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From: Michael G Schwern
March 26, 2005 18:34
Message ID: 20050327023433.GA6883@windhund.schwern.org
On Sat, Mar 26, 2005 at 07:52:45PM -0500, Christopher H. Laco wrote:
> Well, unless I missed something [likely], to add things after the module
> is created or updated. Changing requirements, recommends, and
> build_requires for starters. Sometimes no_index when new modules are
> added to dists. Changing from the default one create with:
> # http://module-build.sourceforge.net/META-spec.html
> #XXXXXXX This is a prototype!!! It will change in the future!!! XXXXX#
> to the more clean/proper YAML 1.0...
MakeMaker has very rudimentary META.yml support and is unlikely to
improve in the future.
Module::Build, OTOH, can handle all this for you automatically.
build_requires, recommends, etc... so if you like META.yml, switch to
Switch to Module::Build anyway.