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Aristotle Pagaltzis
May 28, 2013 10:49
Re: is dead, long live
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* Johan Vromans <> [2013-05-28 09:40]:
> Plack is an excellent framework for writing web applications.

No, Plack is deployment glue for apps. If there’s a framework in there
between the app and the glue, that’s a separate layer altogether.

> Your Plack solution requires install of a huge collection of modules,
> including a lot of XS modules. The last time I tried to install Plack
> and Task::Plack (Fedora 17, with pristine 5.16.3) it bailed out after
> having installed some 90 modules.

I’ve never installed Task::Plack in my life. As for Plack itself, try
installing LWP first, then watch how many deps Plack installs on top of
that: only a handful, all pure-Perl if I’ve looked them up carefully.

Aristotle Pagaltzis // <>

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