Recollections of YAPC::NA 201120110728220223

Recollections of YAPC::NA 2011

Jan DuboisJuly 28, 2011, , , 0 comments
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

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 DuboisFebruary 9, 2011, , , , , , 0 comments
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

For information on how to install CPAN moduels on newer versions of ActivePerl, read the blog Installing CPAN modules on ActivePerl 5.18 or Later. Ac...
What’s New in ActivePerl – Rollout of Features from Perl 5.1220100413213946

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

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

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...