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Change the way Perl modules are installed, update the default Perl to 5.18.
Before, we had:
site_perl : lib/perl5/site_perl/5.18
site_perl/perl_arch : lib/perl5/site_perl/5.18/mach
perl_man3 : lib/perl5/5.18/man/man3
Now we have:
site_perl : lib/perl5/site_perl
site_arch : lib/perl5/site_perl/mach/5.18
perl_man3 : lib/perl5/site_perl/man/man3
Modules without any .so will be installed at the same place regardless of the
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Imagine this nightmare scenario: your boss tells you about a legacy system you
have to support. How bad could it be? COBOL? Fortran? Worse: it's an embedded
6502 system run by a family of squirrels. Fortunately there's a pure Perl 6502
emulator that works so well the squirrels will never know the difference.