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  • Dear testers, Cpantesters is a unique infrastructure. I (ab)use it to collect platform specific information around POSIX compliancy, which I cannot find anywhere else. I need more uncommon platforms ...
    Mark OvermeerMark Overmeer
    Apr 1, 2015 at 8:14 am
    Apr 1, 2015 at 8:14 am
  • Hi, I am working on an article describing the infrastructure behind the various systems the Perl community uses. I'd also like to cover the CPAN Testers. The central system, that collects the ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Mar 30, 2015 at 1:15 pm
    Mar 30, 2015 at 1:15 pm
  • Hi, I am trying to install php interpreter so that I can call a perl script from with in a php file. I tried to install PHP interpreter from CPAN module but haven't been able to call a perl script ...
    Uday Shankar KintaliUday Shankar Kintali
    Mar 29, 2015 at 5:04 pm
    Mar 30, 2015 at 5:39 pm
  • Hi Jed, If someone wants to create some, I can host them on http://iheart.cpantesters.org :) Cheers, Barbie. -- Birmingham.pm - http://birmingham.pm.org CPAN Testers - http://cpantesters.org YAPC ...
    Mar 25, 2015 at 7:04 pm
    Mar 25, 2015 at 8:36 pm
  • Hello I'm planning to develop a tool that will show which modules of an author have problems on latest development and non-development major releases of perl (currently - 5.21.x and 5.20.x). For this ...
    Alexandr CiorniiAlexandr Ciornii
    Mar 15, 2015 at 9:30 pm
    Mar 16, 2015 at 1:49 pm
  • Hi, In my work I sometimes need to install perl distributions from CPAN. This includes building/testing the dist for a matrix of OS x perl ver. I wonder if I can get the info from CPANTESTERS about ...
    Zhenyi ZhouZhenyi Zhou
    Mar 15, 2015 at 9:04 am
    Mar 22, 2015 at 1:23 pm
  • Hi there, In the "PASS" matrix there are various platforms that are unclear to me. For example http://www.cpantesters.org/distro/T/Term-ReadPassword-Win32.html has "Debian GNU/kFreeBSD" and it is not ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Feb 16, 2015 at 1:42 pm
    Mar 8, 2015 at 11:31 pm
  • I send test reports from CPAN/CPANPLUS as I install modules, but yesterday metabase/cpantesters was down. So I changed the transport in my .cpanreporter/config.ini from "Metabase ..." to "File ...
    Jan 14, 2015 at 8:01 pm
    Jan 20, 2015 at 5:03 pm
  • Hi, I've been getting a redirect loop from cpantesters.org for the last few days. I haven't seen any traffic about it here, so I'm wondering if it's just me. Thanks, Diab
    Diab JeriusDiab Jerius
    Jan 13, 2015 at 2:41 pm
    Jan 17, 2015 at 3:00 pm
  • http://blogs.perl.org/users/chad_exodist_granum/2015/01/test-simple-updated-release-plan.html Now planning to go stable 2015-03-19, to sync up a bit more with the blead-release cycle.
    Chad GranumChad Granum
    Jan 7, 2015 at 9:04 pm
    Jan 7, 2015 at 9:04 pm
  • Related blog post: http://blogs.perl.org/users/chad_exodist_granum/2015/01/test-simple-release-plan.html TL;DR: Unless someone finds something significant I will release the new internals for ...
    Chad GranumChad Granum
    Jan 4, 2015 at 4:30 pm
    Jan 4, 2015 at 4:30 pm
  • Greetings, http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/87f32f1b-6bfc-1014-907c-10e94300afcd Has anyone encountered any reports like this before, where it seems like there is nothing in the @inc for ...
    Dan CollinsDan Collins
    Dec 21, 2014 at 3:27 pm
    Dec 23, 2014 at 3:19 pm
  • Sinan Ünür gave a talk at NY.pm this week and pointed out that subtle differences between nmake and dmake are a problem. I think most of our Windows smokers are using Strawberry (with MinGW and ...
    David GoldenDavid Golden
    Dec 18, 2014 at 3:55 pm
    Dec 29, 2014 at 10:56 pm
  • Hi, How do I view the output of the 'perl Makefile.PL' stage of a failing test report - eg for http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/cc861d30-7e1e-11e4-b0eb-6fe8e0bfc7aa Cheers, Rob
    Dec 8, 2014 at 3:23 am
    Dec 9, 2014 at 1:45 pm
  • From: Chris Williams BINGOS Subject: PASS Forks-Super-0.57 v5.14.1 FreeBSD Dtate: 2011-12-16T08:05:10Z This distribution has been tested as park of the CPAN Testers project, supporting the Perl ...
    Tran BangTran Bang
    Dec 6, 2014 at 10:44 am
    Dec 6, 2014 at 10:44 am
  • Chris, I don't know what the PaxHeaders problem here is about, do you? http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/47822756 How invasive is that? How can it be stopped? -- andreas
    Andreas KoenigAndreas Koenig
    Nov 20, 2014 at 7:07 am
    Nov 20, 2014 at 3:48 pm
  • Hi David, Over the last few weeks I've received several reports a day from you resembling this one: http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/db627ca0-6fd5-1014-a217-e5f15cf4dae8 ...where tests fail ...
    Karen EtheridgeKaren Etheridge
    Nov 13, 2014 at 6:10 pm
    Nov 24, 2014 at 7:15 am
  • Hi everyone, Is the report below correct? It's reported as a FAIL, but it looks like it was a system error from outside the test itself ...
    Nov 12, 2014 at 6:02 pm
    Nov 12, 2014 at 8:02 pm
  • Hi, I loaded a CPAN module yesterday (File::Sort) and since then, when I compile a perl (v5.16.3) program I get various warning messages (see below) which appear to be some CPANTester output. How can ...
    Carol PhillipsCarol Phillips
    Nov 12, 2014 at 9:56 am
    Nov 12, 2014 at 9:56 am
  • Since some hours metabase does not accept reports anymore: fact submission failed: submission was not stored: Too many bytes in this Domain. at ...
    Slaven RezicSlaven Rezic
    Nov 12, 2014 at 6:52 am
    Nov 12, 2014 at 6:24 pm
  • Hi, Anyone reading this running Yosemite and Safari 8.0? If so, do you see anything weird when you look at this page ...
    Neil BowersNeil Bowers
    Nov 3, 2014 at 1:09 pm
    Nov 3, 2014 at 2:16 pm
  • Guys, I'm sure this has been covered before, but I don't remember the answer ... Why do the stats from the author page not match the stats from the distro page? For instance, as of this writing, ...
    Buddy BurdenBuddy Burden
    Oct 21, 2014 at 4:52 pm
    Oct 22, 2014 at 3:35 pm
  • Hi, I am hitting an issue while using perl5.14.3, and while searching for help got the below link. Can you please help if there is any fix available (Mostly I need use the current version only, but I ...
    Subramanian Karunanithi (sukaruna)Subramanian Karunanithi (sukaruna)
    Oct 21, 2014 at 8:34 am
    Oct 24, 2014 at 1:47 pm
  • Something's going wrong here, I see 21 reports that seem to differ just by date: http://matrix.cpantesters.org/?dist=Test-Class%200.47;os=darwin;perl=5.21.4;reports=1 So far I have only encountered ...
    Andreas KoenigAndreas Koenig
    Oct 21, 2014 at 4:39 am
    Feb 21, 2015 at 8:45 am
  • Is admin.cpantesters.org expected to be functional now? I have so far been unable to log in with my PAUSE credentials in "Author Login" - I just get "That username/password failed to be authenticated ...
    Karen EtheridgeKaren Etheridge
    Oct 13, 2014 at 7:48 pm
    Oct 13, 2014 at 11:39 pm
  • Hi folks, Just in case anyone else noticed, the reports got stuck in a loop again due to the SimpleDB's ability to make a sorted order into a random set! I've given the feed a kick and its picking up ...
    Oct 13, 2014 at 6:58 pm
    Oct 13, 2014 at 6:58 pm
  • Hi, Just in the last day or 2, I'm getting FAIL reports from BINGOS for (eg) Math::MPFR, because mpfr.h is not found, thereby causing the 'make' (compilation) phase to abort. See ...
    Oct 8, 2014 at 4:56 am
    Oct 8, 2014 at 4:56 am
  • Hello, I received the notification reported below, it seems that Test::More is broken in one of the test machines. Who is the person I should notify this? Thank you in advance for the help! Anselmo ...
    Anselmo CanforaAnselmo Canfora
    Oct 1, 2014 at 10:37 am
    Oct 8, 2014 at 3:03 pm
  • This thread is going on on blogs.perl.org, concerning how reports are handled when the failure is due to an unstable prerequisite ...
    Karen EtheridgeKaren Etheridge
    Sep 25, 2014 at 5:48 am
    Sep 25, 2014 at 12:06 pm
  • I'm getting some odd test results for PerlPowerTools, my slow rollout of an update to PPT (but spelled out for better discoverability). Some of the programs require modules, which I've added to ...
    Brian d foyBrian d foy
    Sep 13, 2014 at 7:28 pm
    Sep 15, 2014 at 3:13 pm
  • Hello, I just started smoke testing Citrus perl today; I'm not sure but if you can get it working on your system then you should be able to repackage it. http://www.citrusperl.com/ - citrusperl ...
    Dave HornerDave Horner
    Sep 4, 2014 at 3:24 am
    Sep 4, 2014 at 3:24 am
  • Hi All I was looking to fire up some cpan smokers, but adding yet another linux i386/amd64 smoker probably isnt needed. In the past i have run DragonflyBSD and OpenBSD smokers. Looking through the ...
    Dean HamsteadDean Hamstead
    Aug 26, 2014 at 3:51 am
    Sep 7, 2014 at 10:34 pm
  • Hi, is there a graph of the number of test for each platform where the x axis is month. I think this would be the raw data for it: http://stats.cpantesters.org/mplatforms.html If there is now such ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Aug 24, 2014 at 4:01 pm
    Aug 25, 2014 at 3:55 pm
  • Here is it http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/563ab44e-23a4-11e4-b636-7da6e0bfc7aa errors are "Can't locate System/Process.pm" however, System::Process is detected and installed in all of ...
    Victor EfimovVictor Efimov
    Aug 15, 2014 at 5:39 pm
    Aug 16, 2014 at 9:24 pm
  • Sometime in the last year, ownership of the bignum distro changed hands from FLORA to PJACKLAM. On CPAN, FLORA's last release (bignum-0.32) is still present along with PKACJLAM's new one ...
    Phillip MoorePhillip Moore
    Aug 14, 2014 at 9:05 pm
    Aug 18, 2014 at 2:13 pm
  • In this report it seems the smoker has disregarded the prerequisites stated in Makefile.PL and tried to run with an older version of IO::Pty ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Aug 13, 2014 at 5:07 pm
    Aug 13, 2014 at 6:06 pm
  • Hi, I think this is an old thing, but if you look at a report like this one http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/d3fe01b0-227d-11e4-85ea-5bb1c7ccabfc then the name of Andreas in the From: fields is ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Aug 13, 2014 at 4:47 am
    Aug 13, 2014 at 4:47 am
  • like this http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/53333a6c-2004-11e4-9b7f-94b5c7ccabfc http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/f12c0038-2003-11e4-9b9a-38a6c7ccabfc ...
    Victor EfimovVictor Efimov
    Aug 10, 2014 at 7:19 am
    Aug 10, 2014 at 10:29 am
  • Hanging perl process during test of Farabi and others. running cpan from cmd.exe - cpan shell -- CPAN exploration and modules installation (v2.05) cpan install Farabi Running install for module ...
    Dave HornerDave Horner
    Aug 4, 2014 at 9:19 pm
    Aug 11, 2014 at 6:50 pm
  • Hi, I just noticed that in about every test report there is an entry as the subject line. It is a bit confusing as the reports came from Linux, OpenBSD etc. and not from Windows. Does that mean the ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Aug 3, 2014 at 7:48 pm
    Aug 4, 2014 at 11:34 am
  • I'm not sure what happened; but when installing on an older mac laptop using v5.10.0 I found a strange uninitialized value during o conf init test_report. Also, the prompting seems to be in a sort of ...
    Dave HornerDave Horner
    Jul 27, 2014 at 3:35 pm
    Jul 27, 2014 at 3:35 pm
  • If this is the wrong mailing list to whine about this, feel free to flame me, just redirect me to the right location. While installing Test-BDD-Cucumber, the tests fail because FindBin::libs can't be ...
    Phillip MoorePhillip Moore
    Jul 23, 2014 at 3:07 pm
    Jul 23, 2014 at 3:57 pm
  • trying to come up to speed on cpan testers. just recently received my very own pause id. I am trying to associate my pause id with my reports across all my machines. I see no Metabase-User-FullName ...
    Dave HornerDave Horner
    Jul 19, 2014 at 10:49 pm
    Jul 26, 2014 at 1:53 am
  • I just had a chat with BooK where he basically said he entirely ignores his cpantester emails. I've heard this sentiment at times before but didn't pay it much mind. Since i know book a bit better ...
    Christian WaldeChristian Walde
    Jul 2, 2014 at 8:14 pm
    Jul 6, 2014 at 3:14 pm
  • Is there any nice way of extracting from the Metabase my first report to the CPAN-testers? -- David Cantrell | Nth greatest programmer in the world You can't spell "slaughter" without "laughter"
    David CantrellDavid Cantrell
    Jul 2, 2014 at 12:42 pm
    Jul 3, 2014 at 8:44 pm
  • Hi chorny, I'm puzzled by this test result: http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/1df5ee48-6bfd-1014-9e76-6cfddcbe4409 These failing tests are caused by a mismatch between versions of CPAN::Meta and ...
    Karen EtheridgeKaren Etheridge
    Jun 17, 2014 at 3:56 am
    Jun 19, 2014 at 4:44 pm
  • I was wondering if/how to edit the 'Tester Comments' section on my smoker, under CPAN::Reporter::Smoker. I've had a couple of authors come back with reports and try to hunt down bugs which are due to ...
    Daniel StaalDaniel Staal
    Jun 12, 2014 at 12:08 am
    Jun 12, 2014 at 1:57 am
  • Dear Nigel, Dear CPAN Testers, One of Nigel's machines reported on my module Math::GSL: http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/97446734-f1a2-11e3-af0f-6440bde15059 It seems that the problem is that ...
    Alberto SimoesAlberto Simoes
    Jun 11, 2014 at 8:52 pm
    Jun 12, 2014 at 8:15 pm
  • I am trying to understand the following failure: http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/77c67060-e9e0-11e3-9fed-4ec572305bfd The output doesn't include the build output so I dont know why this ...
    Jun 2, 2014 at 7:57 am
    Jun 3, 2014 at 6:10 pm
  • Hello! this one: http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/e110a12a-e603-11e3-84c4-fc77f9652e90 "Segmentation faiult". Never seen before. Also I did not change this test during last 10+ releases.
    Victor EfimovVictor Efimov
    May 28, 2014 at 8:24 am
    May 29, 2014 at 12:58 am
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