Fedora 10 Update: perl-5.10.0-56.fc10

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Fedora Update Notification
2009-02-17 14:51:15

Name        : perl
Product     : Fedora 10
Version     : 5.10.0
Release     : 56.fc10
URL         : http://www.perl.org/
Summary     : Practical Extraction and Report Language
Description :
Perl is a high-level programming language with roots in C, sed, awk
and shell scripting.  Perl is good at handling processes and files,
and is especially good at handling text.  Perl's hallmarks are
practicality and efficiency.  While it is used to do a lot of
different things, Perl's most common applications are system
administration utilities and web programming.  A large proportion of
the CGI scripts on the web are written in Perl.  You need the perl
package installed on your system so that your system can handle Perl

Install this package if you want to program in Perl or enable your
system to handle Perl scripts.

Update Information:

Adds "/usr/lib/perl5/site_perl" to otherlib part of @INC.

* Mon Feb 16 2009 Tom "spot" Callaway <tcallawa at redhat.com> - 4:5.10.0-56
- add /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl to otherlibs (bz 484053)
* Mon Feb 16 2009 Dennis Gilmore <dennis at ausil.us> - 4:5.10.0-55
- build sparc64 without _smp_mflags
* Mon Feb  9 2009 Dennis Gilmore <dennis at ausil.us> - 4:5.10.0-54
- limit %{?_smp_mflags} to 12 on sparc arches
* Mon Jan 19 2009 Marcela Mašláňová <mmaslano at redhat.com> - 4:5.10.0-53
- 455410 http://rt.perl.org/rt3/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=54934
  Attempt to free unreferenced scalar fiddling with the symbol table
  Keep the refcount of the globs generated by PerlIO::via balanced.
* Mon Dec 22 2008 Marcela Mašláňová <mmaslano at redhat.com> - 4:5.10.0-52
- add missing XHTML.pm into Pod::Simple
- 295021 CVE-2007-4829 perl-Archive-Tar directory traversal flaws
- add another source for binary files, which test untaring links
* Fri Nov 28 2008 Tom "spot" Callaway <tcallawa at redhat.com> - 4:5.10.0-51
- to fix Fedora bz 473223, which is really perl bug #54186 (http://rt.perl.org/rt3//Public/Bug/Display.html?id=54186)
  we apply Changes 33640, 33881, 33896, 33897
* Mon Nov 24 2008 Marcela Mašláňová <mmaslano at redhat.com> - 4:5.10.0-50
- change summary according to RFC fix summary discussion at fedora-devel :)

  [ 1 ] Bug #484053 - @INC does not include /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl

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