- No user interaction without defaults
- No loops, or at least no possibly infinite loops when the installation is not run interactively
Could you please elaborate on these points? What situation(s) are you trying to avoid? Those sound like experience-based rules ...
- In general, if you think something isn't in Perl, try it out, because it usually is. :-)
- "What is the sound of Perl? Is it not the sound of a wall that people have stopped banging their heads against?"
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