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Re: Alternatives to Module::Starter

by petdance (Parson)
on Jan 20, 2012 at 16:51 UTC ( #948990=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Alternatives to Module::Starter

Hi, I'm the creator of Module::Starter, but have handed off maintenance to someone else. When I created Module::Starter in 2004, there was literally no tool to create a skeleton module. h2xs created a .pm file, but none of the other trappings of a good module distribution like .t files.

I've stopped maintaining Module::Starter for two reasons: Module::Starter as it stands now works just fine for what I want, and Dist::Zilla is (to me) the heir apparent to the throne.

I suggest that you look seriously at dzil and talk to RJBS about any ideas you have before you go and roll your own. Ricardo is a fantastically responsive author.