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Strawberry Perl (5.18.2.1-32bit) Release Notes

Released: Jan 7 2014

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 5.18.2: Collapse

IDDistributionVersionNote
1.Algorithm-Diff1.1902
2.aliased0.31
3.Alien-Tidypv1.4.7
4.Alt-Crypt-RSA-BigInt0.05
5.App-cpanminus1.7001
6.App-local-lib-Win32Helper0.990
7.App-module-version1.004
8.AppConfig1.66
9.Archive-Extract0.70
10.Archive-Tar1.96
11.Archive-Zip1.36
12.autodie2.22
13.AutoLoader5.74
14.B-Debug1.19
15.B-Hooks-EndOfScope0.12
16.B-Hooks-OP-Check0.19
17.bareword-filehandles0.003
18.BerkeleyDB0.54
19.Bytes-Random-Secure0.28
20.Capture-Tiny0.23
21.Carp1.32
22.Carp-Clan6.04
23.CGI.pm3.64
24.Class-Accessor0.34
25.Class-ErrorHandler0.03
26.Class-Inspector1.28
27.Class-Load0.20
28.Class-Load-XS0.06
29.Class-Loader2.03
30.Class-Method-Modifiers2.09
31.Class-Singleton1.4
32.Class-Tiny0.014
33.Clone0.36
34.Clone-PP1.02
35.common-sense3.72
36.Compress-Bzip22.17
37.Compress-Raw-Bzip22.063
38.Compress-Raw-Lzma2.063
39.Compress-Raw-Zlib2.063
40.Compress-unLZMA0.04
41.Config-Perl-V0.19
42.Context-Preserve0.01
43.Convert-ASCII-Armour1.4
44.Convert-ASN10.26
45.Convert-PEM0.08
46.CPAN-Checksums2.08
47.CPAN-DistnameInfo0.12
48.CPAN-Inject1.14
49.CPAN-Meta2.133380
50.CPAN-Meta-Check0.008
51.CPAN-Meta-Requirements2.125
52.CPAN-Meta-YAML0.010
53.CPAN-Mini1.111015
54.CPAN-SQLite0.203
55.CPANPLUS0.9144
56.CPANPLUS-Dist-Build0.74
57.Crypt-Blowfish2.14
58.Crypt-CAST5_PP1.04
59.Crypt-CBC2.33
60.Crypt-DES2.07
61.Crypt-DES_EDE30.01
62.Crypt-DH0.07
63.Crypt-DSA1.17
64.Crypt-IDEA1.10
65.Crypt-OpenSSL-AES0.02+fix for #77605
66.Crypt-OpenSSL-Bignum0.04+fix for #84369
67.Crypt-OpenSSL-DSA0.14+fix for #84367
68.Crypt-OpenSSL-Random0.04+fix for #56455
69.Crypt-OpenSSL-RSA0.28
70.Crypt-Random-Seed0.03
71.Crypt-Random-TESHA20.01
72.Crypt-Rijndael1.11
73.Crypt-RIPEMD1600.05
74.Crypt-SSLeay0.64
75.Crypt-Twofish2.17
76.Data-Buffer0.04
77.Data-Compare1.23
78.Data-Dump1.22
79.Data-OptList0.109
80.Data-Printer0.35
81.Data-Random0.11
82.DateTime1.06
83.DateTime-Locale0.45
84.DateTime-TimeZone1.63
85.DB_File1.831
86.DBD-ADO2.99
87.DBD-mysql4.025
88.DBD-ODBC1.45
89.DBD-Pg2.19.3
90.DBD-SQLite1.40
91.DBI1.630
92.DBIx-Simple1.35
93.DBM-Deep2.0010
94.Devel-Declare0.006014
95.Devel-GlobalDestruction0.12
96.Devel-PartialDump0.17
97.Devel-PPPort3.21
98.Digest-BubbleBabble0.02
99.Digest-HMAC1.03
100.Digest-MD22.03
101.Digest-MD52.53
102.Digest-SHA5.85
103.Digest-SHA12.13
104.Dist-CheckConflicts0.10
105.Encode2.57
106.Encode-Locale1.03
107.Eval-Closure0.11
108.ExtUtils-CBuilder0.280212
109.ExtUtils-Command1.18
110.ExtUtils-Config0.007
111.ExtUtils-Depends0.306
112.ExtUtils-F771.17
113.ExtUtils-Helpers0.021
114.ExtUtils-InstallPaths0.010
115.ExtUtils-MakeMaker6.84
116.ExtUtils-ParseXS3.22
117.FCGI0.74
118.File-chmod0.40
119.File-Fetch0.46
120.File-Find-Rule0.33
121.File-HomeDir1.00
122.File-Listing6.04
123.File-pushd1.005
124.File-Remove1.52
125.File-ShareDir1.03
126.File-Slurp9999.19
127.File-Temp0.2304
128.File-Which1.09
129.Filter1.49
130.GD2.50
131.Getopt-Long2.42
132.Hook-LexWrap0.24
133.HTML-Form6.03
134.HTML-Parser3.71
135.HTML-Tagset3.20
136.HTML-Tree5.03
137.HTTP-Cookies6.01
138.HTTP-Daemon6.01
139.HTTP-Date6.02
140.HTTP-Message6.06
141.HTTP-Negotiate6.01
142.HTTP-Server-Simple0.44
143.HTTP-Tiny0.039
144.Imager0.98
145.Import-Into1.002000
146.indirect0.31
147.IO-Compress2.063
148.IO-Compress-Lzma2.063
149.IO-HTML1.00
150.IO-Interactive0.0.6
151.IO-SessionData1.03
152.IO-Socket-INET62.71
153.IO-Socket-IP0.24
154.IO-Socket-SSL1.962
155.IO-String1.08
156.IO-stringy2.110
157.IPC-Cmd0.90
158.IPC-Run0.92
159.IPC-Run30.046
160.IPC-System-Simple1.25
161.JSON2.90
162.JSON-XS3.01
163.Lexical-SealRequireHints0.007
164.libnet1.23
165.libwww-perl6.05
166.List-MoreUtils0.33
167.local-lib2.000004
168.Locale-Codes3.28
169.Log-Message0.08
170.LWP-MediaTypes6.02
171.LWP-Online1.08
172.LWP-Protocol-https6.04
173.Math-BigInt-GMP1.37
174.Math-GMP2.06
175.Math-Int640.30
176.Math-MPC1.00
177.Math-MPFR3.21
178.Math-Pari2.01080605
179.Math-Prime-Util0.35
180.Math-Prime-Util-GMP0.16
181.Math-Random-ISAAC1.004
182.Math-Round0.06
183.MIME-Base643.14
184.Module-Build0.4203
185.Module-Build0.4005
186.Module-Build-Tiny0.030
187.Module-Implementation0.07
188.Module-Load-Conditional0.58
189.Module-Metadata1.000019
190.Module-Pluggable4.8
191.Module-Runtime0.013
192.Moo1.004002
193.Moose2.1005
194.MooseX-ClassAttribute0.27
195.MooseX-Declare0.38
196.MooseX-LazyRequire0.10
197.MooseX-Meta-TypeConstraint-ForceCoercion0.01
198.MooseX-Method-Signatures0.47
199.MooseX-NonMoose0.24
200.MooseX-Role-Parameterized1.02
201.MooseX-Traits0.12
202.MooseX-Types0.41
203.MooseX-Types-DateTime0.08
204.MooseX-Types-Structured0.30
205.Mozilla-CA20130114
206.MRO-Compat0.12
207.multidimensional0.011
208.namespace-autoclean0.15
209.namespace-clean0.24
210.Net-HTTP6.06
211.Net-SMTP-TLS0.12
212.Net-SSH20.53
213.Net-SSLeay1.55
214.Net-Telnet3.04
215.Number-Compare0.03
216.Object-Accessor0.48
217.Package-Constants0.04
218.Package-DeprecationManager0.13
219.Package-Stash0.36
220.Package-Stash-XS0.28
221.PAR1.007
222.PAR-Dist0.49
223.PAR-Dist-FromPPD0.03
224.PAR-Dist-InstallPPD0.02
225.PAR-Repository-Client0.25
226.PAR-Repository-Query0.14
227.Params-Check0.38
228.Params-Util1.07
229.Params-Validate1.08
230.parent0.228
231.Parse-Binary0.11
232.Parse-CPAN-Meta1.4409
233.Parse-Method-Signatures1.003015
234.Perl-OSType1.006
235.perlfaq5.0150044
236.pip1.19
237.pler1.06
238.Pod-Checker1.70
239.Pod-Parser1.61
240.Pod-Perldoc3.20
241.Pod-Usage1.63
242.podlators2.5.3
243.Portable1.18
244.PPI1.215
245.PPM11.11_02
246.Probe-Perl0.03
247.Role-Tiny1.003002
248.Scalar-List-Utils1.35
249.SOAP-Lite1.08
250.Socket2.013
251.Socket60.25
252.Sort-Naturally1.03
253.Sort-Versions1.5
254.Storable2.45
255.strictures1.005002
256.String-CRC321.5
257.Sub-Exporter0.987
258.Sub-Exporter-Progressive0.001011
259.Sub-Install0.927
260.Sub-Name0.05
261.Sub-Uplevel0.24
262.Task-Weaken1.04
263.Template-Tiny1.12
264.Template-Toolkit2.25
265.Term-Cap1.15
266.Term-ReadLine1.14
267.Term-ReadLine-Perl1.0303
268.Term-UI0.42
269.TermReadKey2.31+fix
270.Test-CheckDeps0.010
271.Test-Deep0.112
272.Test-Differences0.61
273.Test-Exception0.32
274.Test-Fatal0.013
275.Test-Harness3.30
276.Test-Manifest1.23
277.Test-NoWarnings1.04
278.Test-Object0.07
279.Test-Output1.03
280.Test-Requires0.07
281.Test-Script1.07
282.Test-Simple1.001002
283.Test-SubCalls1.09
284.Test-Tester0.109
285.Test-use-ok0.11
286.Test-Warn0.24
287.Text-Diff1.41
288.Text-Glob0.09
289.Text-ParseWords3.29
290.Text-Patch1.8
291.Text-Tabs+Wrap2013.0523
292.threads1.89
293.threads-shared1.45
294.Tie-EncryptedHash1.24
295.Time-HiRes1.9726
296.Time-Piece1.26
297.TimeDate2.30
298.Tree-DAG_Node1.18
299.Try-Tiny0.18
300.Types-Serialiser1.0
301.Unicode-Collate1.04
302.Unicode-Normalize1.17
303.URI1.60
304.Variable-Magic0.53
305.version0.9904
306.Win320.48
307.Win32-API0.75
308.Win32-Console-ANSI1.06
309.Win32-EventLog0.077
310.Win32-Exe0.17
311.Win32-File0.07
312.Win32-File-Object0.02
313.Win32-OLE0.1711
314.Win32-Pipe0.025
315.Win32-Process0.16
316.Win32-TieRegistry0.26
317.Win32-UTCFileTime1.56
318.Win32-WinError0.04
319.Win32API-Registry0.32
320.WWW-Mechanize1.73
321.WWW-RobotRules6.02
322.XML-LibXML2.0108
323.XML-LibXSLT1.84
324.XML-NamespaceSupport1.11
325.XML-Parser2.41
326.XML-SAX0.99
327.XML-SAX-Base1.08
328.XML-SAX-Expat0.50
329.XML-Simple2.20
330.YAML0.88
331.YAML-LibYAML0.41
332.YAML-Tiny1.56

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 2) configuration:
   
  Platform:
    osname=MSWin32, osvers=6.2, archname=MSWin32-x86-multi-thread-64int
    uname='Win32 strawberry-perl 5.18.2.1 #1 Tue Jan  7 16:30:36 2014 i386'
    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  -DPERL_TEXTMODE_SCRIPTS -DPERL_IMPLICIT_CONTEXT -DPERL_IMPL
ICIT_SYS -DUSE_PERLIO -fno-strict-aliasing -mms-bitfields',
    optimize='-s -O2',
    cppflags='-DWIN32'
    ccversion='', gccversion='4.7.3', gccosandvers=''
    intsize=4, longsize=4, ptrsize=4, 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\i686-w64-mingw32\lib C:\strawberry\c\lib\gcc\i686-w64
-mingw32\4.7.3
    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 Jan  7 2014 16:39:31
  %ENV:
    PERL_MM_USE_DEFAULT="1"
  @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/i686-w64-mingw32/4.7.3/lto-wrapper.exe
Target: i686-w64-mingw32
Configured with: ../../../src/gcc-4.7.3/configure --build=i686-w64-mingw32 --target=i686-w64-mingw32
 --enable-languages=c,c++,fortran --enable-libgomp --enable-lto --enable-bootstrap --enable-checking
=release --enable-version-specific-runtime-libs --disable-multilib --disable-nls --disable-win32-reg
istry --disable-werror --with-pkgversion='release with patches / build 20130526 by strawberryperl.co
m' --with-sysroot=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw32 --with-gmp=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw32 --with-mpfr=/gccbuild
/prefix/mingw32 --with-mpc=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw32 --with-ppl=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw32 --with-cloog
=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw32 --enable-cloog-backend=isl --with-bugurl=http://mingwfp.znix.com --with-gn
u-ld --disable-cloog-version-check --disable-ppl-version-check --prefix=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw32 --w
ith-local-prefix=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw32 --with-libiconv-prefix=/gccbuild/prefix/mingw32
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: Fri Aug  9 21:12:27 GMT 2013
platform: mingw
options:  bn(64,32) rc4(8x,mmx) des(ptr,risc1,16,long) idea(int) blowfish(idx) 
compiler: gcc -D_WINDLL -DOPENSSL_USE_APPLINK -DOPENSSL_PIC -DZLIB -DOPENSSL_THREADS -D_MT -DDSO_WIN
32 -DL_ENDIAN -DWIN32_LEAN_AND_MEAN -fomit-frame-pointer -O3 -march=i486 -Wall -DOPENSSL_BN_ASM_PART
_WORDS -DOPENSSL_IA32_SSE2 -DOPENSSL_BN_ASM_MONT -DOPENSSL_BN_ASM_GF2m -DSHA1_ASM -DSHA256_ASM -DSHA
512_ASM -DMD5_ASM -DRMD160_ASM -DAES_ASM -DVPAES_ASM -DWHIRLPOOL_ASM -DGHASH_ASM