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Re: RFC: Deprecating Module::Build

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David E. Wheeler
June 1, 2013 00:19
Re: RFC: Deprecating Module::Build
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On May 31, 2013, at 10:47 AM, David Golden <> wrote:

> It requires Perl 5.8.3.  How did it ever build there before
> Module::Build was included in 5.10?

CPAN toolchain stuff, I guess. The code goes back many years; it used to be called KinoSearch.

> It probably required some manual
> effort.  It will require some manual effort again.


> Such distributions may want to explore Module::Build bundling:

Yeah, I guess that might be the best thing to do for such projects.


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