"Michael P. Soulier" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > As I think I only went from perl 5.6 to 5.8, I'm surprised that so much would > be out of date. Good to know though. Do the other scripting languages have > this kind of support? Python?
Even among scripting languages, perl is unique in its pathological lack of backward compatibility. The FreeBSD maintainers do a nice job of limiting the pain, but you *do* have to follow their directions. _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"