki Murakami, "Kafka on the Shore" (Translated by Philip Gabriel)

It gives me great pleasure to announce the release of Perl 5.13.6.

This is the sixth DEVELOPMENT release in the 5.13.x series leading to a
stable release of Perl 5.14.0. You can find a list of high-profile changes in
this release in the file "perl5136delta.pod" inside the distribution.

You can download the 5.13.6 release from:

The release's SHA1 signatures are:

34a5883bdc30db35bdcbfc0abb71342a744891cc  perl-5.13.6.tar.bz2
8e3aee48e682e620ab53bf1cc58238b7199b07ab  perl-5.13.6.tar.gz

Thank you to the following for contributing to this release:

A. Sinan Unur, Aaron Crane, Alex Davies, Ali Polatel, Allen Smith,
Andrew Rodland,
Andy Dougherty, Ben Morrow, brian d foy, Casey West, Chip Salzenberg, Chris
'BinGOs' Williams, Craig A. Berry, David Golden, David Mitchell, Eric Brine,
Father Chrysostomos, Florian Ragwitz, George Greer, gregor herrmann, Jan Dubois,
Jerry D. Hedden, Jesse Vincent, Joshua Pritikin, Karl Williamson, kmx, Michael
G Schwern, Mike Kelly, Nicholas Clark, Paul Green, Rafael Garcia-Suarez, Renee
Baecker, Ricardo Signes, Sisyphus, Slaven Rezic, Steffen Müller, Steve Hay,
Sullivan Beck, Tatsuhiko Miyagawa, Todd Rinaldo, Tony Cook, Tye McQueen, Vernon
Lyon, Walt Mankowski, Zefram, Zsbán Ambrus, Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason.

Development versions of Perl are released monthly on or about the 20th
of the month by a monthly "release manager". You can expect following
upcoming releases:

 November 20     -   Chris Williams
 December 20     -   Zefram
 January 20      -   Jesse Vincent

Tatsuhiko Miyagawa Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
Comments to Ask Bjørn Hansen at | Group listing | About