Yes, good idea, though I don't understand:
- Why can't ActiveState be persuaded to distribute every
module as a ppm?
- Additionally/alternatively: why can't we download ppm's directly from CPAN
(e.g. only for those modules which require compilation). It's so frustrating to search for a module, check if it
needs to be compiled and then still have to search for the
(And I think that this functionality would improve