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Re: Perl 5.10.0 or Perl 5 Version 10?

by moritz (Cardinal)
on Jan 16, 2009 at 12:55 UTC ( #736823=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Perl 5.10.0 or Perl 5 Version 10?

to defeat the "no major release of Perl" in X years FUD

Changing the versioning scheme of a language shouldn't be driven by FUD.

In fact there will always be some FUD, and you can't always change things just to avoid it. Whatever you do, somebody will complain about. That's life.


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Re^2: Perl 5.10.0 or Perl 5 Version 10?
by pdcawley (Hermit) on Jan 20, 2009 at 07:39 UTC

    Not really a change of versioning, more a shift of emphasis.

    But then, I would say that, wouldn't I?

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