develooper Front page | perl.module.build | Postings from December 2012

Re: How To Build A Perl Package Database

Thread Previous | Thread Next
From:
jvromans
Date:
December 16, 2012 21:24
Subject:
Re: How To Build A Perl Package Database
Message ID:
20686.15339.652942.692083@phoenix.squirrel.nl
[Quoting Leon Timmermans, on December 16 2012, 22:10, in "Re: How To Build A P"]
> There are many ways to deploy stuff, not everyone uses rpm/deb,
> there are good reasons not to do so: for starters it assumes you
> have root privileges.

Reality has overtaken these ancient views for a long time already.

Sudo wrappers help nonroot users.

On Android and iOS, users are not root yet they install apps all of
the time.

And so on.

Time to change views.

-- Johan






Thread Previous | Thread Next


nntp.perl.org: Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
Comments to Ask Bjørn Hansen at ask@perl.org | Group listing | About