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Re^3: What sets Perl back

by szbalint (Friar)
on Dec 11, 2005 at 13:41 UTC ( #515832=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: What sets Perl back
in thread What sets Perl back

Yeah, I hear your pain, some of it is shared by humble myself too.

What I'd love to see is some level of integration into package management, like in my case, apt-get.

Another annoyance is that CPAN:: doesn't have any uninstall/remove capabilities, or at least not something trivial like install <module> is.

CPAN is a great resource, but making it more accessible would help a lot in code reuse. There are some modules which depend on half of CPAN and installing such monsters are hard and annoying. When the compilation fails somewhere I have to figure which debian packages to install, then retry. Not really userfriendly.

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