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  • (A) Do we have any idea what tha algorithm it's using is? (B) Could we make an exception/improvement to the algorithm which makes the "real module" come up first? (C) Couldn't we have a seperate box ...
    Christopher HicksChristopher Hicks
    Aug 5, 2003 at 5:10 am
    Aug 9, 2003 at 4:52 pm
  • Hmm, which version of Module::Build is this? Or is it MakeMaker? I gave birth to this error in a recent version of Module::Build, but that version never hit CPAN before I squashed it, I think. Also, ...
    Ken WilliamsKen Williams
    Aug 25, 2003 at 6:15 pm
    Sep 16, 2003 at 11:38 am
  • Hi, I was processing a bunch of files the other day, and I wanted to get a rough idea of their size. Oddly enough I could not find anything that seemed to be doing this. So I wrote Format::FileSize, ...
    Michel RodriguezMichel Rodriguez
    Aug 27, 2003 at 4:16 pm
    Aug 30, 2003 at 7:02 pm
  • Hi Folks, A while back I took over maintenance of MIME::Lite. I now have some RT bugs that I want to close. Yet despite the factthat I can upload new versions of the module I dont have the rights to ...
    Yves OrtonYves Orton
    Aug 26, 2003 at 9:37 am
    Aug 26, 2003 at 4:04 pm
  • No, I'm not trying to flog a dead horse. Further to the earlier discussion, I thought some might find this auto-response I got from mailing one CPAN author funny: ----- I am preparing to or have ...
    Sam VilainSam Vilain
    Aug 14, 2003 at 5:07 am
    Aug 15, 2003 at 10:38 am
  • I'm maintaining a module, CGI::Compress::Gzip, which does auto-compressed output at for CGI scripts. The module works very well for me under Linux, BSD and MacOSX, but I keep getting automated ...
    Chris DolanChris Dolan
    Aug 26, 2003 at 3:28 pm
    Aug 26, 2003 at 3:56 pm
  • In a number of recent distributions I've seen a manifest entry for a file called 'MANIFEST.SKIP'. Upon examination, such files look like this one from the latest Module::CPANTS by Leon Brocard: ...
    James E KeenanJames E Keenan
    Aug 26, 2003 at 12:12 am
    Aug 26, 2003 at 12:30 am
  • As a wise man once said, "This thread has been very amusing but not very productive". Please reply to this email with modules that you think are dead and that you would like to maintain. For bonus ...
    Leon BrocardLeon Brocard
    Aug 7, 2003 at 10:15 am
    Aug 9, 2003 at 7:54 am
  • Actually, I meant to list. Looks like Chris has done the right thing in trying to contact the author. Elaine, could you enlighten us on the steps for taking over a module? [Google hasn't helped me ...
    Leon BrocardLeon Brocard
    Aug 7, 2003 at 2:00 pm
    Aug 7, 2003 at 2:59 pm
  • As you can see here: http://www.cpan.org/modules/by-authors/id/S/SH/SHLOMIF/ CPAN keeps a lot of old versions of my modules. How can I remove the old versions that are no longer pertinent? Regards, ...
    Shlomi FishShlomi Fish
    Aug 2, 2003 at 5:14 pm
    Aug 2, 2003 at 5:15 pm
  • Hi all, Thanks to the efforts of the inimitable Andreas Kőnig, PAUSE is back online again (many of you probably know this already, but I just remembered that I said I'd announce when things were ...
    Kurt StarsinicKurt Starsinic
    Aug 27, 2003 at 2:42 pm
    Aug 27, 2003 at 2:42 pm
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