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From: Jeff Rollin <jeff.rollin@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-perl+unsubscribe@g.o, gentoo-perl@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-perl] [RFC] Some thoughts on the next release of perl
Date: Wed, 04 Apr 2007 21:58:26
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-perl] [RFC] Some thoughts on the next release of perl by Michael Cummings
On 04/04/07, Michael Cummings <mcummings@g.o> wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 04, 2007 at 10:11:25AM +0200, Christian Hartmann wrote: > > > > Why not just give the choice to the user and create a new useflag > > (e.g. 'vanilla-inc') to toggle this? > > I was going to point out that when we had a vanilla @INC was when we had > problems with perl-core modules (as they now are) overwriting core modules, > which really broke things when unmerged...but that was before we were forcing > everything to install into vendor as yeah, that might just work :) > > But then it begs the question, why not just go with vanilla at that point? (I > know there has to be an argument against this, I just can't remember what it > might be.) > > -- > > -----o()o---------------------------------------------- > Michael Cummings | #gentoo-dev, #gentoo-perl > Gentoo Perl Dev | on > Gentoo/SPARC > Gentoo/AMD64 > GPG: 0543 6FA3 5F82 3A76 3BF7 8323 AB5C ED4E 9E7F 4E2E > -----o()o---------------------------------------------- > > Hi, I'm a .signature virus! Please copy me in your ~/.signature. > >
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