Newest Perl Version [was Re: [Israel.pm] Perl Graphics - GD.pm]

Shlomi Fish shlomif at iglu.org.il
Thu Apr 8 06:04:35 PDT 2004


On Thursday 08 April 2004 14:52, Offer Kaye wrote:
> > Also - which version of Perl do you recommend we should upgrade to?
>
> 5.8.0
>

Actually, I strongly recommend one upgrades to 5.8.3, as it is the newest 
version. It has less bugs than 5.8.0 and doesn't suffer from the hash 
function complexity attack that Perl 5.8.0 and earlier versions suffered 
from.

Regards,

	Shlomi Fish

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