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Nicholas Clark
February 14, 2013 06:11
Re: perlopentut modernization
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On Thu, Feb 14, 2013 at 06:04:48AM +0000, Nicholas Clark wrote:

> Why not? In that, the core distribution doesn't need to install its own
> "test_requires". It would be perfectly feasible to have the module in the
> tarball and use it for testing, but to edit the installation scripts to
> skip installing it.
> If it's the best tool for the job, and avoids wheel re-invention, it seems
> the best solution.

Aha. Because it's not self-contained, or anything like that. It has a
pretty large list of pre-requisites of its own:


I'll repeat though, that the core distribution doesn't need to install and
modules only used for testing. (Or for building, for that matter).

Nicholas Clark

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