[sf-perl] the next generation cpan (research and discussion)

David Fetter david at fetter.org
Wed Aug 25 14:42:22 PDT 2010

On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 02:30:43PM -0700, Joe Brenner wrote:
> Joe Brenner <doom at kzsu.stanford.edu> wrote:
> > On the subject of "improvements to cpan", [...]
> A lot of people like the idea of publishing cpan download stats to
> use popularity as a guide to quality.

Popular CPAN modules get packaged and shipped with OSs, which means
that to an excellent first approximation no one downloads them from

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