Stories by Derek Balling

Scaling Sendmail

Derek Balling reports the sendmail setup tips he gleaned from the August 1999 O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention. Includes a rundown of several upcoming features in sendmail 8.10

What's new with Perl 5.6

Many great things are underway for Perl. Perl 5.6 will be coming out before the end of the year, which marks the abandonment of the version numbering scheme that has been around for years. The release should be available to the public before the end of 1999.
At last month's Perl Conference in Monterey, CA, Gurusamy Sarathy let everyone in on the news, telling the unwashed masses who aren't necessarily on the Perl-porters list what new stuff is to be expected from the next release version of Perl.