require 5.006

Christian Reis kiko at
Mon Oct 7 18:36:30 UTC 2002

On Mon, Oct 07, 2002 at 02:04:13PM +1000, Bradley Baetz wrote:
> The reason for wanting this is perl 5.005's interaction with TT, where any 
> tainted variable causes all the vars to become tainted. I never did trace 
> this down, but since noone else wants to do so either...

I have 5.005 on anthem, so I could help out.

> AFAIK, none of the developers have 5.005 (except for the install on 
> landfill), and so its possible other 5.005 bugs will exist.

I'm fine with upgrading perl here, so if you think it's too much work to
be done, go for it.

Take care,
Christian Reis, Senior Engineer, Async Open Source, Brazil. | [+55 16] 261 2331 | NMFL

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