in reply to
Re^2: RFC: How to Release Modules on CPAN in 2011
in thread RFC: How to Release Modules on CPAN in 2011
make has been a prerequisite to build ...
Perhaps you are reacting to the word "inherently"? I think that might have been a bit too strong, as it implies unsolvability. It is a solvable portability problem, though not necessarily for a novice and not necessarily for all users on a system....
If the intent is to inform, its best to remain factual when touching upon a subject, its better than the alternative :)