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Re: Why should I use perl 5.10?

by syphilis (Canon)
on Dec 02, 2007 at 13:34 UTC ( #654413=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Why should I use perl 5.10?

Give me a snazzy marketing pitch on why 5.10 is better than 5.8

BTFOOM why anyone would want to downgrade from 5.8 to 5.1 :

<sophism> C:\>perl -le "print $]; print $] < 5.8" 5.010000 1 </sophism>
Cheers,
Rob


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Re^2: Why should I use perl 5.10?
by Anonymous Monk on Dec 03, 2007 at 04:59 UTC
    Using Perl 5.10 will reduce your electricity consumption by 10% and cut ur bill by 25%. Is this enough to motivate you to use Perl 5.10 ?
Re^2: Why should I use perl 5.10?
by robot_tourist (Hermit) on Dec 03, 2007 at 16:15 UTC

    I haven't upgraded yet, so...

    C:\>perl -le "print $]" 5.008008

    How can you feel when you're made of steel? I am made of steel. I am the Robot Tourist.
    Robot Tourist, by Ten Benson

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