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It was a light week due to the holidays. There were 52 messages across 26 threads, with 14 authors contributing. About half were directly related to patch submission.
The bulk of the non-patch postings this week centered around the JIT. Nothing earth-shattering, although problems with gcc 2.96 under Red Hat Linux have shut things down for that configuration.
Dan Sugalski provided primitives for output.
The Perl Development Grant Fund crested 25%.
Bryan C. Warnock