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Re: Working Group Proposal

Kurt D. Starsinic
July 25, 2000 08:02
Re: Working Group Proposal
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On Mon, Jul 24, 2000 at 06:46:22PM -0700, Derek J. Balling wrote:
> I'll just say that "I disagree". I don't think you should EVER have 
> to recompile your perl binary to get something a program author 
> thought would be available in THEIR perl binary.
> A perl program should work "anywhere" unless the end-user has 
> explicitly removed functionality from his/her perl-binary.

    Think embedded systems.  Think handhelds.  Think bleeding-edge
experimentation.  Think Penguin.  Think Safe.  Think Different.

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