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karl williamson
December 31, 2010 13:23
Re: files in unicore/
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Tom Christiansen wrote:
>>> Looking at blead, it appears that seriously fewer files will 
>>> be installed under unicore/ than currently are.
>>> Am I misreading this?
>>> I ask because some I rely on seem not to migrate at install time.
>> I don't know what you're referring to; there have been no very recent 
>> changes to this that I'm aware of, but it's planned to remove most of 
>> the .txt files for 5.14 because of requests about disk usage.
> I specifically use 
>      "$Config{privlib}/unicore/NamesList.txt"
> which I hope isn't going away.
> --tom

I believe it is intended to go away; it's not used by the Perl core. 
You can search for the thread(s) on the topic, as to why, and that one 
can always download one from Unicode.

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