[Israel.pm] Perl 5.10 has been released

Gaal Yahas gaal at forum2.org
Tue Dec 18 11:53:48 PST 2007


That would be spelled "use v6" or something starting with "module "...

On Dec 18, 2007 9:49 PM, Shmuel Fomberg <semuelf at 012.net.il> wrote:
> Hi All.
>
> Will they deprecate Perl 5.005 now, or will they wait another century? :-/
>
> p.s. I like the idea that writing 'use 5.10' will automatically make switch,
> state and such available. Pity they didn't made it load strict and warnings
> too. It could have been 'one statement to rule them all'. :-)
>
> Shmuel.
>
>
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: perl-bounces at perl.org.il [mailto:perl-bounces at perl.org.il] On Behalf
> >Of Gabor Szabo
> >Sent: Tuesday, December 18, 2007 9:23 PM
> >To: perl at perl.org.il
> >Cc: jerusalem at perl.org.il
> >Subject: [Israel.pm] Perl 5.10 has been released
> >
> >
> >Hi,
> >
> >So this is the 20th birthday of Perl and it is also
> >the release date of Perl 5.10 the latest version of Perl.
> >
> >There are many new features in the language such as
> >
> >* switch statement
> >* say
> >* state to create static ... err, I mean state variables
> >* defined-or //
> >* Smart Match operator ~~
> >* Regular expressions
> >  - Recursive patterns
> >  - Named Capture Buffers
> >  - Possessive Quantifiers
> >* Lexical my $_
> >* Stacked filetest operators
> >
> >you can and should of course read the details in
> >http://search.cpan.org/~rgarcia/perl-5.10.0/pod/perl5100delta.pod
> >
> >but I am also going to give a talk about it on the upcoming Perl Workshop
> >on 31 December.
> >
> >http://act.perl.org.il/ilpw2007/
> >
> >
> >Gabor
> >
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