FW: [ ANNOUNCE ] - ActivePerl 5.6 Beta 1
Mckeond at meijer.com
Mon Feb 14 10:22:39 CST 2000
Another PERL compile of perl which isn't altered by the active guys.
TK perl works great with this version also, and it has a lot of mods in already.
Meijer Server Architecture
Email:mckeond at meijer.com
>>> "Steve Johnson" <steve at bbdltd.com> 02/14 9:49 AM >>>
Pardon the possible cross post, but this is good news. Note the
availability of fork() in the Windows platform. Cool.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: bounce-perl-win32-announce-15155 at lyris.ActiveState.com
> [mailto:bounce-perl-win32-announce-15155 at lyris.ActiveState.com]On Behalf
> Of Michael Smith
> Sent: Saturday, February 12, 2000 7:39 PM
> To: Perl-Win32-Announce Mailing List
> Subject: [ ANNOUNCE ] - ActivePerl 5.6 Beta 1
> Greetings All,
> ActiveState is pleased to announce the first beta of ActivePerl 5.6.
> ActivePerl, including PPM, now supports the following platforms:
> - Windows
> - Linux
> - Solaris
> This beta release includes all the major features that have been
> discussed for Perl 5.6.
> - Globalization and Unicode
> - Concurrent Interpreters
> - granularity of warnings
> - New regex construct
> - Lvalue subroutines
> - Subroutine attributes
> - 64-bit platforms
> - Large File Systems
> - Additional documentation and tutorials.
> The following additional new features are available on the Windows
> - Unicode system calls
> - Windows Installer
> - CPAN extensions
> - fork()
> For further information see the release notes or readme file.
> ActiveState will also shortly make available beta versions of the
> upcoming new releases of the Perl Dev Kit and PerlEx, which will
> take advantage of the new features in ActivePerl 5.6.
> ActiveState cautions that the ActivePerl 5.6 beta release may contain
> certain incomplete features and known bugs. It is made available
> for testing purposes only.
> Download a copy of the ActivePerl Beta from:
> You can submit bug reports at:
> You can send feedback on the new features to:
> "ActivePerl-Beta at ActiveState.com"
> Problems downloading the beta? Send mail to:
> "WebMaster at ActiveState.com"
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