Rejoice! ActivePerl 5.26 Released, Plus 5.24 and 5.22 Updates20170918130146
Jeff RouseSeptember 18, 2017activeperl, activeperl 5.22, ActivePerl 5.24, activeperl 5.26, cpan, perl, perl 5.22, perl 5.24, perl 5.26
I’m pleased to announce that we have released today, not only the latest and greatest Perl 5 version to date, 5.26, but we have updates to 5.24 and 5....
Upgrading Perl to a Modern Version: the ActiveState Guide20170523161500
Good Things Come in Managed Packages20170516170432
Jeff RouseMay 16, 2017activego, activelua, activenode, activeperl, activepython, activetcl, ActuveRuby, godep, golang, lua, LuaRocks, node, nodejs, npm, package management, package manager, perl, pip, ppm, pypi, pypm, python, ruby
Package management is a significant issue in every programming language and the number of packages associated with each language is astonishing. Pytho...
ActivePerl 5.24.1 and 5.22.320170117210509
Jeff RouseJanuary 17, 2017activeperl, activeperl 5.22.3, activeperl 5.24.1, CVE-2016-1238, jeff rouse, perl 5.22.3, perl 5.24.1
Steve Hay, a member of the Perl 5 core team, mentions in the community release announcement that “Perl 5.24.1 represents approximately 8 months of dev...
On the Road to Unification: ActiveState Languages + Komodo IDE20170105180000
Sheila LouisJanuary 5, 2017activego, activelua, activenode, activeperl, activepython, activeruby, activestate, activetcl, language distributions, open source
Last year we talked about unifying our product stack, so I was very excited about our announcement today–we are bundling Komodo IDE with our Act...
Deconstructing Open Source Language Licensing20161213183000
Jennifer LawlerDecember 13, 2016activeperl, activepython, activetlc, BSD, copyleft, GPL, Jennifer, LGPL, licensing, open source, open source licensing, permissive licensing
With the majority of companies using open source, it’s important to understand the underlying licenses associated with the software and projects...
Use It or Lose It – Your 2016 Budget20161114180000
Tipping Point in Open Source Security20161019170000
ActiveState 2016 Open Source Survey20160929170000
We had a tremendous response to our first open source survey and on behalf of ActiveState I’d like to thank the 867 people who gave their time and tho...
Perl: Language, Community, and the Future20160915173057