Hi there porters,
Perl 5.005 is a great version of Perl and still used by many people. There have been a few distribution updates and tool changes which mean that it no longer compiles cleanly everywhere, so I believe it's time for another maintenance release of perl5.005, which will lead to perl5.005_05.
Please compile and make test this release candidate on as many platforms as possible:
This is a release candidate. I'm interested in compilation fixes. I'm not interested in fixing warnings.
It is hosted on the Perl 5 Git repository:
Which means you can see the Changes file here:
See perlrepository.pod if you want to play with Git: