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Strawberry Perl (5.18.1.1-64bit) Release Notes

Released: Aug 13 2013

Check out what is new, what known issues there are, and frequently asked questions about this version of Strawberry Perl. As always, you're encouraged to tell us what you think.

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List of distributions installed on top of Perl 5.18.1: Collapse

IDDistributionVersionNote
1.Algorithm-Diff1.1902
2.aliased0.31
3.Alien-Tidypv1.4.7
4.Alt-Crypt-RSA-BigInt0.05
5.App-cpanminus1.6940
6.App-local-lib-Win32Helper0.990
7.App-module-version1.004
8.AppConfig1.66
9.Archive-Tar1.92
10.Archive-Zip1.30
11.autodie2.20
12.B-Hooks-EndOfScope0.12
13.B-Hooks-OP-Check0.19
14.BerkeleyDB0.51
15.Bytes-Random-Secure0.26
16.Capture-Tiny0.22
17.Carp-Clan6.04
18.Class-Accessor0.34
19.Class-ErrorHandler0.02
20.Class-Inspector1.28
21.Class-Load0.20
22.Class-Load-XS0.06
23.Class-Loader2.03
24.Class-Method-Modifiers2.04
25.Class-Singleton1.4
26.Clone0.34
27.Clone-PP1.02
28.common-sense3.72
29.Compress-Bzip22.16
30.Compress-Raw-Bzip22.061
31.Compress-Raw-Lzma2.061
32.Compress-Raw-Zlib2.061
33.Compress-unLZMA0.04
34.Config-Perl-V0.19
35.Context-Preserve0.01
36.Convert-ASCII-Armour1.4
37.Convert-ASN10.26
38.Convert-PEM0.08
39.CPAN-Checksums2.08
40.CPAN-DistnameInfo0.12
41.CPAN-Inject1.14
42.CPAN-Meta2.132140
43.CPAN-Meta-Check0.007
44.CPAN-Mini1.111013
45.CPAN-SQLite0.203
46.CPANPLUS0.9140
47.CPANPLUS-Dist-Build0.74
48.Crypt-Blowfish2.14
49.Crypt-CAST5_PP1.04
50.Crypt-CBC2.33
51.Crypt-DES2.07
52.Crypt-DES_EDE30.01
53.Crypt-DH0.07
54.Crypt-DSA1.17
55.Crypt-IDEA1.10
56.Crypt-OpenSSL-AES0.02+fix for #77605
57.Crypt-OpenSSL-Bignum0.04+fix for #84369
58.Crypt-OpenSSL-DSA0.14+fix for #84367
59.Crypt-OpenSSL-Random0.04+fix for #56455
60.Crypt-OpenSSL-RSA0.28
61.Crypt-Random-Seed0.03
62.Crypt-Random-TESHA20.01
63.Crypt-Rijndael1.11
64.Crypt-RIPEMD1600.05
65.Crypt-SSLeay0.64
66.Crypt-Twofish2.17
67.Data-Buffer0.04
68.Data-Compare1.22
69.Data-Dump1.22
70.Data-OptList0.108
71.Data-Printer0.35
72.Data-Random0.08
73.Data-UUID1.219
74.DateTime1.03
75.DateTime-Locale0.45
76.DateTime-TimeZone1.60
77.DB_File1.829
78.DBD-ADO2.99
79.DBD-mysql4.023
80.DBD-ODBC1.43
81.DBD-Pg2.19.3
82.DBD-SQLite1.40
83.DBI1.628
84.DBIx-Simple1.35
85.DBM-Deep2.0009
86.Devel-Declare0.006014
87.Devel-GlobalDestruction0.11
88.Devel-PartialDump0.15
89.Digest-BubbleBabble0.02
90.Digest-HMAC1.03
91.Digest-MD22.03
92.Digest-MD52.53
93.Digest-SHA5.85
94.Digest-SHA12.13
95.Dist-CheckConflicts0.09
96.Email-Date-Format1.004
97.Encode2.51
98.Encode-Locale1.03
99.Eval-Closure0.11
100.ExtUtils-Config0.007
101.ExtUtils-Depends0.304
102.ExtUtils-F771.17
103.ExtUtils-Helpers0.021
104.ExtUtils-InstallPaths0.009
105.ExtUtils-MakeMaker6.72
106.ExtUtils-ParseXS3.21
107.FCGI0.74
108.File-chmod0.32
109.File-Fetch0.42
110.File-Find-Rule0.33
111.File-HomeDir1.00
112.File-Listing6.04
113.File-pushd1.005
114.File-Remove1.52
115.File-ShareDir1.03
116.File-Slurp9999.19
117.File-Temp0.2301
118.File-Which1.09
119.Filter1.49
120.GD2.50
121.Getopt-Long2.41
122.Hook-LexWrap0.24
123.HTML-Form6.03
124.HTML-Parser3.71
125.HTML-Tagset3.20
126.HTML-Tree5.03
127.HTTP-Cookies6.01
128.HTTP-Daemon6.01
129.HTTP-Date6.02
130.HTTP-Message6.06
131.HTTP-Negotiate6.01
132.HTTP-Server-Simple0.44
133.HTTP-Tiny0.034
134.Imager0.97
135.IO-Compress2.061
136.IO-Compress-Lzma2.061
137.IO-HTML1.00
138.IO-Interactive0.0.6
139.IO-SessionData1.03
140.IO-Socket-INET62.71
141.IO-Socket-IP0.22
142.IO-Socket-SSL1.953
143.IO-String1.08
144.IO-stringy2.110
145.IPC-Cmd0.84
146.IPC-Run0.92
147.IPC-Run30.046
148.IPC-System-Simple1.21
149.JSON2.59
150.JSON-XS2.34
151.libwww-perl6.05
152.List-MoreUtils0.33
153.local-lib1.008011
154.Locale-Codes3.26
155.Log-Message0.08
156.LWP-MediaTypes6.02
157.LWP-Online1.08
158.LWP-Protocol-https6.04
159.MailTools2.12
160.Math-BigInt-GMP1.37
161.Math-GMP2.06
162.Math-Int640.30
163.Math-MPC1.00
164.Math-MPFR3.18
165.Math-Prime-Util0.31
166.Math-Prime-Util-GMP0.14
167.Math-Random-ISAAC1.004
168.Math-Round0.06
169.MIME-Base643.14
170.MIME-Lite3.029
171.MIME-tools5.504
172.MIME-Types2.01
173.Module-Build0.4007
174.Module-Build0.4005
175.Module-Build-Tiny0.025
176.Module-Implementation0.07
177.Module-Metadata1.000014
178.Module-Pluggable4.8
179.Module-Runtime0.013
180.Moo1.003000
181.Moose2.1005
182.MooseX-ClassAttribute0.27
183.MooseX-Declare0.35
184.MooseX-LazyRequire0.10
185.MooseX-Meta-TypeConstraint-ForceCoercion0.01
186.MooseX-Method-Signatures0.44
187.MooseX-NonMoose0.22
188.MooseX-Role-Parameterized1.00
189.MooseX-Traits0.11
190.MooseX-Types0.36
191.MooseX-Types-DateTime0.08
192.MooseX-Types-Structured0.28
193.Mozilla-CA20130114
194.MRO-Compat0.12
195.namespace-autoclean0.13
196.namespace-clean0.24
197.Net-HTTP6.06
198.Net-SMTP-TLS0.12
199.Net-SSH20.51
200.Net-SSLeay1.55
201.Net-Telnet3.04
202.Number-Compare0.03
203.Object-Accessor0.48
204.Package-DeprecationManager0.13
205.Package-Stash0.35
206.Package-Stash-XS0.28
207.PAR1.007
208.PAR-Dist0.49
209.PAR-Dist-FromPPD0.03
210.PAR-Dist-InstallPPD0.02
211.PAR-Repository-Client0.25
212.PAR-Repository-Query0.14
213.Params-Check0.38
214.Params-Util1.07
215.Params-Validate1.08
216.Parse-Binary0.11
217.Parse-CPAN-Meta1.4405
218.Parse-Method-Signatures1.003015
219.perlfaq5.0150043
220.pip1.19
221.pler1.06
222.Pod-Parser1.61
223.Pod-Perldoc3.20
224.Pod-Usage1.63
225.Portable1.18
226.PPI1.215
227.PPM11.11_02
228.Probe-Perl0.03
229.Role-Tiny1.003001
230.Scalar-List-Utils1.30
231.SOAP-Lite1.04
232.Socket2.011
233.Socket60.23
234.Sort-Naturally1.03
235.Sort-Versions1.5
236.Storable2.45
237.strictures1.004004
238.String-CRC321.4
239.Sub-Exporter0.986
240.Sub-Exporter-Progressive0.001010
241.Sub-Install0.926
242.Sub-Name0.05
243.Sub-Uplevel0.24
244.Task-Weaken1.04
245.Template-Tiny1.12
246.Template-Toolkit2.25
247.Term-ReadLine-Perl1.0303
248.Term-UI0.36
249.TermReadKey2.30.02
250.Test-CheckDeps0.006
251.Test-Deep0.110
252.Test-Differences0.61
253.Test-Exception0.32
254.Test-Fatal0.010
255.Test-Harness3.28
256.Test-Manifest1.23
257.Test-NoWarnings1.04
258.Test-Object0.07
259.Test-Output1.02
260.Test-Requires0.07
261.Test-Script1.07
262.Test-SubCalls1.09
263.Test-Tester0.109
264.Test-use-ok0.11
265.Test-Warn0.24
266.Text-Diff1.41
267.Text-Glob0.09
268.Text-ParseWords3.29
269.Text-Patch1.8
270.Text-Tabs+Wrap2013.0523
271.threads1.87
272.Tie-EncryptedHash1.24
273.Time-Piece1.21
274.TimeDate2.30
275.Tree-DAG_Node1.12
276.Try-Tiny0.16
277.Unicode-Collate0.98
278.URI1.60
279.Variable-Magic0.52
280.Win32-API0.75
281.Win32-Console-ANSI1.05
282.Win32-EventLog0.076
283.Win32-Exe0.17
284.Win32-File0.06
285.Win32-File-Object0.02
286.Win32-OLE0.1709
287.Win32-Pipe0.024
288.Win32-Process0.14
289.Win32-TieRegistry0.26
290.Win32-UTCFileTime1.56
291.Win32-WinError0.03
292.Win32API-Registry0.32
293.WWW-Mechanize1.72
294.WWW-RobotRules6.02
295.XML-LibXML2.0019
296.XML-LibXSLT1.81
297.XML-NamespaceSupport1.11
298.XML-Parser2.41
299.XML-SAX0.99
300.XML-SAX-Base1.08
301.XML-SAX-Expat0.50
302.XML-Simple2.20
303.YAML0.84
304.YAML-LibYAML0.41
305.YAML-Tiny1.51

List of external tools and libraries included in Strawberry Perl: Collapse

IDPackageHomepageNote
1.binutils-2.23.2http://www.gnu.org/software/binutils/
2.db-6.0.20http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/database/berkeleydb/downloads/index.html
3.dmake-SVN20091127http://tools.openoffice.org/dmake/index.html
4.expat-2.1.0http://expat.sourceforge.net/
5.freeglut-2.8.1http://freeglut.sourceforge.net/
6.freetype-2.5.0.1http://www.freetype.org/
7.gcc-4.7.3http://gcc.gnu.org/
8.gdbm-1.8.3http://www.gnu.org/software/gdbm/
9.gendef-rev4724http://mingw-w64.sourceforge.net/
10.gfortran-4.7.3http://gcc.gnu.org/
11.giflib-5.0.4http://giflib.sourceforge.net/
12.gmp-5.1.2http://gmplib.org/
13.jpeg-9http://www.ijg.org/
14.libXpm-3.5.10http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/xlibs
15.libgd-2.1.0http://www.libgd.org/
16.libiconv-1.14http://www.gnu.org/software/libiconv/
17.libpng-1.6.3http://www.libpng.org/pub/png/libpng.html
18.libssh2-1.4.3http://www.libssh2.org
19.libxml2-2.9.1http://xmlsoft.org/
20.libxslt-1.1.28http://xmlsoft.org/XSLT/
21.make-3.82http://www.gnu.org/software/make/
22.mingw-w64-stable-2.0.8-r5746http://mingw-w64.sourceforge.net/
23.mpc-1.0.1http://www.multiprecision.org/
24.mpfr-3.1.2http://www.mpfr.org/
25.mysql-5.1.44http://www.mysql.com/
26.openssl-1.0.1ehttp://www.openssl.org/
27.patch-2.5.9-7http://gnuwin32.sourceforge.net/packages/patch.htm
28.pexports-0.44http://www.emmestech.com/software/pexports-0.43/download_pexports.html
29.postgresql-9.2.4http://www.postgresql.org/
30.pthreads-win32-2.10.0http://sourceware.org/pthreads-win32/
31.t1lib-5.1.2http://www.t1lib.org/
32.tiff-4.0.3http://remotesensing.org/libtiff/
33.xz-5.0.5http://tukaani.org/xz/
34.zlib-1.2.8http://www.zlib.net/

Version details: Collapse

Perl version details:

Summary of my perl5 (revision 5 version 18 subversion 1) configuration:
   
  Platform:
    osname=MSWin32, osvers=4.0, archname=MSWin32-x64-multi-thread
    uname='Win32 strawberry-perl 5.18.1.1 #1 Tue Aug 13 17:18:28 2013 x64'
    config_args='undef'
    hint=recommended, useposix=true, d_sigaction=undef
    useithreads=define, usemultiplicity=define
    useperlio=define, d_sfio=undef, uselargefiles=define, usesocks=undef
    use64bitint=define, use64bitall=undef, uselongdouble=undef
    usemymalloc=n, bincompat5005=undef
  Compiler:
    cc='gcc', ccflags =' -s -O2 -DWIN32 -DWIN64 -DCONSERVATIVE  -DPERL_TEXTMODE_SCRIPTS -DPERL_IMPLI
CIT_CONTEXT -DPERL_IMPLICIT_SYS -DUSE_PERLIO -fno-strict-aliasing -mms-bitfields',
    optimize='-s -O2',
    cppflags='-DWIN32'
    ccversion='', gccversion='4.7.3', gccosandvers=''
    intsize=4, longsize=4, ptrsize=8, doublesize=8, byteorder=12345678
    d_longlong=define, longlongsize=8, d_longdbl=define, longdblsize=12
    ivtype='long long', ivsize=8, nvtype='double', nvsize=8, Off_t='long long', lseeksize=8
    alignbytes=8, prototype=define
  Linker and Libraries:
    ld='g++.exe', ldflags ='-s -L"C:\strawberry\perl\lib\CORE" -L"C:\strawberry\c\lib"'
    libpth=C:\strawberry\c\lib C:\strawberry\c\x86_64-w64-mingw32\lib
    libs=-lmoldname -lkernel32 -luser32 -lgdi32 -lwinspool -lcomdlg32 -ladvapi32 -lshell32 -lole32 -
loleaut32 -lnetapi32 -luuid -lws2_32 -lmpr -lwinmm -lversion -lodbc32 -lodbccp32 -lcomctl32
    perllibs=-lmoldname -lkernel32 -luser32 -lgdi32 -lwinspool -lcomdlg32 -ladvapi32 -lshell32 -lole
32 -loleaut32 -lnetapi32 -luuid -lws2_32 -lmpr -lwinmm -lversion -lodbc32 -lodbccp32 -lcomctl32
    libc=, so=dll, useshrplib=true, libperl=libperl518.a
    gnulibc_version=''
  Dynamic Linking:
    dlsrc=dl_win32.xs, dlext=dll, d_dlsymun=undef, ccdlflags=' '
    cccdlflags=' ', lddlflags='-mdll -s -L"C:\strawberry\perl\lib\CORE" -L"C:\strawberry\c\lib"'


Characteristics of this binary (from libperl): 
  Compile-time options: HAS_TIMES HAVE_INTERP_INTERN MULTIPLICITY
                        PERLIO_LAYERS PERL_DONT_CREATE_GVSV
                        PERL_HASH_FUNC_ONE_AT_A_TIME_HARD
                        PERL_IMPLICIT_CONTEXT PERL_IMPLICIT_SYS
                        PERL_MALLOC_WRAP PERL_PRESERVE_IVUV PERL_SAWAMPERSAND
                        USE_64_BIT_INT USE_ITHREADS USE_LARGE_FILES
                        USE_LOCALE USE_LOCALE_COLLATE USE_LOCALE_CTYPE
                        USE_LOCALE_NUMERIC USE_PERLIO USE_PERL_ATOF
  Built under MSWin32
  Compiled at Aug 13 2013 17:23:34
  @INC:
    C:/strawberry/perl/site/lib
    C:/strawberry/perl/vendor/lib
    C:/strawberry/perl/lib
    .

Gcc version details:

Using built-in specs.
COLLECT_GCC=C:\strawberry\c\bin\gcc.exe
COLLECT_LTO_WRAPPER=c:/strawberry/c/bin/../libexec/gcc/x86_64-w64-mingw32/4.7.3/lto-wrapper.exe
Target: x86_64-w64-mingw32
Configured with: ../../../src/gcc-4.7.3/configure --build=x86_64-w64-mingw32 --target=x86_64-w64-min
gw32 --enable-languages=c,c++,fortran --enable-libgomp --enable-lto --enable-bootstrap --enable-chec
king=release --enable-version-specific-runtime-libs --disable-multilib --disable-nls --disable-win32
-registry --disable-werror --with-pkgversion='release with patches / build 20130526 by strawberryper
l.com' --with-sysroot=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw64 --with-gmp=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw64 --with-mpfr=/gccb
uild/prefix/mingw64 --with-mpc=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw64 --with-ppl=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw64 --with-c
loog=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw64 --enable-cloog-backend=isl --with-bugurl=http://mingwfp.znix.com --wit
h-gnu-ld --disable-cloog-version-check --disable-ppl-version-check --prefix=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw64
 --with-local-prefix=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw64 --with-libiconv-prefix=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw64
Thread model: win32
gcc version 4.7.3 (release with patches / build 20130526 by strawberryperl.com) 

OpenSSL version details:

OpenSSL 1.0.1e 11 Feb 2013
built on: Sat Aug 10 08:44:58 GMT 2013
platform: mingw64
options:  bn(64,64) rc4(16x,int) des(idx,cisc,2,long) idea(int) blowfish(idx) 
compiler: gcc -D_WINDLL -DOPENSSL_PIC -DZLIB -DOPENSSL_THREADS -D_MT -DDSO_WIN32 -DL_ENDIAN -O3 -Wal
l -DWIN32_LEAN_AND_MEAN -DUNICODE -D_UNICODE -DOPENSSL_IA32_SSE2 -DOPENSSL_BN_ASM_MONT -DOPENSSL_BN_
ASM_MONT5 -DOPENSSL_BN_ASM_GF2m -DSHA1_ASM -DSHA256_ASM -DSHA512_ASM -DMD5_ASM -DAES_ASM -DVPAES_ASM
 -DBSAES_ASM -DWHIRLPOOL_ASM -DGHASH_ASM