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Subject: Spec: clarify use of 'perl' in prereqs
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Most of the toolchain respects 'perl' in a prereqs hash and treats it differently than other modules. We should define desired semantics for perl with version ranges or perl that shows up in requires (e.g. 5.8) and recommends (e.g. 5.16).

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