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A few rough notes for the next perldelta
authorRafael Garcia-Suarez <rgarciasuarez@gmail.com>
Tue, 11 Jul 2006 17:00:26 +0000 (17:00 +0000)
committerRafael Garcia-Suarez <rgarciasuarez@gmail.com>
Tue, 11 Jul 2006 17:00:26 +0000 (17:00 +0000)
p4raw-id: //depot/perl@28549

pod/perl594delta.pod

index 71dcdb7..89d5c44 100644 (file)
@@ -17,22 +17,60 @@ Earlier releases interpreted the bareword as a directory name.
 
 =head1 Core Enhancements
 
+=head2 state() variables
+
 =head1 Modules and Pragmata
 
+C<encoding::warnings> is now a lexical pragma.
+
+=head2 New Core Modules
+
+=over 4
+
+=item *
+
+C<Module::Build> has been added.
+
+=item *
+
+C<Hash::Util::FieldHash> has been added.
+
+=item *
+
+C<Win32API::File> has been added.
+
+=back
+
 =head1 Utility Changes
 
 =head1 Documentation
 
+=head2 New manpage, perlpragma
+
+=head2 New manpage, perlreguts
+
+=head2 New manpage, perlunitut
+
 =head1 Performance Enhancements
 
+Constants (Nicholas)
+
+Regular expressions (Yves)
+
 =head1 Installation and Configuration Improvements
 
+Perl has been reported to work on DragonFlyBSD.
+
 =head1 Selected Bug Fixes
 
 =head1 New or Changed Diagnostics
 
 =head1 Changed Internals
 
+Arenas
+
+Mathoms and factorizations (many PP functions are now shared for several ops)
+
 =head1 Known Problems
 
 =head2 Platform Specific Problems