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Tidy up your PAUSE directories

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brian d foy
March 29, 2010 12:49
Tidy up your PAUSE directories
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It's time for Spring cleaning again. If you have ancient versions of
modules sitting around in your PAUSE directory, consider letting them
retire to BackPAN ( They don't disappear from
the world, but they don't inflate CPAN either. You don't have to do
anything, but many mirror operators might be happy that you did. :)

It's pretty simple. Log into your PAUSE account and follow the "Delete
files" link:

Select the files that you can retire and schedule them for deletion. In
three days, PAUSE deletes them. That gives you a chance to change your

Let's see how high we can increase the Schwartz:

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