The first release of version 18 of Perl 5 is getting close. If you plan on migrating to it or have modules on CPAN, now is a good time to test your code against the upcoming version of Perl.
- See the 5.18-RC2 announcement
- Download the Release Candidate
- Build it (but don't install it)
- Run your test suite with RC2 of Perl
The release of 5.18.0 is expected to be within the next two weeks.