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Re: deprecate and remove microperl (was Re: microperl (was Re: perl5.16.1-RC1 is now available))

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From:
David Golden
Date:
August 17, 2012 07:17
Subject:
Re: deprecate and remove microperl (was Re: microperl (was Re: perl5.16.1-RC1 is now available))
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On Fri, Aug 17, 2012 at 9:27 AM, Nicholas Clark <nick@ccl4.org> wrote:
>
> Given that we've managed to break microperl in two stable releases in the
> past 3 years without anyone noticing until some time afterwards, and it costs
> us time and effort to maintain it, I propose that we announce in 5.18.0 that
> we're planning to eliminate it, and if no-one gives a good use case as to
> why to keep it, we cull it before 5.20.0 ships.

+1

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