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Re: Why don't CPAN.pm and cpanminus update modules, even if they know about newer modules?

by tinita (Parson)
on Aug 10, 2011 at 14:11 UTC ( #919664=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Why don't CPAN.pm and cpanminus update modules, even if they know about newer modules?

learned something new today from akoenig: usually there is a reason for a module not getting indexed, and the author gets an email with that reason.
But in case of HTML::Template 2.9 -> 2.10 it's just that 2.10 is a lower version than 2.9, unfortunately.

So whenever you are missing a module in the index, the author has probably gotten an email about that, but it doesn't hurt to create a bug report (emails get lost, bug reports don't =)
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