Subject: Re: Perl 5.8-to-be NetBSD testing?
To: None <>
From: Jarkko Hietaniemi <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 04/26/2002 20:36:09
Nit fever struck me:

> Note that at some point early this year I did grab the NetBSD pkgsrc

...late last year.

> patches for Perl, and backported most of them.  What I didn't backport
> were the NetBSD-installation specific patches.  See the changes file

... the Changes file.

> Another safety hatch is that even if you say "make install" the
> binaries will be installed with "5.7.3" prefix.  This will cause

... "5.7.3" suffix.

$jhi++; #
        # There is this special biologist word we use for 'stable'.
        # It is 'dead'. -- Jack Cohen