Has anyone looked at using the byte-complier?

MattyT matty at chariot.net.au
Sat Sep 7 04:41:07 UTC 2002

On Sat, 2002-09-07 at 09:08, David Miller wrote:

> Yeah, I doubt if it works on anything prior to perl 5.8.0.  I tried messing
> with it once in 5.6.1 and never got it working.  The docs all but said
> "this probably doesn't work for everything yet" at the time.

It might be worth thinking about though.  If it does work reliably, then
AFAICS we wouldn't really need mod_perl.  Granted, a lot of Bugzilla
variables won't get cached, but I believe DBI does its own caching

If we can avoid hacking the code to work with mod_perl, it's probably

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