Minor: MS version info

Julian Field mailscanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Tue Aug 3 08:48:43 IST 2004

At 08:39 03/08/2004, you wrote:
>I have changed it to say "%vd (%f)", $^V, $]
>which will hopefully work on old and new versions?
>I can't find a 5.005 system here to test it on. Can someone do
>         printf "%vd (%f)\n", $^V, $];
>and let me know if it works or not please?

Even better, please try this:
   printf("This is Perl version %f (%vd)\n", $], $^V);
as that appears to work on 5.004.
Julian Field
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