[Catalyst] OT: Use the CPAN, Luke?

Marcus Ramberg marcus at nordaaker.com
Mon Dec 1 09:05:04 GMT 2008

On Mon, Dec 1, 2008 at 3:36 AM, J. Shirley <jshirley at gmail.com> wrote:

> That is the worst ever response to a test failure... just terrible.
> This is a test failure at the core, because a version of a module down
> the chain wasn't tested.
> This is what CPAN Testers, in part, is designed to catch.  Saying
> "they can't install a CPAN module" is an insult to the CPAN Testers
> effort and all the toolchain authors, too.  There is a reason this
> stuff exists, it is so that CPAN modules are widely accessible.
> Welcome to the perl echo chamber...

Hey, just because Jrockway is a emo who hates popularity doesn't mean we
(the catalyst developers) don't care about installation failures. Matt has
spent a lot of energy to make sure our dependency graph installs cleanly,
for instance. And this issue has in fact already been resolved by the Mouse
people, hasn't it?

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