[Catalyst] Rackspace Ubuntu 14.04

Robert Brown rob at intelcompute.com
Wed May 13 21:08:17 GMT 2015

One of my previous employers deployed with RPMs.

And I never understood why.

It's a good question for the community here, what's your deployment 
strategy, and why is it so?

What would you change if you're not the decision -maker.

On 13/05/15 21:58, James Leu wrote:
> Just to add to Robert's idea.
> We use perlbrew and Carton for our catalyst environments
> We deploy via RPMs, but each RPM contains a perlprew environment
> and a local lib dir managed by Carton.
> On Wed, May 13, 2015 at 06:26:40PM +0100, Robert Brown wrote:
>> Not to answer your actual question, but...
>> Have you also thought using Perlbrew http://perlbrew.pl
>> As regular user, you can install any version of Perl locally (to
>> your home dir), plus all the modules via cpanm, and keep
>> everything self-contained for a particular user.
>> It's made our deployments a breeze, rather than dealing with the
>> system-wide perl, etc.
>> (There's also local::lib tho I've not delved into that myself).
>> Hope it helps a little.
>> Rob
>> On 13/05/15 18:16, Duncan Garland wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> I've just spun up a Rackspace server with Ubuntu 14.04 and
>>> tried to install Catalyst from CPAN.
>>> If the print out means what it seems to mean, then Catalyst
>>> will no longer install cleanly from CPAN on any version prior
>>> to 5.20.
>>> It's saying that there is a dependency on Tie::StdHash and
>>> that Tie::StdHash won't install without force because the
>>> latest version of the module is part of perl-5.20.2.
>>> It won't effect me because I'll just force it or download an
>>> older version of the module.
>>> All the same, it seems a bit poor.
>>> Is it deliberate?
>>> Regards
>>> Duncan
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