ANNOUNCE: Embperl 2.2.0

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Beside some small fixes, this release adds support for Apache 2.2 and a dump
meta command which simplifies debugging.


Embperl is a system for building dynamic websites with Perl.

It gives you the power to embed Perl code in your HTML/XML documents and the
ability to build your Web site out of small reusable objects in an
object-oriented style.

Embperl has several features which are especially useful for creating
Websites, including dynamic tables, form field processing, URL
escaping/unescaping, session handling, caching, xslt transformation and

See (english) or /
(german) for more information.



Changes since 2.1.0:

    - Added new command [$ dump $] which can be used
      to dump variables to logfiles or to the output
      for debugging purpose.

    - [$ sub $] return value is handled now corretly
      in scalar and array context

    - Added support for Apache 2.2

    - Added Table of Content pod file, which lists
      all available Embperl documentation, to get
      a better overview. Thanks to Axel Beckert.

    - Fixed Cookie expire calculation, because
      relative exipre times where only calculated
      once at server startup. Spotted by Derrick Spell.

    - Fixed parsing of Cache configuration functions in
      httpd.conf. Spotted by Carl Eklof.

    - Added better handling of Out Of Memory condition,
      i.e. log error end try to clean up instead of

    - Fixed segfault that could occur because a non
      string value is passed as string index, which
      crashed if such a string index doesn't exists.
      Spotted by Carl Eklof.

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