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Re: Re: Tried and True CPAN Modules

by dragonchild (Archbishop)
on Jul 17, 2003 at 21:38 UTC ( #275406=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Tried and True CPAN Modules
in thread Tried and True CPAN Modules

No No NO NO NO!.

For one, it's completely stupid. I download a bunch of modules to try them out, then delete 80%++ of them once I find the one I want. Do I have to register and reply back for all 10 modules I might d/l?

What about the fact that I might be at work? Should I have a work email and a home email and an on-the-road email (for my laptop)? That's three times the usage.

For crying out loud, leave CPAN alone!

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Re: Re: Re: Tried and True CPAN Modules
by tjh (Curate) on Jul 17, 2003 at 23:12 UTC
    lol. Made me laugh.

    And proved my comment above - "O'course, it's hard for me to imagine many people sitting still for a CPAN-enforced behavior like this."

    Apparantly others agree with you, and possibly me too, from the downvoting of my node.

    lol

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