Fedora 15 Update: perl-5.12.4-159.fc15

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-06-21 23:21:38

Name        : perl
Product     : Fedora 15
Version     : 5.12.4
Release     : 159.fc15
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:

Update to stable minor release 5.12.4:
 * remove patch for lc tainting RT #87336,
 * updated Module-CoreList v2.50 in tarball


* Tue Jun 21 2011 Marcela Mašláňová <mmaslano at redhat.com> - 4:5.12.3-159
- update to minor update release 5.12.4
- Upstream changes: remove patch for lc tainting RT #87336,
-          updated Module-CoreList v2.50 in tarball
* Wed Jun  1 2011 Marcela Mašláňová <mmaslano at redhat.com> - 4:5.12.3-158
- arm can't do parallel build
- add require EE::MM into IPC::Cmd 711486

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