Re: source dependencies cleanup (Perl)?

Alan Cox (
Thu, 5 Dec 1996 23:16:08 +0000 (GMT)

> There is precedent for this. While you weren't looking, this got stuck
> in the kernel source tree (don't know how long ago, but definitely in
> the 1.3 series):
> ratboy:/usr/src/linux# head drivers/scsi/

I've nothing against perl. I'd prefer bash if possible for critical stuff.
One reason for this is porting perl and getting it working right when
moving to a new architecture is not trivial.