9 nov. 2019

(cclxiii) 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.

# CPAN module Version Votes Abstract
1 ack v3.2.0 121 A grep-like program for searching source code
2 Alien::Build 1.92 16 Build external dependencies for use in CPAN
3 App::cpm 0.989 45 a fast CPAN module installer
4 App::TimeTracker 3.002 12 time tracking for impatient and lazy command line lovers
5 Catmandu 1.2009 20 a data toolkit
6 Cpanel::JSON::XS 4.17 32 cPanel fork of JSON::XS, fast and correct serializing
7 Devel::Trepan v1.0.1 19 Modular Perl Debugger (akin to Python "Trepanning" Debuggers).
8 Excel::Writer::XLSX 1.02 49 Create a new file in the Excel 2007+ XLSX format.
9 GraphQL 0.37 12 Perl implementation of GraphQL
10 IO::Compress 2.090 13 IO Interface to compressed data files/buffers
11 Mojolicious 8.26 412 Real-time web framework
12 Rex 1.7.0 66 Remote Execution
13 Selenium::Remote::Driver 1.36 40 Perl Client for Selenium Remote Driver
14 SPVM 0.0443 18 Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast calculation & Easy C/C++ Binding

(cccxciv) metacpan weekly report - Rex

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 37
Week's winners (+3): Rex
Build date: 2019/11/09 16:34:59 GMT

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(cdxviii) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
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Build date: 2019-11-09 16:22:56 GMT

  1. Is it possible to get access to a symbol table without disabling strict? - [4/3]
  2. Is there a way to re-use text in perlpod documentation? - [3/2]
  3. Is it possible to match a partial word in perl when using an if statement (bash example included) - [3/1]
  4. In Perl, how do I extract out the declaration of variables into a wrapper script? - [2/2]
  5. Why use &getcwd() and not getcwd() in Perl? - [2/2]
  6. Missing / Wrong characters returnd via CPAN Perl DBI:Oracle ( missing umlauts) - [2/1]
  7. $ENV{$variable} in perl - [2/1]
  8. How do I send PASS reports to CPAN Testers from CPANPLUS? - [2/1]
  9. Unable to Parse file correctly; Glob not working - [2/1]
  10. call perl anonymous subroutine whose reference is maintained in a hash - [2/1]

3 nov. 2019

(cclxii) 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.

# CPAN module Version Votes Abstract
1 Alien::Build 1.91 16 Build external dependencies for use in CPAN
2 App::cpm 0.988 45 a fast CPAN module installer
3 App::Netdisco 2.044004 12 An open source web-based network management tool.
4 DBIx::Class::Helpers 2.034001 46 Simplify the common case stuff for DBIx::Class.
5 Excel::Writer::XLSX 1.01 49 Create a new file in the Excel 2007+ XLSX format.
6 HTTP::BrowserDetect 3.24 22 Determine Web browser, version, and platform from an HTTP user agent string
7 IO::Compress 2.088 13 IO Interface to compressed data files/buffers
8 JSON::Validator 3.16 24 Validate data against a JSON schema
9 libwww::perl 6.41 144 The World-Wide Web library for Perl
10 Mojolicious::Plugin::OpenAPI 2.18 33 OpenAPI / Swagger plugin for Mojolicious
11 SPVM 0.0442 18 Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast calculation & Easy C/C++ Binding
12 Test2::Suite 0.000127 23 Distribution with a rich set of tools built upon the Test2 framework.
13 WWW::Mechanize 1.95 84 Handy web browsing in a Perl object

(cccxciii) metacpan weekly report - Moo & perlfaq

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 63
Week's winners (+2): Moo, perlfaq
Build date: 2019/11/03 09:44:00 GMT

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(cdxvii) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
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Build date: 2019-11-03 09:42:30 GMT

  1. Overwriting a function defined in a module but before used in its runtime phase? - [11/7]
  2. Conditional subexpression replacement using regular expressions - [5/3]
  3. Declaring sets of anonymous arrays in perl - [5/2]
  4. Edit/Match a string n lines below some specific match in Perl? - [4/2]
  5. Coloring Perl output on windows command prompt - [3/3]
  6. How do I write a Plack middleware that runs after the HTTP response is sent to the client? - [2/2]
  7. Perl Net::SFTP::Foreign to get latest file from remote server - [2/2]
  8. How does mro, goto, and set_subname interact? - [2/1]
  9. r - grepl matches with perl and spaces - [2/0]
  10. SOAP::WSDL returns error Can&'t use an undefined value as an ARRAY reference - [2/0]

27 oct. 2019

(cclxi) 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.

# CPAN module Version Votes Abstract
1 ack v3.1.3 121 A grep-like program for searching source code
2 App::perlbrew 0.87 162 Manage perl installations in your $HOME
3 Catmandu 1.2008 19 a data toolkit
4 Cpanel::JSON::XS 4.15 32 cPanel fork of JSON::XS, fast and correct serializing
5 CryptX 0.066 38 Crypto toolkit
6 libwww::perl 6.40 144 The World-Wide Web library for Perl
7 List::SomeUtils 0.58 13 Provide the stuff missing in List::Util
8 Log::Dispatch 2.69 40 Dispatches messages to one or more outputs
9 MIME::Lite 3.031 29 low-calorie MIME generator
10 Module::CoreList 5.20191020 33 what modules shipped with versions of perl
11 Moo 2.003006 268 Minimalist Object Orientation (with Moose compatibility)
12 Perl::Build 1.30 17 perl builder
13 Pod::Simple 3.40 15 framework for parsing Pod
14 Role::Tiny 2.001004 50 Roles: a nouvelle cuisine portion size slice of Moose
15 Scalar::List::Utils 1.53 143 Common Scalar and List utility subroutines
16 Selenium::Remote::Driver 1.35 40 Perl Client for Selenium Remote Driver
17 Test::Class::Moose 0.98 16 Serious testing for serious Perl

(cccxcii) metacpan weekly report - Inline::C

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 53
Week's winners (+3): Inline::C 
Build date: 2019/10/27 06:23:47 GMT

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(cdxvi) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
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Build date: 2019-10-27 06:21:31 GMT

  1. Perl and the etymology of "bless"? - [12/5]
  2. Install Raku (Perl 6) in Ubuntu along with Perl 5.26 - [5/2]
  3. Perl Inline::C default flags - [5/1]
  4. Perl RegEx non-capturing group with alternative capturing within the group - [3/1]
  5. Sorting existing users in the database by multiple columns - [3/0]
  6. How to insert a pattern every n characters with input that may have new lines? - [2/6]
  7. Can't use string as an ARRAY ref while strict refs in use - [2/2]
  8. Perltex: How to output to a latexfile? - [2/1]
  9. How to get variable calculated inside simple program to be used inside perl script? - [2/1]
  10. How to move to a different cell of an excel sheet based on a match? - [2/0]

19 oct. 2019

(cclx) 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.

# CPAN module Version Votes Abstract
1 ack v3.1.2 121 A grep-like program for searching source code
2 App::cpm 0.986 44 a fast CPAN module installer
3 App::Netdisco 2.044003 12 An open source web-based network management tool.
4 Cpanel::JSON::XS 4.14 32 cPanel fork of JSON::XS, fast and correct serializing
5 CryptX 0.065 38 Crypto toolkit
6 FFI::Platypus 0.98 50 Write Perl bindings to non-Perl libraries with FFI. No XS required.
7 Mojolicious::Plugin::OpenAPI 2.17 33 OpenAPI / Swagger plugin for Mojolicious
8 Test::MockModule v0.171.0 13 Override subroutines in a module for unit testing
9 Yancy 1.041 27 A simple framework and editor for content-driven Mojolicious websites

(cccxci) metacpan weekly report - methods::import

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 23
Week's winner: methods::import (+2)
Build date: 2019/10/19 19:10:14 GMT

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(cdxv) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
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Build date: 2019-10-19 19:08:26 GMT

  1. need perl to die when implicit open fails - [5/1]
  2. In perl, what does a parenthesized list of '$' mean in a sub declaration? - [3/2]
  3. How to force EXPR instead of GLOB dereference? - [3/1]
  4. Pango: Finding positions in Devanagari strings - [3/1]
  5. Trouble deleting key and it&'s associated value from a perl hash - [3/1]
  6. Increase all numbers except one or more (separated by commas) conditional on preceding string(s) (for a book index) - [2/1]
  7. Perl: exec() on Windows vs. Unix - [2/1]
  8. How do I set a node's attribute with Mojo::DOM? - [2/1]
  9. Running mojolicious web app on Azure, linux containers - [2/0]
  10. How to search and replace a value in a particular column in unix - [1/3]

12 oct. 2019

(cclix) 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.

# CPAN module Version Votes Abstract
1 Archive::Zip 1.67 31 Provide an interface to ZIP archive files.
2 Image::ExifTool 11.70 30 Read and write meta information
3 Mojo::Pg 4.17 60 Mojolicious ♥ PostgreSQL
4 Pod::Markdown 3.200 26 Convert POD to Markdown
5 Role::Tiny 2.001003 50 Roles: a nouvelle cuisine portion size slice of Moose
6 SPVM 0.0441 18 Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast calculation & Easy C/C++ Binding
7 Statocles 0.095 23 A static site generator
8 Sub::Name 0.26 27 (Re)name a sub
9 Test::TCP 2.22 23 testing TCP program
10 WWW::Mechanize 1.94 83 Handy web browsing in a Perl object
11 WWW::YouTube::Download 0.62 19 WWW::YouTube::Download - Very simple YouTube video download interface

(cccxc) metacpan weekly report - With::Roles & exact

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 58
Week's winners (+2): With::Roles, exact
Build date: 2019/10/12 21:02:40 GMT

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(cdxiv) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
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Build date: 2019-10-12 21:00:37 GMT

  1. Export Perl script with modules - [4/1]
  2. How does Perl parse unquoted bare words? - [3/1]
  3. CGI: Redirecting STDERR to file with an alteration - [3/1]
  4. How to turn tabs into blockquotes using perl regex - [2/5]
  5. How to call asynchronous Perl script from CGI file using system() - [2/3]
  6. Why is this code skipping every other input line - [2/2]
  7. How to execute an external program with Perl (system) with arguments that include metacharacter " - [2/2]
  8. Using Perl to parse text from blocks - [2/1]
  9. How to increase sndbuf/rcvbuf size socket options in Perl Socket module? - [2/1]
  10. Where to place a dispatch table in MVC? - [2/0]

5 oct. 2019

(cclviii) 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.

# CPAN module Version Votes Abstract
1 App::cpm 0.985 43 a fast CPAN module installer
2 App::Netdisco 2.044002 12 An open source web-based network management tool.
3 Mail::Box 3.008 13 complete E-mail handling suite
4 Minilla v3.1.7 46 CPAN module authoring tool
5 mod_perl 2.0.11 19 Apache mod_perl changes logfile
6 Mojo::SQLite 3.003 21 A tiny Mojolicious wrapper for SQLite
7 Mojolicious 8.25 408 Real-time web framework
8 RapidApp 1.3200 26 Turnkey ajaxy webapps
9 Role::Tiny 2.001001 50 Roles: a nouvelle cuisine portion size slice of Moose
10 Test::MockObject 1.20191002 22 Perl extension for emulating troublesome interfaces
11 Test::TCP 2.21 23 testing TCP program
12 WWW::Mechanize 1.93 82 Handy web browsing in a Perl object

(ccclxxxix) metacpan weekly report - With::Roles

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 57
Week's winner (+3): With::Roles
Build date: 2019/10/05 21:04:19 GMT

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(cdxiii) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
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Build date: 2019-10-05 21:02:36 GMT

  1. Rewriting old program using deprecated $* - [7/1]
  2. How to return XML with Dancer2::Plugin::REST? - [4/0]
  3. Devnagari String comparison - [2/2]
  4. regular expression with recursion in Perl - [2/2]
  5. Loading modules upon config variables on a Perl Catalyst application - [2/1]
  6. Controlling order of object destruction - [2/1]
  7. Tutorialspoint.com: Perl - Formats: Scalar found where operator expected - [2/1]
  8. Reading a file content into perl hash using map - [1/2]
  9. Variable inside a variablename? - [1/2]
  10. How can I list highest version of a kernel in perl - [1/2]

28 sept. 2019

(cclvii) 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.

# CPAN module Version Votes Abstract
1 Alien::Build 1.89 16 Build external dependencies for use in CPAN
2 App::cpm 0.984 43 a fast CPAN module installer
3 App::Netdisco 2.044001 12 An open source web-based network management tool.
4 Catmandu 1.2007 19 a data toolkit
5 DBIx::Class::DeploymentHandler 0.002233 18 Extensible DBIx::Class deployment
6 JSON::Validator 3.15 23 Validate data against a JSON schema
7 Perl::Critic::Freenode 0.031 16 Perl::Critic policies inspired by #perl on freenode IRC
8 Server::Starter 0.35 20 a superdaemon for hot-deploying server programs
9 Test::BDD::Cucumber 0.67 14 Feature-complete Cucumber-style testing in Perl
10 Test::Warnings 0.027 14 Test for warnings and the lack of them
11 Text::Template 1.58 20 Expand template text with embedded Perl
12 XML::Compile::SOAP 3.25 12 SOAP version 1.1

(ccclxxxviii) metacpan weekly report - Do

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 23
Week's winner: Do (+3)
Build date: 2019/09/28 20:39:17 GMT

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(cdxii) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
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Build date: 2019-09-28 20:33:01 GMT

  1. Perl: What's the meaning of $hashName{"a","b","c"} = "d";? - [5/1]
  2. Perl - Using Mojolicious::Plugin::OpenAPI with encoded URL's - [4/0]
  3. sed/awk/perl remove the first two lines of a 3 line pattern - [3/5]
  4. Using bash variable names as match replacement in perl regex substitution command line - [3/4]
  5. overloading a Perl object to redirect hash access to custom routine - [3/2]
  6. Finding repeating tagged substrings - [3/2]
  7. 'zef --verbose install Inline::Perl5' , install fails. I get ' t/p5_object_destructor.t (Wstat: 512 Tests: 20 Failed: 2)' - [3/1]
  8. Multiline perl regex replace on large file without slurp - [2/5]
  9. how to mock a func inside thefile.pl instead of a module - [2/1]
  10. use function names in perl's map - [2/1]

21 sept. 2019

(cclvi) 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.

# CPAN module Version Votes Abstract
1 AnyEvent 7.17 143 simpler/faster/newer/cooler AnyEvent API
2 Archive::Zip 1.66 31 Provide an interface to ZIP archive files.
3 Catmandu 1.2006 19 a data toolkit
4 MCE 1.862 74 Many-Core Engine for Perl providing parallel processing capabilities
5 MCE::Shared 1.862 12 MCE extension for sharing data supporting threads and processes
6 Module::CoreList 5.20190920 33 what modules shipped with versions of perl
7 PDF::API2 2.036 21 Facilitates the creation and modification of PDF files
8 Perl::Tidy 20190915 112 indent and reformat perl scripts
9 Server::Starter 0.35 20 a superdaemon for hot-deploying server programs
10 Test::BDD::Cucumber 0.64 14 Feature-complete Cucumber-style testing in Perl
11 Text::CSV_XS 1.40 83 Comma-Separated Values manipulation routines
12 Toadfarm 0.82 20 One Mojolicious app to rule them all

(ccclxxxvii) metacpan weekly report - Task::Kensho

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 41
Week's winners (+3): Task::Kensho 
Build date: 2019/09/21 14:12:19 GMT

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(cdxi) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
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Build date: 2019-09-21 13:58:59 GMT

  1. Why does "try" not cause an undefined subroutine error? - [12/1]
  2. What is the definition of "ROLE" in UNIVERSAL and how do Perl Roles work? - [6/1]
  3. Perl trying to understand regex debug output - [5/0]
  4. Mojolicious - how to intercept the incoming request before controller method handles and renders - [3/1]
  5. How to loop through an array for subset of elements (in reverse order) in perl - [2/1]
  6. PDF::FromHTML - Corrupt file and no output - [2/1]
  7. How can I internally redirect with Mojo? - [2/1]
  8. How to troubleshoot very slow perl script that runs faster on one server but slow on another - [2/1]
  9. Normalize ISO 8601 datetime to any time zone with support of non-standard time zone abbreviations - [1/3]
  10. Convert array to a string with newlines embeded in string - [1/3]

14 sept. 2019

(cclv) 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.

# CPAN module Version Votes Abstract
1 Alien::Build 1.86 16 Build external dependencies for use in CPAN
2 Archive::Zip 1.65 31 Provide an interface to ZIP archive files.
3 DateTime::Format::Flexible 0.32 14 DateTime::Format::Flexible - Flexibly parse strings and turn them into DateTime objects.
4 DateTime::TimeZone 2.37 16 Time zone object base class and factory
5 ExtUtils::MakeMaker 7.38 43 Create a module Makefile
6 File::Slurp 9999.28 64 Simple and Efficient Reading/Writing/Modifying of Complete Files
7 Future::AsyncAwait 0.33 17 deferred subroutine syntax for futures
8 MCE 1.850 74 Many-Core Engine for Perl providing parallel processing capabilities
9 MCE::Shared 1.850 12 MCE extension for sharing data supporting threads and processes
10 Mojolicious 8.24 408 Real-time web framework
11 PerlPowerTools 1.016 22 BSD utilities written in pure Perl
12 Raisin 0.87 39 A REST API microframework for Perl.
13 RapidApp 1.3105 26 Turnkey ajaxy webapps
14 Selenium::Remote::Driver 1.34 38 Perl Client for Selenium Remote Driver
15 Test::BDD::Cucumber 0.62 14 Feature-complete Cucumber-style testing in Perl
16 Text::Template 1.57 20 Expand template text with embedded Perl
17 Yancy 1.040 27 A simple framework and editor for content-driven Mojolicious websites

(ccclxxxvi) metacpan weekly report - Do

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 43
Week's winner: Do (+2)
Build date: 2019/09/14 20:47:46 GMT

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