[sf-perl] the next generation cpan (research and discussion)
miyagawa at gmail.com
Wed Aug 25 15:34:39 PDT 2010
On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 3:17 PM, David Fetter <david at fetter.org> wrote:
> It's not about paranoia. It's about the down sides of ass-u-me'ing
> that download statistics contain useful information. In the case of
> popular CPAN modules, they do not.
Here's the top 25 of cpanmetadb queries (used by cpanminus) for the
last 7 days, uniqified per IP.
If you call this a useless data at all, that's fine. I think we can
extract very interesting data out of this, especially when we track
and plot counts per few distributions over time, etc.
(There were 1124 unique IPs)
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