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I used to use ActivePerl, but now that there are better alternatives, I will never use them again.

My favorite discovery was pretty recent. They totally replaced File::Path with another implementation that has different bugs and the same version number. I couldn't figure out why there were warning coming from ExtUtils::Install on Win32 until I found that rmtree was behaving differently on false input.

What! The! Hell!
rjbs

In reply to why I will not use ActiveState again by rjbs
in thread Getting Fed Up with ActiveState by Ovid

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