Performance Problems Plague Perl on Red HatAug 27, 2008, 12:31 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Reuven Lerner)
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"This problem has been noted in Red Hat's bug tracker for some time, with the first mention occurring in November 2007. The problem appears to be specific to Red Hat's compliation and distribution of Perl, rather than a particular Perl version or a specific module."