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From: Eric Wong <>
Subject: Re: upcoming perl v5.12 requirement...
Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 00:25:40 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210414002539.GA2383@dcvr> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210413211704.4tnjuhnyiev2omp5@nitro.local>

Konstantin Ryabitsev <> wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 13, 2021 at 03:44:35PM -0400, Eric Wong wrote:
> > On a side note, I'm strongly considering moving to Perl 5.12
> > after public-inbox 1.7 is released.  perl 5.12.4 will be a
> > decade old in a few months (however 5.12.5 was Nov 2012).
> As long as we can set the low bar at 5.16, I'm good with that. Lore will
> eventually roll onto newer platforms than CentOS7, but there's still a lot of
> yak left to shave before that happens. :)

No problem.  The Perl requirement will crawl forward as slowly as
enterprise/LTS distros go.  I have no plans to skip 5.14, either
(haven't started looking at perl514*delta, and won't until we're
on 5.12).

  reply	other threads:[~2021-04-14  0:25 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-04-13 19:29 [PATCH] doc: technical/whyperl: update w/ (good) news from PSC Eric Wong
2021-04-13 19:44 ` upcoming perl v5.12 requirement Eric Wong
2021-04-13 21:17   ` Konstantin Ryabitsev
2021-04-14  0:25     ` Eric Wong [this message]
2021-11-08 18:38   ` Eric Wong
2022-02-13 10:18     ` Eric Wong

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