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Recollections of YAPC::NA 2011

Jan DuboisLast Updated: November 5, 2018activeperl, conference, cpandoc, perl
I was at YAPC::NA in late June. I should have written a summary about it a long time ago, but I wanted to include a link to the video of my Stackato L...
Highlights of Perl 5.1420110517213645

Highlights of Perl 5.14

Jan DuboisLast Updated: October 27, 2020activeperl, perl, perl 5.14, ppm, regular expressions, release
We’ve just released ActivePerl 5.14.0! The exhaustive list of new features and improvements can be found in the perldelta document, but hereR...
PPM Index: A new way to browse Perl packages20110209144356

PPM Index: A new way to browse Perl packages

Jan DuboisLast Updated: July 22, 2019build status, cpan, modules, packages, perl, ppm, ppm index
Perl Package Manager (PPM) installs pre-built Perl modules into ActivePerl. The ActiveState PPM repositories currently contain 13,000 to 16,000 module...
How to install CPAN modules into ActivePerl20101022132142

How to install CPAN modules into ActivePerl

Jan DuboisLast Updated: April 8, 2021activeperl, cpan, DBD-mysql, perl package manager, ppm
April 2021 Update: PPM has been replaced with the ActiveState Platform, which enhances PPM’s build and deploy capabilities. You can try it for yoursel...
What’s New in ActivePerl – Rollout of Features from Perl 5.1220100413213946

What’s New in ActivePerl – Rollout of Features from Perl 5.12

Jan DuboisLast Updated: October 27, 2020activeperl 5.12, perl 5.12, perl 5.12 release, perl programming
Yesterday, we released our blog post Perl 5 is Alive, tracing the history of Perl 5 development and commenting on the continued commitment from the Pe...
Perl 5 is Alive20100413070000

Perl 5 is Alive

Jan DuboisLast Updated: July 3, 2019perl, perl 5, perl foundation, perl programming
Perl 5 core development was in a downward spiral for a couple of years. Releases happened less and less frequently, the number of contributors dropped...