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From Rafael Garcia-Suarez <>
Subject Re: [mp2] support of the perl 5.9.x dev track
Date Tue, 04 Nov 2003 09:35:11 GMT
Stas Bekman wrote:
> > I'm glad to hear that. I'll have to find tuits to finish 5.6.2, but
> > isn't the planet already overloaded those days with new perl releases ?
> As you can see on the modperl list we advise using perl 5.6.1 for mod_perl 1 
> (and mod_perl 2 prefork) as a much faster alternative to 5.8.x (unless you 
> need utf/threads/perlio/etc). So having 5.6.2 out, is definitely a good thing.

I expect 5.6.2 to be marginally faster on some platforms due to the
enhancements to the Configure-specific hint files taken from blead,
and support for newer and more shiny compilers.

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