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Re: [perl #118195] Module::CoreList is too often behind blead

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Chris 'BinGOs' Williams
June 14, 2013 13:41
Re: [perl #118195] Module::CoreList is too often behind blead
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On Fri, Jun 14, 2013 at 08:53:47AM -0400, David Golden wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 14, 2013 at 8:34 AM, Nicholas Clark <> wrote:
> > Should this test always be expected to pass?
> >
> > $ ./perl -Ilib -MModule::CoreList -le 'print Module::CoreList->find_version($]) ? "ok" : "not ok"'
> > not ok
> >
> >
> > That's effectively the problem that Andreas hits. So should we add that as
> > a test? (And ensure that the version bump automation keeps it passing)
> We have a sort of race condition in that we need M::CL shipped to CPAN
> without the newly bumped version.
> If there's a clean commit point before the bump, (possibly just the
> release tag) I suppose BinGOs can jump back to that commit and release
> from it.
> I'm also not sure the version bump automation is going to easily play
> nice with M::CL's needs.
> But I like the idea of a Porting test to ensure M::CL gets updated
> when the version is bumped, whether automated or not.

I have been taking the Module-CoreList to release to CPAN either from
the tarballs that release managers make available or from the tagged

Chris Williams
aka BinGOs
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