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[perl #125503] Removal of Test::Warnings not documented.

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Tony Cook via RT
June 28, 2015 23:50
[perl #125503] Removal of Test::Warnings not documented.
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On Sun Jun 28 11:46:20 2015, wrote:
> With 5.20.2 I was able to run the tests for List::AllUtils without
> any problem.  Converesely, when I used packages which required
> Module::Build I got a warning that that was deprecated and would
> be removed.
> But with 5.22.0 Test::Warnings has fallen out of the core and I
> am unexpectedly having to add several modules to get all the
> tests in each to pass.
> Perlbug tells me that Module::Warnings is not a core module, so
> I assume this change is deliberate - it would have been nice to
> see it documented.

Test::Warnings wasn't part of core perl in 5.20.2:

 tony$ git grep Test::Warnings v5.20.2

I assume "Module::Warnings" is a typo, since I don't see it on
CPAN or in 5.20.0.

List::AllUtils correctly declares a dependency on Test::Warnings,
so you're either installing manually (in which case you should be
following the dependencies manually) or the cpan* tool you're
using isn't following the dependencies correctly, which you
should report to its author.

Closing this ticket.


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