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Shlomi Fish
March 1, 2020 13:21
Re: Perl 5.30.2-RC1 is now available!
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Hi all,

On Sat, 29 Feb 2020 19:33:04 +0000
Steve Hay via perl5-porters <> wrote:

> We are delighted to announce the first release candidate of version
> 30.2, the second maintenance release of version 30 of Perl 5.

I tested it by building using perlbrew --thread on mageia linux v8 x64.

I was able to install Task::BeLike::SHLOMIF, but had to cpanm --force XML::Atom.

My homesite's rebuild yields identical results to the one of /usr/bin/perl .

fc-solve's test suite passes.

Conclusion: Looks good so far.

> You will soon be able to download Perl 5.30.2-RC1 from your favourite
> CPAN mirror or find it at:
> SHA1 digests for this release are:
>   649c8249737ee38a45e8b8a38813dbd3155cd5b3  perl-5.30.2-RC1.tar.gz
>   df9d49ecf84ac2deed118d9be3d93dc119993314  perl-5.30.2-RC1.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.
> ***Please, please, please*** test your code against perl-5.30.2-RC1.
> This is your last chance to point out any critical regressions before
> v5.30.2 ships "for real," and we'd rather fix things for v5.30.2 than
> for v5.30.3!
> The final v5.30.2 is expected to ship on March 14th.
> Steve Hay


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