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34 at 34 for v5.34: Modern Perl features for Perl’s birthday

“My birthday cake” by Wesley Bowler is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Friday, December 17, 2021, marked the thirty-fourth birth­day of the Perl pro­gram­ming lan­guage, and coin­ci­den­tal­ly this year saw the release of ver­sion 5.34. There are plen­ty of Perl devel­op­ers out there who haven’t kept up with recent (and not-​so-​recent) improve­ments to the lan­guage and its ecosys­tem, so I thought I might list a batch. (You may have seen some of these…

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