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Funniest Module Name

by SolidState (Scribe)
on Sep 20, 2005 at 06:16 UTC ( #493370=perlmeditation: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

Hi Monks,
What is the funniest module name you have ever seen?
This question on the lighter side was prompted by seeing today a new module on CPAN, "Getopt::WonderBra" . LOL :-)

Edit: g0n - Moved to 'Meditations' from SoPW

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Re: Funniest Module Name
by jbrugger (Parson) on Sep 20, 2005 at 09:50 UTC
    Make your pick on CPAN's 8729 modules distributions...

    "We all agree on the necessity of compromise. We just can't agree on when it's necessary to compromise." - Larry Wall.

      I did, the name is in the question description... :-)

      However, perhaps the question is too hard - after all, there aren't that many modules with amusing names outside the Acme:: namespace.
      So how about an amusing description? This little gem is from the No::Die module:
      "Tired of using eval as a straightjacket on modules that have as much interest in life as chronically depressed lemmings? Now there's a 24 hour suicide watch in No::Die. Only modules you permit to die may - the rest will just have to live with it."

      Funny :-)

Re: Funniest Module Name
by PodMaster (Abbot) on Sep 20, 2005 at 12:37 UTC
    Why Bone::Easy ofcourse.

    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.

Re: Funniest Module Name
by Anonymous Monk on Sep 20, 2005 at 13:16 UTC
    Funniest I've seen used is: D'oh, which uses the perl4 style package separator.
Re: Funniest Module Name
by Limbic~Region (Chancellor) on Sep 20, 2005 at 17:12 UTC
Re: Funniest Module Name
by eyepopslikeamosquito (Canon) on Sep 20, 2005 at 21:34 UTC
Re: Funniest Module Name
by ysth (Canon) on Sep 21, 2005 at 04:18 UTC
Re: Funniest Module Name
by EvanCarroll (Chaplain) on Sep 21, 2005 at 06:42 UTC
    Perl6::Bundle // Perl6::Pugs
    http://search.cpan.org/~autrijus/Perl6-Pugs-6.2.9/lib/Perl6/Pugs.pm


    Evan Carroll
    www.EvanCarroll.com
Re: Funniest Module Name
by Aristotle (Chancellor) on Sep 23, 2005 at 05:59 UTC

    Ain’t a module, but also worth a mention: Highlander.

    Makeshifts last the longest.

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