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Re: [perl #132906] Devel::PPPort migration to dist/ is incomplete

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From:
H.Merijn Brand
Date:
February 27, 2018 11:44
Subject:
Re: [perl #132906] Devel::PPPort migration to dist/ is incomplete
Message ID:
20180227124429.5cb3d1c9@pc09.procura.nl
On Tue, 27 Feb 2018 12:24:19 +0100, Peter Rabbitson
<rabbit-p5p@rabbit.us> wrote:

> On 02/26/2018 12:24 PM, H.Merijn Brand wrote:
> > 
> > @Peter, does that sound feasible, or do you still use 5.005 with
> > Devel::PPPort?
> >   
> 
> Yes, minimum of 5.6.1 ( note: .1 not .2 ) is reasonable.

Makes sense, even though a *new* build is most likely to FAIL on 5.6.1
but adding XS to an *existing* 5.6.1 is likely to happen in "the real
world"

So my 👍/ +1 for dropping all support for perl < 5.6.1 in Devel::PPPort

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