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  • There seems to be a concensus that it's ok to have "platform-specific" modules (i.e., ones that don't work everywhere). My feeling on it is that such modules should work in a *lot* of places. I don't ...
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Oct 26, 1999 at 6:44 pm
    Nov 4, 1999 at 5:16 pm
  • This module provides useful process restrictions that Perl can't otherwise address (memory, CPU, etc.). However, it's platform-dependent. Should it stay or should it go? Nat
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Oct 25, 1999 at 6:28 pm
    Oct 29, 1999 at 8:34 pm
  • Pro: Easy persistence. Con: Other modules give persistence, too. Verdict? Nat
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Oct 27, 1999 at 7:16 pm
    Nov 10, 1999 at 3:43 pm
  • PRO: The module is mighty useful for e-commerce. It's small. CON: Is it useful to enough people? You decide. Nat
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Oct 26, 1999 at 8:16 pm
    Oct 27, 1999 at 7:15 pm
  • It looks like everyone wanted to say "yeah, I like all those modules" and thought that not voting was good enough. I guess it was, because I'm now pushing all the candidate modules through to the ...
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Oct 12, 1999 at 10:20 pm
    Oct 13, 1999 at 6:02 pm
  • Pro: makes OO easier. Con: Class::Struct is in the core. Nat
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Oct 28, 1999 at 3:49 pm
    Oct 28, 1999 at 5:08 pm
  • Hardly anyone has voted on the modules in the earlier list that I sent out. If nobody is interested, I'll be glad to pick *my* guesses at the best modules. Nat
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Oct 1, 1999 at 8:28 pm
    Oct 1, 1999 at 8:39 pm
  • I'm going to go one-at-a-time through the list of modules that folks requested be left out of the SDK. When a bunch of related modules are involved (for instance, the crypto ones) I'll open up debate ...
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Oct 25, 1999 at 6:27 pm
    Oct 25, 1999 at 6:27 pm
  • Vote now for elimination of modules, or forever be bound by the consequences of your silence! Vote! Nat (Monday will see the start of pruning debate)
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Oct 22, 1999 at 11:34 pm
    Oct 22, 1999 at 11:34 pm
  • This list is for the development of a software development kit, a bundle of CPAN modules that are useful and reliable enough for us to say "use these". Many sysadmins install Perl and when faced with ...
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Oct 14, 1999 at 6:05 pm
    Oct 14, 1999 at 6:05 pm
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