17 abr 2021

(cccxxxvii) 12 great CPAN modules released last week

Updates for great CPAN modules released last week. A module is considered great if its favorites count is greater or equal than 12.

  1. App::opan - A CPAN overlay for darkpan and pinning purposes
    • Version: 0.003005 on 2021-04-13
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 0.003003 was 23 days before
  2. App::perlbrew - Manage perl installations in your $HOME
    • Version: 0.92 on 2021-04-15
    • Votes: 166
    • Previous version: 0.91 was 2 months, 15 days before
  3. Cpanel::JSON::XS - cPanel fork of JSON::XS, fast and correct serializing
    • Version: 4.26 on 2021-04-12
    • Votes: 39
    • Previous version: 4.25 was 5 months, 15 days before
  4. ExtUtils::MakeMaker - Create a module Makefile
    • Version: 7.62 on 2021-04-13
    • Votes: 49
    • Previous version: 7.60 was 1 month, 24 days before
  5. Minion::Backend::mysql - MySQL backend
    • Version: 0.24 on 2021-04-12
    • Votes: 12
    • Previous version: 0.23 was 3 months, 24 days before
  6. Mojolicious - Real-time web framework
    • Version: 9.17 on 2021-04-13
    • Votes: 451
    • Previous version: 9.16 was 4 days before
  7. PDF::API2 - Facilitates the creation and modification of PDF files
    • Version: 2.040 on 2021-04-13
    • Votes: 27
    • Previous version: 2.039 was 1 month, 9 days before
  8. PDL - Perl Data Language
    • Version: 2.037 on 2021-04-16
    • Votes: 41
    • Previous version: 2.034 was 16 days before
  9. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.0942 on 2021-04-15
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.0937 was 9 days before
  10. Statocles - A static site generator
    • Version: 0.098 on 2021-04-11
    • Votes: 29
    • Previous version: 0.097 was 1 year, 10 days before
  11. version - Structured version objects
    • Version: 0.9929 on 2021-04-16
    • Votes: 18
    • Previous version: 0.9928 was 6 months, 24 days before
  12. XML::LibXML - Interface to Gnome libxml2 xml parsing and DOM library
    • Version: 2.0207 on 2021-04-17
    • Votes: 91
    • Previous version: 2.0206 was 7 months, 2 days before

(cdlxiii) metacpan weekly report - XS::Parse::Keyword

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 63

Week's winner: XS::Parse::Keyword (+3)

Build date: 2021/04/17 19:17:49 GMT


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(cdlxxxvi) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2021-04-17 19:05:08 GMT


  1. Is it possible to have an 'or' or 'and' operator inside an 'eq' or 'ne' comparison in perl? - [3/1]
  2. reinitializing environment in shared library - [3/0]
  3. Modification of a read-only value attempted at ... line .... in a foreach loop - [3/0]
  4. FastCGI, Perl and Exit - [2/1]
  5. Automation on current tab with WWW::Mechanize::Chrome - [2/1]
  6. Execute python script and read its JSON output - [2/1]
  7. Perl replace multiple strings in a file - [2/1]
  8. Variable substitution in Perl with Perl special characters - [2/1]
  9. Can't find a valid termcap file - [2/0]
  10. How to mock a full module? - [1/2]

10 abr 2021

(cccxxxvi) 6 CPAN great modules released last week

Updates for great CPAN modules released last week. A module is considered great if its favorites count is greater or equal than 12.

  1. Devel::IPerl - Perl language kernel for Jupyter
    • Version: 0.010 on 2021-04-05
    • Votes: 19
    • Previous version: 0.009 was 3 years, 3 months, 19 days before
  2. Devel::NYTProf - Powerful fast feature-rich Perl source code profiler
    • Version: 6.07 on 2021-04-06
    • Votes: 167
    • Previous version: 6.06 was 2 years, 10 months, 2 days before
  3. GraphQL - Perl implementation of GraphQL
    • Version: 0.50 on 2021-04-08
    • Votes: 18
    • Previous version: 0.49 was 1 month, 21 days before
  4. Mojolicious - Real-time web framework
    • Version: 9.16 on 2021-04-09
    • Votes: 450
    • Previous version: 9.14 was 17 days before
  5. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.0937 on 2021-04-06
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.0936 was 3 days before
  6. XML::Compile::SOAP - SOAP version 1.1
    • Version: 3.27 on 2021-04-07
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 3.26 was 1 year, 4 months, 17 days before

(cdlxii) metacpan weekly report - Mojolicious

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 40

Week's winner: Mojolicious (+2)

Build date: 2021/04/10 19:01:29 GMT


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(cdlxxxv) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2021-04-10 18:54:30 GMT


  1. Single quotes in a variable name in Perl? - [4/1]
  2. How to make multiple variables readonly in Perl? - [3/2]
  3. Matching a string with Regexp Grammars - [3/0]
  4. Prepend a String to a Regex Match Using Bash - [2/3]
  5. How merge multiple files using Perl? - [2/2]
  6. Mac M1 Homebrew Perl Carton Net::SSLeay is loading libcrypto in an unsafe way - [2/0]
  7. Makefile.PL meta.json prereqs for OS so module won&'t be installed on Windows - [2/0]
  8. perl sort function efficiency - [1/2]
  9. Sum of Primes always returns 0 - [1/2]
  10. My Perl can't find local::lib after upgrading from Perl 5.14 to 5.28 - [1/2]

3 abr 2021

(cccxxxv) 12 CPAN great modules released last week

Updates for great CPAN modules released last week. A module is considered great if its favorites count is greater or equal than 12.

  1. CryptX - Cryptographic toolkit
    • Version: 0.071 on 2021-03-30
    • Votes: 41
    • Previous version: 0.070 was 1 month, 18 days before
  2. Excel::Writer::XLSX - Create a new file in the Excel 2007+ XLSX format.
    • Version: 1.08 on 2021-03-31
    • Votes: 55
    • Previous version: 1.07 was 7 months, 25 days before
  3. Moo - Minimalist Object Orientation (with Moose compatibility)
    • Version: 2.005004 on 2021-03-29
    • Votes: 281
    • Previous version: 2.005003 was 7 days before
  4. Moose - A postmodern object system for Perl 5
    • Version: 2.2015 on 2021-03-31
    • Votes: 316
    • Previous version: 2.2014 was 3 months, 12 days before
  5. Net::DNS - Perl Interface to the Domain Name System
    • Version: 1.30 on 2021-03-30
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 1.29 was 4 months, 12 days before
  6. PDL - Perl Data Language
    • Version: 2.034 on 2021-03-31
    • Votes: 41
    • Previous version: 2.032 was 7 days before
  7. Perl::Tidy - indent and reformat perl scripts
    • Version: 20210402 on 2021-04-01
    • Votes: 120
    • Previous version: 20210111 was 2 months, 22 days before
  8. Sub::Util - Common Scalar and List utility subroutines
    • Version: 1.56 on 2021-03-30
    • Votes: 151
    • Previous version: 1.55 was 11 months, 18 days before
  9. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.0936 on 2021-04-03
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.0933 was 23 days before
  10. Sys::Virt - libvirt Perl API
    • Version: v7.2.0 on 2021-04-01
    • Votes: 15
    • Previous version: v7.1.0 was 1 month before
  11. Win32::OLE - OLE Automation extensions
    • Version: 0.1713 on 2021-04-03
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 0.1712 was 6 years, 10 months, 20 days before
  12. WWW::Mechanize::Chrome - automate the Chrome browser
    • Version: 0.66 on 2021-03-30
    • Votes: 15
    • Previous version: 0.65 was 4 months before

(cdlxi) metacpan weekly report - Mojolicious

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 65

Week's winner: Mojolicious (+2)

Build date: 2021/04/03 13:26:54 GMT


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(cdlxxxiv) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2021-04-03 13:15:37 GMT


  1. how to pass command line arguments to perl script file in one-line - [3/3]
  2. How to make a non-interpolate string interpolate in Perl - [3/2]
  3. Can I make a variable optional in a perl sub prototype? - [3/2]
  4. How to create and to throw exceptions in Perl? - [3/1]
  5. How can I dynamically load Perl modules and use their functions? - [2/3]
  6. Dynamic variable names and hash keys - [2/1]
  7. Perl code to delete a multi line XML node - [1/3]
  8. Search in an array of hashes by the hash key and its sorting in Perl - [1/2]
  9. Why is Perl giving "Can't modify string in scalar output" error? - [1/2]
  10. How to add zeros into my file using Perl to make lines the same length? - [1/2]

27 mar 2021

(cccxxxiv) 20 CPAN great modules released last week

Updates for great CPAN modules released last week. A module is considered great if its favorites count is greater or equal than 12.

  1. App::opan - A CPAN overlay for darkpan and pinning purposes
    • Version: 0.003003 on 2021-03-21
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 0.003002 was 1 year, 10 months, 12 days before
  2. Devel::MAT - Perl Memory Analysis Tool
    • Version: 0.44 on 2021-03-27
    • Votes: 25
    • Previous version: 0.43 was 11 months, 3 days before
  3. Graph - graph data structures and algorithms
    • Version: 0.9720 on 2021-03-25
    • Votes: 25
    • Previous version: 0.9718 was 12 days before
  4. JSON::Validator - Validate data against a JSON schema
    • Version: 4.16 on 2021-03-24
    • Votes: 27
    • Previous version: 4.14 was 1 month, 1 day before
  5. Markdent - An event-based Markdown parser toolkit
    • Version: 0.40 on 2021-03-21
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.39 was 1 month, 9 days before
  6. Minilla - CPAN module authoring tool
    • Version: v3.1.12 on 2021-03-25
    • Votes: 50
    • Previous version: v3.1.11 was 6 months, 13 days before
  7. Minion - Job queue
    • Version: 10.21 on 2021-03-20
    • Votes: 82
    • Previous version: 10.20 was 6 days before
  8. Module::CoreList - what modules shipped with versions of perl
    • Version: 5.20210320 on 2021-03-21
    • Votes: 34
    • Previous version: 5.20210220 was 1 month, 1 day before
  9. Mojolicious - Real-time web framework
    • Version: 9.14 on 2021-03-23
    • Votes: 447
    • Previous version: 9.12 was 3 days before
  10. Mojolicious::Plugin::OpenAPI - OpenAPI / Swagger plugin for Mojolicious
    • Version: 4.02 on 2021-03-24
    • Votes: 39
    • Previous version: 4.00 was 1 month, 7 days before
  11. Mojolicious::Plugin::Status - Mojolicious server status
    • Version: 1.17 on 2021-03-23
    • Votes: 12
    • Previous version: 1.16 was 5 days before
  12. Moo - Minimalist Object Orientation (with Moose compatibility)
    • Version: 2.005003 on 2021-03-21
    • Votes: 280
    • Previous version: 2.004004 was 3 months, 26 days before
  13. Net::Server - Extensible Perl internet server
    • Version: 2.010 on 2021-03-22
    • Votes: 28
    • Previous version: 2.009 was 3 years, 7 months, 12 days before
  14. PDL - Perl Data Language
    • Version: 2.032 on 2021-03-24
    • Votes: 41
    • Previous version: 2.029 was 12 days before
  15. Perl::Critic - Critique Perl source code for best-practices.
    • Version: 1.140 on 2021-03-24
    • Votes: 111
    • Previous version: 1.138 was 1 year, 2 months before
  16. Search::Elasticsearch - The official client for Elasticsearch
    • Version: 7.712 on 2021-03-25
    • Votes: 40
    • Previous version: 7.711001 was 24 days before
  17. Selenium::Remote::Driver - Perl Client for Selenium Remote Driver
    • Version: 1.44 on 2021-03-27
    • Votes: 43
    • Previous version: 1.42 was 10 days before
  18. String::Util - String processing utility functions
    • Version: 1.32 on 2021-03-26
    • Votes: 12
    • Previous version: 1.31 was 7 months, 30 days before
  19. Syntax::Keyword::Try - a try/catch/finally syntax for perl
    • Version: 0.23 on 2021-03-27
    • Votes: 33
    • Previous version: 0.21 was 2 months, 5 days before
  20. Text::CSV_XS - Comma-Separated Values manipulation routines
    • Version: 1.46 on 2021-03-24
    • Votes: 92
    • Previous version: 1.45 was 3 months before