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perldelta - what's new for perl5.004

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This document describes differences between the 5.003 release (as documented in Programming Perl, second edition--the Camel Book) and this one.

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If you find what you think is a bug, you might check the headers of recently posted articles in the comp.lang.perl.misc newsgroup. There may also be information at perldelta.html HREF,,, the Perl Home Page.

If you believe you have an unreported bug, please run the perlbug program included with your release. Make sure you trim your bug down to a tiny but sufficient test case. Your bug report, along with the output of perl -V, will be sent off to <> to be analysed by the Perl porting team.

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The Changes file for exhaustive details on what changed.

The INSTALL file for how to build Perl. This file has been significantly updated for 5.004, so even veteran users should look through it.

The README file for general stuff.

The Copying file for copyright information.

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Constructed by Tom Christiansen, grabbing material with permission from innumerable contributors, with kibitzing by more than a few Perl porters.

Last update: Wed May 14 11:14:09 EDT 1997