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Re: Switch to perl-5.005_02 ?

On Thu, 1 Oct 1998 20:28:15 -0400, Elie Rosenblum <fnord@jurai.net> said:
> It'd be nice to switch to it if it's stabilized, with the threading
> and perlcc (though when I tried the 5.005 bundled perlcc on the early
> version it failed miserably).

One wouldn't want to switch /usr/bin/perl to have threading enabled at
this point, as there is still a significant speed penalty (somewhere in
the neighborhood of 30%, even if you haven't spawned any auxiliary
threads).  I think it would be reasonable to switch to a non-threaded
5.005_02, though.

Roderick Schertler

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