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From:
Sawyer X
Date:
July 1, 2018 05:22
Subject:
Re: CPAN river 3000: baseline for 5.29 development cycle
Message ID:
8fa26d3d-d57d-3e22-0557-7e6ca8a9493a@gmail.com

On 06/29/2018 02:25 PM, H.Merijn Brand wrote:
> On Thu, 28 Jun 2018 16:01:56 -0700, Karen Etheridge <perl@froods.org>
> wrote:
>
>> On Thu, Jun 28, 2018 at 11:46 AM, James E Keenan <jkeenan@pobox.com> wrote:
>>
>>> You can find data from a test run of the "CPAN-river-top-3000" against
>>> perl-5.29.0 here:
>>>
>>> http://thenceforward.net/perl/misc/cpan-river-3000.perl-5.29.0.psv.gz  
>> Thanks Jim, this is awesome!
>>
>> One request, though, to minimize friction -- please could you save this
>> data as comma-separated (in a .csv file)? PSV seems to be "pipe separated
>> values", but most spreadsheets do not know how to parse this data natively,
>> which requires either manually renaming the file as .csv and reprocessing
>> its contents to switch to commas, or manually opening the file and clicking
>> through some dialog boxes to change the default separator value(s).  thanks!
> 1. Install Spreadsheet::Read
>
> 2. $ curl http://thenceforward.net/perl/misc/cpan-river-3000.perl-5.29.0.psv.gz |\
>      gzip -d | xlscat --in-sep='|' --csv >cpan-river-3000.perl-5.29.0.csv
>
> Problem solved

Or just produce it with commas (or tabs) instead.

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