[Catalyst] Easier catalyst installation

Matt S Trout dbix-class at trout.me.uk
Tue Apr 4 20:12:46 CEST 2006

Nilson Santos Figueiredo Junior wrote:
> On 4/4/06, Matt S Trout <dbix-class at trout.me.uk> wrote:
>> I wouldn't. It does hairy things that interact unhappily with hairy things in
>> Module::Install, as a result of which you're toast for installing a lot of stuff.
> Note that this is a Module::Install issue (which is fixed on its
> latest version).
> As I've previously said, this is one of the reasons that I don't like
> Module::Install's approach very much. Now, *every* single distribution
> at the CPAN will need to be updated in order to work (including
> Catalyst, btw).

As opposed to Module::Build, where no matter how many versions of a 
distribution we release it stays broken permanently.

As I've previously said. would you like to re-run this conversation every 
single time somebody mentions a Module::Install-related issue or can we just 
shut up about it now?

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