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1=head1 NAME
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3perldelta - what's new for perl v5.8.0
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5=head1 DESCRIPTION
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7This document describes differences between the 5.6 release and this one.
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9=head1 Core Enhancements
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11=head1 Modules and Pragmata
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13=head1 Utility Changes
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15=head1 Improved Documentation
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17=head1 Performance enhancements
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19=head1 Installation and Configuration Improvements
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21=head1 Platform specific changes
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23=head1 Significant bug fixes
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25=head1 New or Changed Diagnostics
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27=head1 New tests
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29=head1 Incompatible Changes
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31=head1 Known Problems
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33=head1 Obsolete Diagnostics
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35=head1 Reporting Bugs
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37If you find what you think is a bug, you might check the
38articles recently posted to the comp.lang.perl.misc newsgroup.
39There may also be information at http://www.perl.com/perl/, the Perl
40Home Page.
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42If you believe you have an unreported bug, please run the B<perlbug>
43program included with your release. Be sure to trim your bug down
44to a tiny but sufficient test case. Your bug report, along with the
45output of C<perl -V>, will be sent off to perlbug@perl.com to be
46analysed by the Perl porting team.
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48=head1 SEE ALSO
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50The F<Changes> file for exhaustive details on what changed.
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52The F<INSTALL> file for how to build Perl.
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54The F<README> file for general stuff.
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56The F<Artistic> and F<Copying> files for copyright information.
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58=head1 HISTORY
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60Written by Gurusamy Sarathy <F<gsar@activestate.com>>, with many
61contributions from The Perl Porters.
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63Send omissions or corrections to <F<perlbug@perl.com>>.
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