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Parrot 7.3.0 release announcement

Reini Urban
April 21, 2015 17:58
Parrot 7.3.0 release announcement
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On behalf of the Parrot team, I'm proud to announce Parrot 7.3.0, also
known as "Peach-faced Lovebird".
It is a supported release with a stable API until 7.6.0 end of July 2015.
Parrot ( is a virtual machine aimed at running all
dynamic languages.

Parrot 7.3.0 is available on Parrot's FTP site
(, or by following the
download instructions at  For those who
would like to develop on Parrot, or help develop Parrot itself, we
recommend using Git to retrieve the source code to get the latest and
best Parrot code.

Parrot 7.3.0 News:
    - Build
        + Fixed windows link regression from 7.0.2 with cl.exe. #1203
        + Fixed rlimit compilation for OpenBSD
    - Tests
        + Relaxed the common GC stress test and re-add the JSON.nqp variant.

The SHA256 message digests for the downloadable tarballs are:

Many thanks to all our contributors for making this possible, and our
sponsors for supporting this project.  Our next scheduled release is
at 19 May 2015.

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