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Christian Walde
May 24, 2013 09:57
Re: RFC: Removing from the core distribution
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On Fri, 24 May 2013 11:06:49 +0200, Alexandr Ciornii  
<> wrote:

> 2013/5/24 Ricardo Signes <>:
>> Finally, if you need CGI, it's easy to install after installing perl,  
>> just like
>> everything else we've dropped from the core distribution.
> It would not be easy to do on web hosting which does not has
> possibility of installing modules from CPAN. Also currently
> requires FCGI which requires compiler which frequently is not
> installed.

I ask for this to be considered a blocker for uncoring As much as  
i dislike it, many people are in environments where no compiler is  
available (welcome to corporate policy) and will have a very rude  
awakening many years in the future when their Perl is upgraded.

With regards,
Christian Walde

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