18 sept 2021

(ccclix) 11 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. Catmandu - a data toolkit
    • Version: 1.2016 on 2021-09-17
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 1.2015 was 7 months, 26 days before
  2. Graph - graph data structures and algorithms
    • Version: 0.9724 on 2021-09-13
    • Votes: 26
    • Previous version: 0.9723 was 12 days before
  3. JSON::Validator - Validate data against a JSON schema
    • Version: 4.24 on 2021-09-16
    • Votes: 28
    • Previous version: 4.23 was 19 days before
  4. Mojolicious::Plugin::OpenAPI - OpenAPI / Swagger plugin for Mojolicious
    • Version: 4.06 on 2021-09-14
    • Votes: 40
    • Previous version: 4.05 was 2 months, 4 days before
  5. PDF::API2 - Create, modify, and examine PDF files
    • Version: 2.042 on 2021-09-16
    • Votes: 27
    • Previous version: 2.041 was 1 month, 19 days before
  6. Proc::ProcessTable - Perl extension to access the unix process table
    • Version: 0.62 on 2021-09-13
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.612 was 5 days before
  7. RapidApp - Turnkey ajaxy webapps
    • Version: 1.3404 on 2021-09-17
    • Votes: 29
    • Previous version: 1.3402 was 17 days before
  8. Sub::Util - Common Scalar and List utility subroutines
    • Version: 1.59 on 2021-09-12
    • Votes: 156
    • Previous version: 1.56 was 5 months, 13 days before
  9. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.9013 on 2021-09-18
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.9012 was 8 days before
  10. String::Random - Perl module to generate random strings based on a pattern
    • Version: 0.32 on 2021-09-14
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.31 was 10 months, 28 days before
  11. Test::Simple - Basic utilities for writing tests.
    • Version: 1.302187 on 2021-09-17
    • Votes: 171
    • Previous version: 1.302186 was 1 month, 22 days before

(dv) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2021-09-18 20:51:39 GMT


  1. Perl optimization: inlining a function changed the results - [4/1]
  2. Why my micro-API does not have response body? - [3/2]
  3. How to search and replace a word on multiple occurrence - [2/2]
  4. perl - Hash::Merge duplicates same list within hashes instead of putting them once - [2/1]
  5. Perl - how to create dynamic multi level hash using array of elements as keys - [2/1]
  6. Error while using SSH command in shell script - [2/1]
  7. running gam command inside perl script - [1/2]
  8. in Perl, how to assign the print function to a variable? - [1/2]
  9. In Perl, how to create a "mixed-encoding" string (or a raw sequence of bytes) in a scalar? - [1/2]
  10. perl to modify clipboard before pasting - [1/1]

11 sept 2021

(ccclviii) 11 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: 2.049005 on 2021-09-09
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 2.049004 was 6 days before
  2. DBIx::Lite - Chained and minimal ORM
    • Version: 0.33 on 2021-09-07
    • Votes: 26
    • Previous version: 0.32 was 2 years, 8 months, 8 days before
  3. Mojo::mysql - Mojolicious and Async MySQL/MariaDB
    • Version: 1.23 on 2021-09-11
    • Votes: 34
    • Previous version: 1.21 was 4 months, 13 days before
  4. Mojo::Pg - Mojolicious ♥ PostgreSQL
    • Version: 4.26 on 2021-09-08
    • Votes: 68
    • Previous version: 4.25 was 6 months, 16 days before
  5. Net::GitHub - Perl Interface for github.com
    • Version: 1.02 on 2021-09-08
    • Votes: 25
    • Previous version: 1.01 was 1 year, 4 months, 15 days before
  6. Path::Iterator::Rule - Iterative, recursive file finder
    • Version: 1.015 on 2021-09-09
    • Votes: 23
    • Previous version: 1.014 was 3 years, 2 months, 12 days before
  7. Prima - a perl graphic toolkit
    • Version: 1.63 on 2021-09-10
    • Votes: 33
    • Previous version: 1.62 was 2 months, 24 days before
  8. Proc::ProcessTable - Perl extension to access the unix process table
    • Version: 0.612 on 2021-09-08
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.611 was 21 days before
  9. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.9012 on 2021-09-10
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.9011 was 10 days before
  10. Test::MockModule - Override subroutines in a module for unit testing
    • Version: v0.177.0 on 2021-09-07
    • Votes: 14
    • Previous version: v0.176.0 was 8 months, 2 days before
  11. Yancy - The Best Web Framework Deserves the Best CMS
    • Version: 1.077 on 2021-09-06
    • Votes: 40
    • Previous version: 1.076 was 26 days before

(cdlxxxiv) metacpan weekly report

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 38

This week there isn't any remarkable distribution

Build date: 2021/09/11 14:07:22 GMT


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4 sept 2021

(ccclvii) 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::Netdisco - An open source web-based network management tool.
    • Version: 2.049004 on 2021-09-03
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 2.049001 was 12 days before
  2. Graph - graph data structures and algorithms
    • Version: 0.9723 on 2021-09-01
    • Votes: 26
    • Previous version: 0.9722 was 1 month, 28 days before
  3. GraphQL - Perl implementation of GraphQL
    • Version: 0.52 on 2021-09-03
    • Votes: 18
    • Previous version: 0.51 was 1 month, 30 days before
  4. IO - Perl core IO modules
    • Version: 1.48 on 2021-09-01
    • Votes: 53
    • Previous version: 1.45 was 7 months, 28 days before
  5. JSON::Validator - Validate data against a JSON schema
    • Version: 4.23 on 2021-08-28
    • Votes: 28
    • Previous version: 4.22 was 1 day before
  6. OpenAPI::Client - A client for talking to an Open API powered server
    • Version: 1.02 on 2021-08-28
    • Votes: 14
    • Previous version: 1.01 was 2 months, 11 days before
  7. RapidApp - Turnkey ajaxy webapps
    • Version: 1.3402 on 2021-08-31
    • Votes: 29
    • Previous version: 1.3401 was 7 months, 23 days before
  8. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.9011 on 2021-08-31
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.9010 was 6 days before
  9. Storable - persistence for Perl data structures
    • Version: 3.25 on 2021-08-30
    • Votes: 46
    • Previous version: 3.15 was 2 years, 4 months, 7 days before
  10. Sys::Virt - libvirt Perl API
    • Version: v7.7.0 on 2021-09-02
    • Votes: 15
    • Previous version: v7.5.0 was 2 months before
  11. Text::Template - Expand template text with embedded Perl
    • Version: 1.60 on 2021-09-03
    • Votes: 22
    • Previous version: 1.59 was 1 year, 2 months before
  12. WWW::Mechanize::Chrome - automate the Chrome browser
    • Version: 0.68 on 2021-08-29
    • Votes: 15
    • Previous version: 0.67 was 1 month, 20 days before

(cdlxxxiii) metacpan weekly report

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 39

This week there isn't any remarkable distribution

Build date: 2021/09/04 20:05:43 GMT


Clicked for first time:

  • App::findeps - the Module to find dependencies for files you've selected
  • Net::xFTP - Common wrapper functions for use with either Net::FTP, Net::SFTP, Net::FSP, Net::FTPSSL, Net::OpenSSH, Net:SSH2, and Net::SFTP::Foreign.
  • SDL2::FFI - FFI Wrapper for SDL (Simple DirectMedia Layer) Development Library
  • Test::WWW::Mechanize::Mojo - Test::WWW::Mechanize for Mojo / Mojolicious

Increasing its reputation:

(div) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2021-09-04 19:57:27 GMT


  1. What does 0 plus a pointer mean? - [18/2]
  2. bash + how to capture the version from rpm - [5/7]
  3. How to set cursor color in Gtk3 selectable label? - [3/1]
  4. Mojolicious API is disregarding the characters after " . " in the URL argument - [3/1]
  5. How does Perl regexp anchor $ actually handle a trailing newline? - [2/2]
  6. Perl: Converting strings to Unicode - [2/2]
  7. Math::BigInt error: Can't locate object method "bmuladd" - [2/1]
  8. Unable to follow opendir syntax in Perl - [1/3]
  9. JSONizing nested Perl objects - [1/2]
  10. Trying to install a perl module with cpanm, got a fail - [1/2]

28 ago 2021

(ccclvi) 7 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: 2.049001 on 2021-08-22
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 2.048000 was 8 days before
  2. Future::AsyncAwait - deferred subroutine syntax for futures
    • Version: 0.53 on 2021-08-26
    • Votes: 41
    • Previous version: 0.52 was 1 month, 13 days before
  3. JSON::Validator - Validate data against a JSON schema
    • Version: 4.22 on 2021-08-27
    • Votes: 28
    • Previous version: 4.21 was 1 month, 17 days before
  4. Object::Pad - a simple syntax for lexical slot-based objects
    • Version: 0.52 on 2021-08-25
    • Votes: 19
    • Previous version: 0.51 was 15 days before
  5. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.9010 on 2021-08-25
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 0.9009 was 1 month, 26 days before
  6. Test::BDD::Cucumber - Feature-complete Cucumber-style testing in Perl
    • Version: 0.82 on 2021-08-23
    • Votes: 15
    • Previous version: 0.81 was 1 month, 5 days before
  7. Text::ANSITable - Create nice formatted tables using extended ASCII and ANSI colors
    • Version: 0.606 on 2021-08-27
    • Votes: 16
    • Previous version: 0.604 was 18 days before

(cdlxxxii) metacpan weekly report - Scalar::List::Utils

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 33

Week's winner: Scalar::List::Utils (+2)

Build date: 2021/08/28 12:35:57 GMT


Clicked for first time:


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(diii) stackoverflow perl report

These are the ten most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2021-08-28 12:19:35 GMT


  1. Modify default Controller/Model paths in Mojolicious - [3/2]
  2. How to check availability of 64-bit integers (for `use integer`)? - [2/2]
  3. Perl: How can I edit the structure of a shared_clone? - [2/2]
  4. Need explanation for `~0` vs. `2**64` with and without `use integer` - [2/1]
  5. timeout not working in Perl script for function for some domains I'm pinging - [2/0]
  6. perl DBI Oracle UTF8 Charset expected - [2/0]
  7. How does `print readline` differ from `$line = readline; print $line`? - [1/2]
  8. How to use "_" underscore in foreach loop to build range - [1/2]
  9. Passing multiple Hashes as argument to Perl subroutine ( Perl 5.16 / Perl 5.30) - [1/2]
  10. How to rearrange dates of the month when they span across end of current month to beginning of next month - [1/2]