[Israel.pm] Perl version migration

Jason Elbaum Jason.Elbaum at freescale.com
Sun May 2 05:34:59 PDT 2004


Offer Kaye wrote:

> I think you can safely install perl 5.8.0 as the default perl and install
> 5.004 as perl5.004 . That way all scripts will by default use the newer
> perl, but if one breaks you can always call 5.004 explicitly as a workaround
> while you try to get it to work on 5.8.0 ... :-)

Only if we notice it breaks. If it breaks silently by giving incorrect 
results, we're in trouble.


Jason Elbaum
Freescale Semiconductor Israel
(formerly Motorola Semiconductor)



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