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Jos I. Boumans
December 26, 2004 09:18
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We are pleased to announce what should be the last beta before
the grand 0.051 release of CPANPLUS.

You can obtain it from

Or a CPAN near you.

Below is a list of changes in this release;

Changes for 0.050_04    Sun Dec 26 16:54:46 CET 2004

*   Add rsync support to CPANPLUS
*   List rsync mirrors during setup
*   Default to the email mentioned in during setup
*   Add timeout support for fetching files from mirrors
*   Config version has gone up because of new timeout version
     -- reconfiguration required
*   Mention Bundle::CPANPLUS::Dependencies in the Makefile.PL
*   Add license information to dslip output
*   Send N/A Grade to cpantesters when your perl version is
     too low according to the Makefile.PL
*   Drop dependancy on Mail::Send for test reporting, use a
     fixed version of Test::Reporter instead
*   Alias $modobj->name to $modobj->module for more DWIMery
*   cpan2dist now allows creation of distributions from local
     tarballs as well
*   cpan2dist now uses the newly defined dist standard to find
     out where distributions were created
*   cpan2dist (and CPANPLUS::Dist) plugin detection is now regex
*   Specifying CPANPLUS object id's when creating fake module
     or author objects is now optional
*   Small backward-compat hack to make sure old versions of
     ExtUtils::AutoInstall keep working with the new CPANPLUS
*   Various documentation patches
*   Update various bundled modules
	Jos Boumans

	"Time is nature's way of making sure all the sh*t doesn't happen
	at once"

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