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Re: use v5.36; use warnings;

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Yuki Kimoto
June 20, 2021 23:31
Re: use v5.36; use warnings;
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2021-6-19 5:27 Dan Book <> wrote:

> On Fri, Jun 18, 2021 at 4:23 PM Dan Book <> wrote:
>> This sounds reasonable to me. We should *not* retroactively make it turn
>> off strict or warnings on older versions, but unconditionally enabling it
>> on the new versions would be more intuitive.
> To clarify: I think the goal of making "use strict; use v5.10;" keep
> strict on was correct, and we should keep supporting that, and do the same
> for warnings. But "no strict; use v5.12;" should (after appropriate
> deprecation) enable strict.
> -Dan

Is it possible to improve use vx behavior in the future keeping backwards
compatibility of past use vx behavior?

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