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From:
Zak B. Elep
Date:
March 21, 2019 12:23
Subject:
Perl 5.29.9 has been released.
Message ID:
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  "What one man can invent, another can discover."

    -- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Adventure of the Dancing Men

We are very grateful to announce version 5.29.9,
the tenth development release of version 29 of Perl 5.

You will soon be able to download Perl 5.29.9 from your
favorite CPAN mirror or find it at:

https://metacpan.org/release/ZAKAME/perl-5.29.9/

SHA1 digests for this release are:

 18a4e0342a2d88e2b1d60df097ca0835482e9c80   perl-5.29.9.tar.gz
 f1be5fd578fdc38e80704e25632e1bc68ff5041f   perl-5.29.9.tar.xz

You can find a full list of changes in the file "perldelta.pod" located in
the "pod" directory inside the release and on the web at

https://metacpan.org/pod/release/ZAKAME/perl-5.29.9/pod/perldelta.pod

Perl 5.29.9 represents approximately 4 weeks of development since Perl
5.29.8 and contains approximately 47,000 lines of changes across 210 files
from 11 authors.

Excluding auto-generated files, documentation and release tools, there were
approximately 38,000 lines of changes to 71 .pm, .t, .c and .h files.

Perl continues to flourish into its fourth decade thanks to a vibrant
community of users and developers. The following people are known to have
contributed the improvements that became Perl 5.29.9:

Chris 'BinGOs' Williams, Craig A. Berry, Dagfinn Ilmari Mannsåker, Dan
Kogai, David Mitchell, Karen Etheridge, Karl Williamson, Nicolas R., Pali,
Tony Cook, Unicode Consortium.

The list above is almost certainly incomplete as it is automatically
generated from version control history. In particular, it does not include
the names of the (very much appreciated) contributors who reported issues to
the Perl bug tracker.

Many of the changes included in this version originated in the CPAN modules
included in Perl's core. We're grateful to the entire CPAN community for
helping Perl to flourish.

For a more complete list of all of Perl's historical contributors, please
see the AUTHORS file in the Perl source distribution.

We expect to release version 5.29.10 on 2019-04-20.
The next major stable release of Perl 5, version 30.0, should appear in
May 2019.


Cheers,

Zak

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