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3=head1 NAME
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b5cbfe35 8perldelta - what is new for perl v5.27.0
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b5cbfe35 10=head1 DESCRIPTION
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12This document describes differences between the 5.26.0 release and the 5.27.0
13release.
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15If you are upgrading from an earlier release such as 5.25.0, first read
16L<perl5260delta>, which describes differences between 5.25.0 and 5.26.0.
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b5cbfe35 18=head1 Modules and Pragmata
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20=head2 Updated Modules and Pragmata
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22=over 4
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b24be2a3 26L<feature> has been upgraded from version 1.47 to 1.48.
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b24be2a3 30L<Module::CoreList> has been upgraded from version 5.20170530 to 5.20170531.
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b5cbfe35 32=back
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b24be2a3 34=head1 Acknowledgements
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36Perl 5.26.1 represents approximately 0 weeks of development since Perl 5.26.0
37and contains approximately 7,200 lines of changes across 43 files from 2
38authors.
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40Excluding auto-generated files, documentation and release tools, there were
41approximately 72 lines of changes to 8 .pm, .t, .c and .h files.
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43Perl continues to flourish into its third decade thanks to a vibrant community
44of users and developers. The following people are known to have contributed the
45improvements that became Perl 5.26.1:
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b24be2a3 47Ricardo Signes, Sawyer X.
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49The list above is almost certainly incomplete as it is automatically generated
50from version control history. In particular, it does not include the names of
51the (very much appreciated) contributors who reported issues to the Perl bug
52tracker.
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54Many of the changes included in this version originated in the CPAN modules
55included in Perl's core. We're grateful to the entire CPAN community for
56helping Perl to flourish.
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58For a more complete list of all of Perl's historical contributors, please see
59the F<AUTHORS> file in the Perl source distribution.
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61=head1 Reporting Bugs
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63If you find what you think is a bug, you might check the perl bug database
64at L<https://rt.perl.org/> . There may also be information at
65L<http://www.perl.org/> , the Perl Home Page.
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67If you believe you have an unreported bug, please run the L<perlbug> program
68included with your release. Be sure to trim your bug down to a tiny but
69sufficient test case. Your bug report, along with the output of C<perl -V>,
b5cbfe35 70will be sent off to perlbug@perl.org to be analysed by the Perl porting team.
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72If the bug you are reporting has security implications which make it
73inappropriate to send to a publicly archived mailing list, then see
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74L<perlsec/SECURITY VULNERABILITY CONTACT INFORMATION>
75for details of how to report the issue.
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77=head1 Give Thanks
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79If you wish to thank the Perl 5 Porters for the work we had done in Perl 5,
80you can do so by running the C<perlthanks> program:
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82 perlthanks
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84This will send an email to the Perl 5 Porters list with your show of thanks.
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86=head1 SEE ALSO
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88The F<Changes> file for an explanation of how to view exhaustive details on
89what changed.
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91The F<INSTALL> file for how to build Perl.
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93The F<README> file for general stuff.
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95The F<Artistic> and F<Copying> files for copyright information.
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