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Re^4: RFC: Concise OOP Syntax (version statistics)(UPDATED)by LanX (Cardinal)
|on Aug 05, 2019 at 14:10 UTC||Need Help??|
> I invite you to back up the extraordinary claims you make with the extraordinary evidence they deserve.
quote "In case you’re wondering: the big ones are 5.8.8, 5.10.1, 5.14.2 and 5.16.2."
If I'm not wrong does this chart indicate that more than 50% of the users are on versions <=14.2.
This stats are a brilliant source! thanks.
But I think it would be even more interesting to get them from activestate too.*
My colleagues "never" used cpan before and never heard of cpanm.
Others might only use system Perl and their local package manager.
I think it's a bit like polling for the average age of defloration - but only in a monastery. It's of limited use for the whole population.
*) hmm ... there was a talk at YAPC::NA-2016 from an ActiveState guy ... -> ah here