Making My Own CPAN

Foy, Brian D.
September 2007
Perl Review;Fall2007, Vol. 4 Issue 0, p9
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the Comprehensive Perl Archive Network (CPAN), along with tips on how computer programmers can make their own CPAN tools. CPAN, a collection of files and directories for the Perl programming language, began in late 1993 as an idea of Jared Rhine on the Perl Packrats mailing list. In 1997 CPAN.pm, a module to install modules and their dependencies automatically, was created.


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