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Todd E Rinaldo
August 24, 2016 21:32
Re: Alternative Fix for dot-in-INC mechanic.
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> On Aug 24, 2016, at 5:10 PM, Father Chrysostomos <> wrote:
> Todd Rinaldo wrote:
>> The changes being made to seem to have proven to have a high
>> risk of being an API change. This kinda makes it inappropriate for a
>> maintenance release. Assuming we have an alternative plan for 5.24 and
>> forward, I recommend we simply hi-light the risk of using base and NOT
>> fix it.
>> IMO, There's nothing wrong with saying "there's a risk here" and leaving
>> it to other's to assess and mitigate the risk in their own way on legacy
>> Perl.
> Are you suggesting that we revert the changes to in the maint
> branches back to what 5.24.0 shipped with (no '.' handling)?

Yes but only the changes. I'm not aware of any other changes being as risky?

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