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=head1 NAME

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perlmacos - Perl under Mac OS (Classic)
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=head1 SYNOPSIS

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For Mac OS X see README.macosx

Perl under Mac OS Classic has not been supported since before Perl 5.10
(April 2004).
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When we say "Mac OS" below, we mean Mac OS 7, 8, and 9, and I<not>
Mac OS X.
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=head1 DESCRIPTION

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The port of Perl to to Mac OS was officially removed as of Perl 5.12,
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though the last official production release of MacPerl corresponded to 
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Perl 5.6. While Perl 5.10 included the port to Mac OS, ExtUtils::MakeMaker,
a core part of Perl's module installation infrastructure officially dropped support for Mac OS in April 2004.
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=head1 AUTHOR

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Perl was ported to Mac OS by Matthias Neeracher
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E<lt>neeracher@mac.comE<gt>. Chris Nandor E<lt>pudge@pobox.comE<gt>
continued development and maintenance for the duration of the port's life.