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From: Bryan C . Warnock
February 8, 2001 12:00
Message ID: firstname.lastname@example.org
On Wednesday 31 December 1969 18:59, Branden wrote:
> Yes. Packaging is what's important. I actually expect to not have to
> the `par' and have perl6's magic filehandles decompress a file from the
> package `on-the-fly'. I think zip is the way to go! Is there any
> platform/license or any other restricting issues we should care about zip?
> Is it ported to all platforms Perl currently runs on? Is there a Perl
> for handling zips?
I've always handled this by slapping the .tgz package into the DATA section
of a perl script that DWIMs. Sort of a self-executable zip file.
Bryan C. Warnock