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Re^9: Do Pure Perl CPAN packages really need to use ExtUtils::Command::MM?

by ikegami (Pope)
on Feb 25, 2011 at 19:31 UTC ( #890212=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^8: Do Pure Perl CPAN packages really need to use ExtUtils::Command::MM?
in thread Do Pure Perl CPAN packages really need to use ExtUtils::Command::MM?

If you didn't realize that this whole discussion was about distros where files meant only for build/test should not escape the distro?

Our discussion was about your claims that M::M has special requirements for test files if they want to use modules that aren't to be installed.

There are other replies to your OP that might relate to that, but I didn't read those. I already had enough on my hands with this topic.

./Build supports all of the above

You said you wanted something portable though. That's very specific to M::B, so it doesn't mean your own requirements. It's also totally unnecessary if the test script would actually run.


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