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Its funny but after all these years of doing Perl, I have never had to worry about generic installation because I have always has root access to the machines I worked on. However, I am about to deliver a utility I created for a client, and need to write an installation script that checks for specific modules, downloads them and installs them, and creates and installs parts of the utility in user selected directories.

Now, of course what I am curious about is if there a script someplace which will be easily altered to do this or if there is a module that can get me halfway there.


I admit it, I am Paco.

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