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Re: Perl 5.8.0 packages

Le Wed, Jul 31, 2002 at 09:24:10AM -0400, Ari Pollak écrivait:
> Dumb question - why are Perl 5.8.0 packages going into Debian if they 
> haven't actually been labeled "stable" by the Perl team? Wouldn't they 
> still be considered development at this point?

No, they have been declared "stable".

They follow a version numbering like the kernel.

5.7.x was the development branch
5.8.x is the stable branch
5.9.x is the next development branch

Raphaël Hertzog -+- http://strasbourg.linuxfr.org/~raphael/
Formation Linux et logiciel libre : http://www.logidee.com

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