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Re: [Round 2] Taking CPANPLUS out of core

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From:
Dave Rolsky
Date:
September 30, 2012 09:43
Subject:
Re: [Round 2] Taking CPANPLUS out of core
Message ID:
alpine.DEB.2.00.1209301142160.30905@urth.org
On Sun, 30 Sep 2012, Craig A. Berry wrote:

> better, that's the one I favor (e.g., I'd be happy to see us admit
> that Module::Build has failed to supplant MakeMaker and remove it from
> core).  In the particular case of CPAN/CPANPLUS, the latter is the one

Not to drag us too off-topic (again), but this can (probably) never 
happen. As long as Module::Build is used by modules on CPAN, shipping it 
in the core is a very good thing. At a minimum, the core needs to ship 
with all the modules needed to install more modules off of CPAN,


-dave

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