M.J.T. Guy [email@example.com] quoth:
*>The simplest fix would be if the README on CPAN/src contained somewhere
*>prominent the words "Latest is 5.005_03". And if this info was
*>automatically updated when the "latest" changes, of course.
The people would might need that probably are the same crowd that don't
read README's. Also, on the top of www.perl.com is a banner saying
" Perl Versions: Stable is 5.005_03. Devel is 5.005_62. "
If people care to look, I think the information is there...unless I missed