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Re^4: The quantity vs. quality lesson

by flyingmoose (Priest)
on Jun 03, 2004 at 17:05 UTC ( #360286=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Re: Re: The quantity vs. quality lesson
in thread The quantity vs. quality lesson

We could eliminate this if there was a module screening system in place, but it appears CPAN is just open access... as a result, all of our time is used less efficiently and we are annoyed more often. A cabal controlling entrance to CPAN, if friendly enough, will replace quantity with quality.

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Re^5: The quantity vs. quality lesson
by eserte (Deacon) on Jun 03, 2004 at 19:15 UTC
    So why don't you do it? There is cpanratings, there is cpantesters, there is All you need is to gather the data from those sources, develop some metrics for good quality modules and present these modules.

    Sigh, rather annoyed by this thread ...

Re^5: The quantity vs. quality lesson
by PodMaster (Abbot) on Jun 03, 2004 at 19:11 UTC
    Remember the module list? That approach was tried and failed.

    MJD says "you can't just make shit up and expect the computer to know what you mean, retardo!"
    I run a Win32 PPM repository for perl 5.6.x and 5.8.x -- I take requests (README).
    ** The third rule of perl club is a statement of fact: pod is sexy.

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