1 ago. 2020

(ccc) 12 CPAN great modules released last week

This is a list of great CPAN modules released last week. A module is considered great if its favorites count is greater or equal than 12.

  1. Catalyst::Devel - Catalyst Development Tools
    • Version: 1.40 on 2020-07-27
    • Votes: 24
    • Previous version: 1.40 was 5 months before
  2. Coro - the only real threads in perl
    • Version: 6.57 on 2020-07-29
    • Votes: 69
    • Previous version: 6.55 was 1 year, 10 days before
  3. DBD::CSV - DBI driver for CSV files
    • Version: 0.55 on 2020-07-27
    • Votes: 23
    • Previous version: 0.54 was 1 year, 8 months, 29 days before
  4. Excel::Writer::XLSX - Create a new file in the Excel 2007+ XLSX format.
    • Version: 1.05 on 2020-07-30
    • Votes: 54
    • Previous version: 1.04 was 1 month, 30 days before
  5. Hash::Merge - Merges arbitrarily deep hashes into a single hash
    • Version: 0.302 on 2020-07-30
    • Votes: 27
    • Previous version: 0.301 was 21 days before
  6. HTTP::BrowserDetect - Determine Web browser, version, and platform from an HTTP user agent string
    • Version: 3.31 on 2020-07-29
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 3.30 was 9 days before
  7. Compress::Zlib - IO Interface to compressed data files/buffers
    • Version: 2.096 on 2020-07-31
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 2.095 was 11 days before
  8. Minion - Job queue
    • Version: 10.13 on 2020-07-31
    • Votes: 76
    • Previous version: 10.11 was 7 days before
  9. Minion::Backend::mysql - MySQL backend
    • Version: 0.21 on 2020-08-01
    • Votes: 12
    • Previous version: 0.20 was 3 months, 12 days before
  10. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.0904 on 2020-07-29
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.0903 was 9 days before
  11. Syntax::Keyword::Try - a try/catch/finally syntax for perl
    • Version: 0.17 on 2020-07-31
    • Votes: 31
    • Previous version: 0.16 was 8 days before
  12. Yancy - The Best Web Framework Deserves the Best CMS
    • Version: 1.065 on 2020-07-30
    • Votes: 35
    • Previous version: 1.064 was 1 month, 4 days before

(cdxxxi) metacpan weekly report

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 22

This week there isn't any remarkable distribution

Build date: 2020/08/01 12:21:07 GMT


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(cdliv) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2020-08-01 10:52:08 GMT


  1. Perl: subroutine parameter parsing: @ARG vs Underscore: @_ - [3/2]
  2. How to hide method from base class in a way `can` do not see it? - [3/2]
  3. Is there a way to mix @variables with placeholders in Perl using DBI and MySQL/MyISAM? - [3/1]
  4. Perl CLI in-place string substitution/replacement of multiple lines with special characters - [3/1]
  5. What does the command "cpan reports" do exactly? - [2/2]
  6. How to set the background color in a Gtk3::TreeViewColumn? - [2/2]
  7. How to have sub use $_ when parameter omitted? - [2/2]
  8. How to encapsulate library handle in Perl XS - [2/2]
  9. Perl Syntax combining `foreach` and `if`: Shouldn't it work, i.e.: Why doesn't it work? - [2/2]
  10. How to stop perl message "XXX is deprecated use YYY instead" from going to stderr? - [2/1]

25 jul. 2020

(ccxcix) 16 CPAN great modules released last week

This is a list of great CPAN modules released last week. A module is considered great if its favorites count is greater or equal than 12.

  1. Catalyst::Manual - The Catalyst developer's manual
    • Version: 5.9011 on 2020-07-22
    • Votes: 47
    • Previous version: 5.9010 was 1 year, 2 months, 27 days before
  2. Catalyst::View::TT - Template View Class
    • Version: 0.45 on 2020-07-22
    • Votes: 16
    • Previous version: 0.44 was 4 years, 9 months, 17 days before
  3. DBD::Pg - DBI PostgreSQL interface
    • Version: 3.14.0 on 2020-07-20
    • Votes: 82
    • Previous version: 3.13.0 was 1 month, 3 days before
  4. Encode - character encodings in Perl
    • Version: 3.07 on 2020-07-25
    • Votes: 54
    • Previous version: 3.06 was 2 months, 23 days before
  5. File::Path - Create or remove directory trees
    • Version: 2.17 on 2020-07-18
    • Votes: 40
    • Previous version: 2.16 was 1 year, 10 months, 18 days before
  6. HTTP::BrowserDetect - Determine Web browser, version, and platform from an HTTP user agent string
    • Version: 3.30 on 2020-07-20
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 3.29 was 6 days before
  7. Compress::Zlib - IO Interface to compressed data files/buffers
    • Version: 2.095 on 2020-07-20
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 2.094 was 6 days before
  8. Log::Dispatch - Dispatches messages to one or more outputs
    • Version: 2.70 on 2020-07-20
    • Votes: 41
    • Previous version: 2.69 was 8 months, 26 days before
  9. Log::Log4perl - Log4j implementation for Perl
    • Version: 1.50 on 2020-07-22
    • Votes: 84
    • Previous version: 1.49 was 3 years, 5 months, 1 day before
  10. Minion - Job queue
    • Version: 10.11 on 2020-07-24
    • Votes: 76
    • Previous version: 10.10 was 13 days before
  11. Minion::Backend::SQLite - SQLite backend for Minion job queue
    • Version: v5.0.2 on 2020-07-23
    • Votes: 12
    • Previous version: v5.0.1 was 1 month, 5 days before
  12. Mojo::SQLite - A tiny Mojolicious wrapper for SQLite
    • Version: 3.004 on 2020-07-23
    • Votes: 22
    • Previous version: 3.003 was 9 months, 22 days before
  13. Moose - A postmodern object system for Perl 5
    • Version: 2.2013 on 2020-07-21
    • Votes: 313
    • Previous version: 2.2012 was 7 months, 29 days before
  14. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.0903 on 2020-07-20
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.0902 was 4 days before
  15. Syntax::Keyword::Try - a try/catch/finally syntax for perl
    • Version: 0.16 on 2020-07-23
    • Votes: 31
    • Previous version: 0.14 was 16 days before
  16. Text::CSV_XS - Comma-Separated Values manipulation routines
    • Version: 1.44 on 2020-07-22
    • Votes: 91
    • Previous version: 1.43 was 1 month, 26 days before

(cdxxx) metacpan weekly report

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 36

This week there isn't any remarkable distribution

Build date: 2020/07/25 18:28:48 GMT


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(cdliii) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2020-07-25 18:25:45 GMT


  1. Perl Globbing a Variable stops on first match - [6/1]
  2. sort hash key in perl with key being tab separated - [3/2]
  3. Replacing with Named Captures and Precompiled Regular Expressions in Perl - [2/3]
  4. Replace multiple Character between two characters using sed or perl - [2/3]
  5. Perl regex: replace all \n to "|", Except a \n followed by some static text(abc) - [2/2]
  6. How to write a require statement in Perl to get the %EXPORT_TAGS from a module? - [2/2]
  7. perl; what is this? for(1..$scalar_name) - [2/1]
  8. Not able to access some keys in registry using Win32::TieRegistry - [2/1]
  9. get the account name from SID using Perl - [2/1]
  10. Using the contents of a variable to reference an element in an array in Perl - [2/1]

18 jul. 2020

(ccxcviii) 10 CPAN great modules released last week

This is a list of great CPAN modules released last week. A module is considered great if its favorites count is greater or equal than 12.

  1. GD - Perl interface to the gd2 graphics library
    • Version: 2.72 on 2020-07-18
    • Votes: 23
    • Previous version: 2.71 was 1 year, 5 months, 6 days before
  2. HTTP::BrowserDetect - Determine Web browser, version, and platform from an HTTP user agent string
    • Version: 3.29 on 2020-07-14
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 3.28 was 4 days before
  3. Compress::Zlib - IO Interface to compressed data files/buffers
    • Version: 2.094 on 2020-07-14
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 2.093 was 7 months, 7 days before
  4. LWP::Protocol::https - Provide https support for LWP::UserAgent
    • Version: 6.09 on 2020-07-16
    • Votes: 16
    • Previous version: 6.07 was 3 years, 4 months, 24 days before
  5. Minion - Job queue
    • Version: 10.10 on 2020-07-11
    • Votes: 76
    • Previous version: 10.09 was 2 days before
  6. Module::CoreList - what modules shipped with versions of perl
    • Version: 5.20200717 on 2020-07-18
    • Votes: 34
    • Previous version: 5.20200620 was 28 days before
  7. Mojolicious - Real-time web framework
    • Version: 8.57 on 2020-07-17
    • Votes: 431
    • Previous version: 8.56 was 21 days before
  8. Perl::Build - perl builder
    • Version: 1.31 on 2020-07-12
    • Votes: 19
    • Previous version: 1.30 was 8 months, 18 days before
  9. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.0902 on 2020-07-16
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.0709 was 6 days before
  10. Template::Toolkit - comprehensive template processing system
    • Version: 3.009 on 2020-07-13
    • Votes: 128
    • Previous version: 3.008 was 3 months, 14 days before

(cdxxix) metacpan weekly report - local::lib

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 30

Week's winner: local::lib (+2)

Build date: 2020/07/18 13:34:32 GMT


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(cdlii) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2020-07-18 13:24:36 GMT


  1. How to suppress "warning" using Selenium::Remote::Driver? - [4/2]
  2. Why add LIST after a use statement? - [4/1]
  3. How to display all available perls in perlbrew? - [3/2]
  4. Setting a perl exported constant - [2/2]
  5. Why is Perl regex \K not excluding the pattern matched before \K? - [2/2]
  6. Perl: Redefining all methods of a parent class with a single method - [2/2]
  7. How to pass a command line option in Perl Dancer App executed by plackup - [2/1]
  8. Perl get hash keys value count in single hash itself - [2/1]
  9. Why can't I set the proxy address in Mojo::UserAgent? - [2/0]
  10. Find::File::Rule exclude sub directories - [1/1]

11 jul. 2020

(ccxcvii) 15 CPAN great modules released last week

This is a list of great CPAN modules released last week. A module is considered great if its favorites count is greater or equal than 12.

  1. App::Netdisco - An open source web-based network management tool.
    • Version: 2.046001 on 2020-07-10
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 2.045007 was 1 month, 5 days before
  2. Catmandu - a data toolkit
    • Version: 1.2013 on 2020-07-09
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 1.2012 was 1 month, 15 days before
  3. FFI::TinyCC - Tiny C Compiler for FFI
    • Version: 0.30 on 2020-07-07
    • Votes: 14
    • Previous version: 0.29 was 11 months, 22 days before
  4. Future::AsyncAwait - deferred subroutine syntax for futures
    • Version: 0.43 on 2020-07-06
    • Votes: 32
    • Previous version: 0.42 was 7 days before
  5. Hash::Merge - Merges arbitrarily deep hashes into a single hash
    • Version: 0.301 on 2020-07-09
    • Votes: 27
    • Previous version: 0.300 was 2 years, 4 months before
  6. HTTP::BrowserDetect - Determine Web browser, version, and platform from an HTTP user agent string
    • Version: 3.28 on 2020-07-10
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 3.27 was 2 months, 25 days before
  7. JSON::PP - JSON::XS compatible pure-Perl module.
    • Version: 4.05 on 2020-07-08
    • Votes: 14
    • Previous version: 4.04 was 1 year, 9 days before
  8. Minion - Job queue
    • Version: 10.09 on 2020-07-09
    • Votes: 76
    • Previous version: 10.08 was 22 days before
  9. Rex - the friendly automation framework
    • Version: 1.12.0 on 2020-07-05
    • Votes: 72
    • Previous version: 1.11.0 was 1 month before
  10. RPerl - Restricted Perl, The Optimizing Perl 5 Compiler
    • Version: 7.000000 on 2020-07-05
    • Votes: 26
    • Previous version: 5.002000 was 7 months, 6 days before
  11. Sereal - Fast, compact, powerful binary (de-)serialization
    • Version: 4.017 on 2020-07-09
    • Votes: 57
    • Previous version: 4.014 was 28 days before
  12. Sereal::Decoder - Fast, compact, powerful binary deserialization
    • Version: 4.017 on 2020-07-09
    • Votes: 19
    • Previous version: 4.014 was 28 days before
  13. Sereal::Encoder - Fast, compact, powerful binary serialization
    • Version: 4.017 on 2020-07-09
    • Votes: 19
    • Previous version: 4.014 was 28 days before
  14. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.0709 on 2020-07-10
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.0706 was 11 days before
  15. Syntax::Keyword::Try - a try/catch/finally syntax for perl
    • Version: 0.14 on 2020-07-07
    • Votes: 30
    • Previous version: 0.13 was 8 days before