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David Golden
June 1, 2013 02:02
Re: RFC: Deprecating Module::Build
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On Fri, May 31, 2013 at 8:19 PM, David E. Wheeler <> wrote:
>> Such distributions may want to explore Module::Build bundling:
> Yeah, I guess that might be the best thing to do for such projects.

I still don't understand why someone wouldn't use the CPAN toolchain.
Or rather -- if someone is in an extremely constrained environment
(e.g. no Internet access allowed, no local minicpan allowed), then
they're living under such a strict security regime anyway that a
little bit of extra manual work is probably so typical as to not be a

Are these masochistic CPAN-avoiding users real or just boogeymen?


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