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Aristotle Pagaltzis
October 18, 2016 11:04
Re: Perl 5.24.1-RC4 is now available!
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* Sawyer X <> [2016-10-17 23:00]:
> I understand it is important to you, Michael, and I respect that.
> I hope you understand it is important to us as well and that is why we
> decided on this course of action. It is our position that security in
> this case takes precedence.

To be clear, because my name is on the final patch: this “we” does not
include me, and I do not agree with my own patch. Until the decision to
ship *some* form of this change was made, I argued against it; once it
was, I turned to doing whatever was in my power to at least limit the

Aristotle Pagaltzis // <>

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