[Catalyst] RFC: no make install on catalyst apps

Moritz Onken onken at houseofdesign.de
Tue Jul 28 13:48:01 GMT 2009

Am 28.07.2009 um 09:46 schrieb Devin Austin:

> Hi gang,
> There's been some discord as to whether or not Catalyst applications  
> should/should not have the option of make install.
> Personally, I'm not really partial either way.  Especially with the  
> advent of tools like Dist::Zilla that allow you to keep track of the  
> modules you need and build a distribution to release.
> Either way, I think it's time we come to a consensus.  Multiple  
> times there have been emails like this asking about it, so let's  
> squash it once and for all and get an answer.

There are cases where you want to make install an
app and there are cases where you won't. So why
do we need a consensus about that?

It gives you great flexibility and there are cat apps
on cpan which are meant to be installed.


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