Wither 5.4? (was Re: Tapping CPAN testers)
szabgab at gmail.com
Tue Sep 18 08:53:55 BST 2007
On 9/18/07, Michael G Schwern <schwern at pobox.com> wrote:
> 1) We use qr// a lot and I'm afraid of what the regexes will look like
> without it. And then there's the possible performance hit. 
> 2) Test::Harness not supporting 5.004 effectively end-of-life's 5.4.
> #2 is a big consideration. OTOH MakeMaker doesn't support anymore 5.4 either
> and I've probably let 5.5isms slip into Test::More so it's effectively already
Do we really need to take care of this?
Will people using 5.004 ever attempt to use the latest and greatest of
I don't think we should be seeing this as "end-of-life". So users of
5.4 won't be able
to upgrade Test::Harness. Then what?
See my further notes here:
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