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can I delete a bad PAUSE upload?by gideondsouza (Pilgrim)
|on Jan 02, 2013 at 15:22 UTC||Need Help??|
gideondsouza has asked for the
wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
So I made my first PAUSE upload yesterday.
Unfortunately like an idiot I forgot the make dist and went and tar'd the thing myself :'( CPAN complained :
The distribution contains a blib/ directory and is therefore not being indexed. Hint: try 'make dist'.
Then to my dismay I learned CPAN will never take that same name again. So I made a version 0.02 and released it (all properly with a make dist) and all went well.
My module is here : Dancer::Plugin::Auth::Github. There is a version 0.01.
On pause I have a Delete files option, should I delete these files:
For anyone else who finds this and is a newbie like me:
You might usually do this to test whether your module make's ok. But then you have to do make dist in the end to build a tar that you can send to pause. Essentially do: