19 may 2024

(cdxcvi) 6 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. Devel::CheckOS - a script to package Devel::AssertOS modules with your code.
    • Version: 2.02 on 2024-05-15, with 17 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.01 was 13 days before
    • Author: DCANTRELL
  2. Log::Contextual - Simple logging interface with a contextual log
    • Version: 0.009000 on 2024-05-15, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.008001 was 6 years, 3 months, 27 days before
    • Author: HAARG
  3. MetaCPAN::Client - A comprehensive, DWIM-featured client to the MetaCPAN API
    • Version: 2.032000 on 2024-05-15, with 25 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.031001 was 2 months, 4 days before
    • Author: MICKEY
  4. Mojolicious - Real-time web framework
    • Version: 9.37 on 2024-05-13, with 497 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 9.36 was 2 months, 5 days before
    • Author: SRI
  5. PDF::API2 - Create, modify, and examine PDF files
    • Version: 2.047 on 2024-05-18, with 30 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.045 was 7 months, 23 days before
    • Author: SSIMMS
  6. Sub::Override - Perl extension for easily overriding subroutines
    • Version: 0.11 on 2024-05-14, with 15 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.10 was 5 months, 9 days before
    • Author: MVSJES

12 may 2024

(cdxcv) 8 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. DBD::Oracle - Oracle database driver for the DBI module
    • Version: 1.90 on 2024-05-07, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.83 was 2 years, 3 months, 21 days before
    • Author: ZARQUON
  2. Firefox::Marionette - Automate the Firefox browser with the Marionette protocol
    • Version: 1.57 on 2024-05-06, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.77 was 4 years, 9 months, 30 days before
    • Author: DDICK
  3. Minion::Backend::mysql - MySQL backend
    • Version: 1.005 on 2024-05-06, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.004 was 6 months, 6 days before
    • Author: PREACTION
  4. Path::Tiny - File path utility
    • Version: 0.146 on 2024-05-08, with 188 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.144 was 1 year, 5 months, 7 days before
    • Author: DAGOLDEN
  5. PDL - Perl Data Language
    • Version: 2.089 on 2024-05-11, with 52 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.088 was 20 days before
    • Author: ETJ
  6. Perl::Tidy - indent and reformat perl scripts
    • Version: 20240511 on 2024-05-10, with 140 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 20240202 was 3 months, 9 days before
    • Author: SHANCOCK
  7. Prima - a Perl graphic toolkit
    • Version: 1.73 on 2024-05-09, with 43 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.72 was 3 months, 9 days before
    • Author: KARASIK
  8. SPVM - The SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.990006 on 2024-05-09, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.990003 was 8 days before
    • Author: KIMOTO

(dcx) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2024-05-12 07:32:36 GMT


  1. Is there a Perl module / a simple way to wrap methods of an object in a subroutine? - [2/3]
  2. Is it possible to optionally match paired quotations marks (before and after a string)? - [1/2]
  3. Perl break out of while loop, print a result, then restart the loop - [1/2]
  4. APR.c: loadable library and perl binaries are mismatched (got handshake key 0xeb00080, needed 0xce00080) - [1/1]
  5. Reusing grid coordinates in perl Tk - [1/1]

4 may 2024

(cdxciv) 17 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::cpm - a fast CPAN module installer
    • Version: 0.997017 on 2024-04-28, with 72 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.997015 was 3 months, 24 days before
    • Author: SKAJI
  2. App::DBBrowser - Browse SQLite/MySQL/PostgreSQL databases and their tables interactively.
    • Version: 2.410 on 2024-05-04, with 14 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.407 was 1 month, 24 days before
    • Author: KUERBIS
  3. App::Netdisco - An open source web-based network management tool.
    • Version: 2.076004 on 2024-05-03, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.076001 was 9 days before
    • Author: OLIVER
  4. CPAN::Audit - Audit CPAN distributions for known vulnerabilities
    • Version: 20240503.001 on 2024-05-03, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 20240414.001 was 18 days before
    • Author: BDFOY
  5. CPAN::Changes - Parser for CPAN style change logs
    • Version: 0.500004 on 2024-05-02, with 32 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.500003 was 2 months, 9 days before
    • Author: HAARG
  6. DBD::mysql - A MySQL driver for the Perl5 Database Interface (DBI)
    • Version: 5.005 on 2024-05-01, with 55 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 5.004 was 1 month, 13 days before
    • Author: DVEEDEN
  7. DBIx::DataModel - UML-based Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) framework
    • Version: 3.11 on 2024-04-28, with 12 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 3.10 was 1 month, 17 days before
    • Author: DAMI
  8. Devel::CheckOS - a script to package Devel::AssertOS modules with your code.
    • Version: 2.01 on 2024-05-02, with 17 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.96 was 1 year, 2 months, 26 days before
    • Author: DCANTRELL
  9. Email::MIME - easy MIME message handling
    • Version: 1.954 on 2024-05-02, with 20 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.953 was 1 year, 3 months, 24 days before
    • Author: RJBS
  10. GD - Perl interface to the libgd graphics library
    • Version: 2.81 on 2024-05-03, with 28 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.78 was 9 months, 30 days before
    • Author: RURBAN
  11. Module::Build::Tiny - A tiny replacement for Module::Build
    • Version: 0.048 on 2024-04-28, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.047 was 7 months before
    • Author: LEONT
  12. Net::DNS - Perl Interface to the Domain Name System
    • Version: 1.45 on 2024-05-02, with 26 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.44 was 2 months, 16 days before
    • Author: NLNETLABS
  13. PerlPowerTools - BSD utilities written in pure Perl
    • Version: 1.045 on 2024-04-30, with 39 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.044 was 1 month, 27 days before
    • Author: BRIANDFOY
  14. SPVM - The SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.990003 on 2024-05-01, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.990001 was 5 days before
    • Author: KIMOTO
  15. Syntax::Keyword::Match - a match/case syntax for perl
    • Version: 0.14 on 2024-04-30, with 12 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.13 was 9 months, 10 days before
    • Author: PEVANS
  16. Term::Choose - Choose items from a list interactively.
    • Version: 1.765 on 2024-05-02, with 15 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.764 was 12 days before
    • Author: KUERBIS
  17. version - Structured version objects
    • Version: 0.9932 on 2024-04-28, with 21 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.9931 was 1 day before
    • Author: LEONT

28 abr 2024

(cdxciii) 15 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::Netdisco - An open source web-based network management tool.
    • Version: 2.076001 on 2024-04-24, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.075003 was 12 days before
    • Author: OLIVER
  2. Devel::Cover - Code coverage metrics for Perl
    • Version: 1.42 on 2024-04-26, with 101 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.40 was 11 months, 26 days before
    • Author: PJCJ
  3. Devel::Size - Perl extension for finding the memory usage of Perl variables
    • Version: 0.84 on 2024-04-25, with 21 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.83 was 5 years, 2 days before
    • Author: NWCLARK
  4. experimental - Experimental features made easy
    • Version: 0.032 on 2024-04-25, with 32 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.031 was 1 year, 2 months, 25 days before
    • Author: LEONT
  5. HTML5::DOM - Super fast html5 DOM library with css selectors (based on Modest/MyHTML)
    • Version: 1.26 on 2024-04-25, with 12 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.25 was 2 years, 9 months, 19 days before
    • Author: ZHUMARIN
  6. Compress::Zlib - IO Interface to compressed data files/buffers
    • Version: 2.212 on 2024-04-27, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.211 was 21 days before
    • Author: PMQS
  7. JSON::Path - search nested hashref/arrayref structures using JSONPath
    • Version: 1.0.6 on 2024-04-26, with 12 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.0.4 was 4 months, 15 days before
    • Author: POPEFELIX
  8. MIME::Body - Tools to manipulate MIME messages
    • Version: 5.515 on 2024-04-24, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 5.514 was 2 months, 18 days before
    • Author: DSKOLL
  9. Module::CoreList - what modules shipped with versions of perl
    • Version: 5.20240420 on 2024-04-27, with 43 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 5.20240320 was 1 month, 7 days before
    • Author: BINGOS
  10. PDL - Perl Data Language
    • Version: 2.088 on 2024-04-21, with 52 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.019 was 5 years, 11 months, 16 days before
    • Author: ETJ
  11. SPVM - The SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.990001 on 2024-04-26, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.989104 was 6 days before
    • Author: KIMOTO
  12. Test::MockModule - Override subroutines in a module for unit testing
    • Version: v0.178.0 on 2024-04-26, with 17 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: v0.177.0 was 2 years, 7 months, 19 days before
    • Author: GFRANKS
  13. Test::Simple - Basic utilities for writing tests.
    • Version: 1.302199 on 2024-04-25, with 190 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.302198 was 4 months, 25 days before
    • Author: EXODIST
  14. Test2::Suite - Distribution with a rich set of tools built upon the Test2 framework.
    • Version: 0.000162 on 2024-04-25, with 47 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.000159 was 6 months before
    • Author: EXODIST
  15. version - Structured version objects
    • Version: 0.9931 on 2024-04-27, with 21 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.9930 was 7 months, 16 days before
    • Author: LEONT

(dlxxxvi) metacpan weekly report - App::perlimports

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 75

Week's winner (+4): App::perlimports

Build date: 2024/04/28 07:04:22 GMT


Clicked for first time:


Increasing its reputation:

(dcix) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2024-04-28 07:03:15 GMT


  1. Problem getting Mojolicious routes to work - [6/1]
  2. How can I reinstall a partially installed Perl module? - [2/1]
  3. perl: replacing all unicode x2103 (degree Celsius) in Perl6::Slurp-ed file - [1/1]
  4. How to avoid `scalar` of empty array returning `undef`? - [0/2]
  5. perl regex negative lookahead replacement with wildcard - [0/1]

21 abr 2024

(cdxcii) 5 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. Alien::ImageMagick - cpanm compatible Image::Magick packaging.
    • Version: 0.10 on 2024-04-18, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.09 was 1 year, 9 months, 20 days before
    • Author: AMBS
  2. CPAN::Audit - Audit CPAN distributions for known vulnerabilities
    • Version: 20240414.001 on 2024-04-15, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 20240410.001 was 5 days before
    • Author: BDFOY
  3. SPVM - SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.989104 on 2024-04-20, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.989101 was 7 days before
    • Author: KIMOTO
  4. Term::Choose - Choose items from a list interactively.
    • Version: 1.764 on 2024-04-20, with 14 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.763 was 3 months, 2 days before
    • Author: KUERBIS
  5. Text::CSV_XS - Comma-Separated Values manipulation routines
    • Version: 1.54 on 2024-04-18, with 101 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.53 was 4 months, 25 days before
    • Author: HMBRAND

14 abr 2024

(cdxci) 4 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::Netdisco - An open source web-based network management tool.
    • Version: 2.075003 on 2024-04-12, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.074001 was 24 days before
    • Author: OLIVER
  2. CPAN::Audit - Audit CPAN distributions for known vulnerabilities
    • Version: 20240410.001 on 2024-04-10, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 20240401.002 was 9 days before
    • Author: BDFOY
  3. SPVM - SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.989101 on 2024-04-13, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.989098 was 9 days before
    • Author: KIMOTO
  4. Sys::Virt - libvirt Perl API
    • Version: v10.2.0 on 2024-04-08, with 17 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: v10.1.0 was 1 month, 7 days before
    • Author: DANBERR

(dcviii) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2024-04-14 07:55:19 GMT


  1. How does the 'use utf8' interfere with the 'Method::Signatures::Simple' module? - [3/1]
  2. Changing pixel color with perl GD - [2/2]
  3. How can I preserve state in a `use`d module relatively to the `use`ing module without refactoring? - [2/2]
  4. What is the 'DEFAULT' behaviour for perl signals? - [2/1]
  5. Perl Comparison string - [1/1]