[Israel.pm] Perl 5.6 on Win32 is falling off the map

Roey Almog (Infoneto Ltd) almog at infoneto.co.il
Mon Dec 14 00:08:26 PST 2009


I must say that I do not know about speed (today computer is faster
then 6 years ago)
but memory consumption in 5.8 is huge - one day I noticed that most of
my programs take 40MByte or more,
and I must say it does do much... just simple web application CRUD

Roey

2009/12/14 Shushu Inbar שושו ענבר <shushu.i at gmail.com>:
> I can admit that I had lots of coffee in the past while waiting for
> Perl 5.6 to run.
> So it is kind of making coffee
>
> On Mon, Dec 14, 2009 at 09:21, Roey Almog (Infoneto Ltd)
> <almog at infoneto.co.il> wrote:
>>
>> OOPS - sent it by mistake
>>
>> In short start looking for new job, unless your happy with 5.6
>>
>> Does it work faster ?
>>
>> Does it use less memory ?
>>
>> Does it make coffee ?
>>
>> Roey
>>
>> On Mon, Dec 14, 2009 at 9:19 AM, Roey Almog (Infoneto Ltd)
>> <almog at infoneto.co.il> wrote:
>> > Hi,
>> >
>> > If this the case go to your manager and say - "5.6 is not supported
>> > well enough no one run tests on it..."
>> >
>> > Your manager will say
>> >
>> > "Really ? , well it works here, don't fix something that does not fixing"
>> >
>> > Then you'll said "@#%@!$%@#"
>> >
>> > And you'll start looking for
>> >
>> > On Sun, Dec 13, 2009 at 11:26 PM, Shmuel Fomberg <semuelf at 012.net.il> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> Because I want it to die already too? ;-)
>> >>
>> >> Gaal Yahas wrote:
>> >> > What's stopping you from reporting test results?
>> >> >
>> >> > On Sun, Dec 13, 2009 at 9:13 PM, Shmuel Fomberg <semuelf at 012.net.il> wrote:
>> >> >> Hi All.
>> >> >>
>> >> >> Looking on CPAN testers reports for some modules, I noticed that no
>> >> >> reports are submitted for Perl 5.6 on Win32.
>> >> >> It means that authors will not get automated feedback for bugs in this
>> >> >> platform, and support will declain pretty fast.
>> >> >>
>> >> >> Pretty sucks, as I have to use it on my job. :-/
>> >> >>
>> >> >> On the other hand, some brave soul is still running tests on Perl5.6 on
>> >> >> Linux. good for him, I guess.
>> >> >>
>> >> >> Shmuel.
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