21 may 2022

(cccxciii) 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: 2.052006 on 2022-05-17
    • Votes: 14
    • Previous version: 2.052005 was 25 days before
  2. App::perlbrew - Manage perl installations in your $HOME
    • Version: 0.95 on 2022-05-15
    • Votes: 168
    • Previous version: 0.94 was 5 months, 11 days before
  3. DBIx::Class - Extensible and flexible object <-> relational mapper.
    • Version: 0.082843 on 2022-05-17
    • Votes: 279
    • Previous version: 0.08271 was 5 years, 11 months before
  4. LWP - The World-Wide Web library for Perl
    • Version: 6.66 on 2022-05-18
    • Votes: 156
    • Previous version: 6.65 was 9 days before
  5. Modern::Perl - enable all of the features of Modern Perl with one import
    • Version: 1.20220515 on 2022-05-15
    • Votes: 47
    • Previous version: 1.20200211 was 2 years, 3 months, 4 days before
  6. SPVM - SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.9517 on 2022-05-19
    • Votes: 26
    • Previous version: 0.9516 was 8 days before
  7. SVG - Perl extension for generating Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) documents.
    • Version: 2.87 on 2022-05-19
    • Votes: 18
    • Previous version: 2.86 was 1 year, 27 days before

(dvii) metacpan weekly report

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 54

This week there isn't any remarkable distribution

Build date: 2022/05/21 13:37:15 GMT


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(dxxxv) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2022-05-21 13:35:54 GMT


  1. How do you match \' - [3/2]
  2. Problem accessing hash imported from CSV in Perl - [2/2]
  3. Perl Split Function - How to assign a specify array value to a variable in one line - [1/1]
  4. Perl - substring keywords - [1/1]
  5. Perl print does not output to screen (when using Socket) - [1/1]

14 may 2022

(cccxcii) 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::lcpan - Manage your local CPAN mirror
    • Version: 1.070 on 2022-05-09
    • Votes: 14
    • Previous version: 1.069 was 3 days before
  2. Carmel - CPAN Artifact Repository Manager
    • Version: v0.1.56 on 2022-05-11
    • Votes: 23
    • Previous version: v0.1.46 was 4 days before
  3. Kelp - A web framework light, yet rich in nutrients.
    • Version: 1.06 on 2022-05-09
    • Votes: 44
    • Previous version: 1.05 was 1 year, 3 months, 19 days before
  4. LWP - The World-Wide Web library for Perl
    • Version: 6.65 on 2022-05-09
    • Votes: 156
    • Previous version: 6.64 was 13 days before
  5. Minilla - CPAN module authoring tool
    • Version: v3.1.18 on 2022-05-10
    • Votes: 54
    • Previous version: v3.1.17 was 9 days before
  6. Object::Pad - a simple syntax for lexical field-based objects
    • Version: 0.65 on 2022-05-10
    • Votes: 27
    • Previous version: 0.64 was 1 month, 8 days before
  7. SPVM - SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.9516 on 2022-05-11
    • Votes: 26
    • Previous version: 0.9514 was 10 days before

(dvi) metacpan weekly report - Carmel

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 37

Week's winner: Carmel (+5)

Build date: 2022/05/14 13:08:54 GMT


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(dxxxiv) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
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Build date: 2022-05-14 13:07:34 GMT


  1. Why does Types::Standard break Scalar::Util::readonly? - [4/1]
  2. Perl regex - print only modified line (like sed -n 's///p') - [3/2]
  3. multi replace in postgresql query using perl - [2/3]
  4. Perl dynamic / symbolic function reference - [2/2]
  5. How to open a filehandle with an existing variable in perl? - [2/2]

7 may 2022

(cccxci) 14 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::lcpan - Manage your local CPAN mirror
    • Version: 1.069 on 2022-05-07
    • Votes: 14
    • Previous version: 1.068 was 11 months, 2 days before
  2. Carmel - CPAN Artifact Repository Manager
    • Version: v0.1.45 on 2022-05-07
    • Votes: 18
    • Previous version: v0.1.39 was 2 months, 22 days before
  3. Carton - Perl module dependency manager (aka Bundler for Perl)
    • Version: v1.0.35 on 2022-05-07
    • Votes: 110
    • Previous version: v1.0.34 was 3 years, 10 months, 9 days before
  4. Cpanel::JSON::XS - cPanel fork of JSON::XS, fast and correct serializing
    • Version: 4.28 on 2022-05-05
    • Votes: 40
    • Previous version: 4.27 was 6 months, 22 days before
  5. Imager - Perl extension for Generating 24 bit Images
    • Version: 1.015 on 2022-05-07
    • Votes: 61
    • Previous version: 1.014 was 9 days before
  6. IO - Perl core IO modules
    • Version: 1.50 on 2022-05-03
    • Votes: 56
    • Previous version: 1.48 was 8 months, 2 days before
  7. Minilla - CPAN module authoring tool
    • Version: v3.1.17 on 2022-05-01
    • Votes: 54
    • Previous version: v3.1.16 was 1 month, 19 days before
  8. PDL - Perl Data Language
    • Version: 2.079 on 2022-05-03
    • Votes: 45
    • Previous version: 2.078 was 23 days before
  9. Perl::Build - perl builder
    • Version: 1.33 on 2022-05-05
    • Votes: 20
    • Previous version: 1.32 was 1 year, 1 month, 26 days before
  10. PPI - Parse, Analyze and Manipulate Perl (without perl)
    • Version: 1.274 on 2022-05-02
    • Votes: 55
    • Previous version: 1.273 was 10 days before
  11. Selenium::Remote::Driver - Perl Client for Selenium Remote Driver
    • Version: 1.47 on 2022-05-05
    • Votes: 44
    • Previous version: 1.46 was 5 months, 1 day before
  12. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.9514 on 2022-05-02
    • Votes: 26
    • Previous version: 0.9513 was 14 days before
  13. Sys::Virt - libvirt Perl API
    • Version: v8.3.0 on 2022-05-04
    • Votes: 15
    • Previous version: v8.1.0 was 2 months, 3 days before
  14. Toadfarm - One Mojolicious app to rule them all
    • Version: 0.84 on 2022-05-02
    • Votes: 20
    • Previous version: 0.83 was 10 months, 15 days before

(dv) metacpan weekly report - Carmel

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 47

Week's winner: Carmel (+3)

Build date: 2022/05/07 14:06:16 GMT


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(dxxxiii) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2022-05-07 14:04:39 GMT


  1. Wrapping delimited lines, retaining first column, with minimum final length - [4/7]
  2. Using sed with back-references calculated - [2/3]
  3. what the following syntax means in perl? - [2/2]
  4. How to check if a client has disconnected? - [2/1]
  5. Perl ImageMagick: how to disable printing of command output? - [2/1]

30 abr 2022

(cccxc) 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::cpanminus - get, unpack, build and install modules from CPAN
    • Version: 1.7046 on 2022-04-27
    • Votes: 262
    • Previous version: 1.7045 was 3 months before
  2. App::cpm - a fast CPAN module installer
    • Version: 0.997011 on 2022-04-26
    • Votes: 57
    • Previous version: 0.997010 was 9 days before
  3. App::pmuninstall - Uninstall modules
    • Version: 0.33 on 2022-04-30
    • Votes: 35
    • Previous version: 0.30 was 8 years, 10 months, 27 days before
  4. Devel::CheckOS - a script to package Devel::AssertOS modules with your code.
    • Version: 1.93 on 2022-04-25
    • Votes: 12
    • Previous version: 1.91 was 4 days before
  5. experimental - Experimental features made easy
    • Version: 0.028 on 2022-04-26
    • Votes: 30
    • Previous version: 0.027 was 2 months, 18 days before
  6. Future::AsyncAwait - deferred subroutine syntax for futures
    • Version: 0.58 on 2022-04-29
    • Votes: 42
    • Previous version: 0.57 was 1 month, 13 days before
  7. Imager - Perl extension for Generating 24 bit Images
    • Version: 1.014 on 2022-04-28
    • Votes: 61
    • Previous version: 1.012 was 1 year, 10 months, 14 days before
  8. LWP - The World-Wide Web library for Perl
    • Version: 6.64 on 2022-04-26
    • Votes: 155
    • Previous version: 6.62 was 21 days before
  9. List::UtilsBy - higher-order list utility functions
    • Version: 0.12 on 2022-04-29
    • Votes: 34
    • Previous version: 0.11 was 4 years, 2 months, 29 days before
  10. Minion - Job queue
    • Version: 10.24 on 2022-04-28
    • Votes: 89
    • Previous version: 10.23 was 3 months, 8 days before
  11. Mojolicious - Real-time web framework
    • Version: 9.25 on 2022-04-28
    • Votes: 468
    • Previous version: 9.24 was 10 days before
  12. Template::Toolkit - comprehensive template processing system
    • Version: 3.100 on 2022-04-26
    • Votes: 136
    • Previous version: 3.010 was 4 months, 13 days before
  13. Test::WWW::Mechanize - Testing-specific WWW::Mechanize subclass
    • Version: 1.58 on 2022-04-29
    • Votes: 18
    • Previous version: 1.54 was 1 year, 4 months, 20 days before
  14. Text::Template - Expand template text with embedded Perl
    • Version: 1.61 on 2022-04-28
    • Votes: 22
    • Previous version: 1.60 was 7 months, 25 days before
  15. WWW::Mechanize - Handy web browsing in a Perl object
    • Version: 2.07 on 2022-04-29
    • Votes: 90
    • Previous version: 2.06 was 6 months, 4 days before

(div) metacpan weekly report - Email::Simple

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 49

Week's winners (+3): Email::Simple 

Build date: 2022/04/30 20:48:36 GMT


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(dxxxii) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2022-04-30 20:45:48 GMT


  1. Autoload'd calls fail via Inline::Perl5 in Raku - [6/1]
  2. Why is `splice(@_, 0, shift)` safe? - [5/1]
  3. Need help to create XML file using perl XML::LibXML - [2/1]
  4. How do i use \ (backslash) in a here-doc and have it show up when I print? - [2/1]
  5. How to `send_error` from `before` hook at dancer? - [2/0]

23 abr 2022

(ccclxxxix) 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::cpm - a fast CPAN module installer
    • Version: 0.997010 on 2022-04-17
    • Votes: 57
    • Previous version: 0.997009 was 1 month, 16 days before
  2. App::Netdisco - An open source web-based network management tool.
    • Version: 2.052005 on 2022-04-22
    • Votes: 14
    • Previous version: 2.052003 was 9 days before
  3. Applify - Write object oriented scripts with ease
    • Version: 0.23 on 2022-04-21
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 0.22 was 1 year, 6 months, 8 days before
  4. CPAN - query, download and build perl modules from CPAN sites
    • Version: 2.34 on 2022-04-17
    • Votes: 33
    • Previous version: 2.33 was 21 days before
  5. DateTime - A date and time object for Perl
    • Version: 1.58 on 2022-04-18
    • Votes: 204
    • Previous version: 1.57 was 1 month, 15 days before
  6. Devel::CheckOS - require that we are running on a particular OS
    • Version: 1.91 on 2022-04-21
    • Votes: 12
    • Previous version: 1.87 was 10 months, 27 days before
  7. Dumbbench - More reliable benchmarking with the least amount of thinking
    • Version: 0.503 on 2022-04-21
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 0.501 was 1 year, 2 months, 6 days before
  8. local::lib - create and use a local lib/ for perl modules with PERL5LIB
    • Version: 2.000029 on 2022-04-20
    • Votes: 85
    • Previous version: 2.000028 was 6 months, 3 days before
  9. Module::CoreList - what modules shipped with versions of perl
    • Version: 5.20220420 on 2022-04-20
    • Votes: 37
    • Previous version: 5.20220320 was 1 month before
  10. Mojolicious - Real-time web framework
    • Version: 9.24 on 2022-04-18
    • Votes: 468
    • Previous version: 9.23 was 24 days before
  11. Net::GitHub - Perl Interface for github.com
    • Version: 1.03 on 2022-04-17
    • Votes: 26
    • Previous version: 1.02 was 7 months, 9 days before
  12. PPI - Parse, Analyze and Manipulate Perl (without perl)
    • Version: 1.273 on 2022-04-22
    • Votes: 55
    • Previous version: 1.272 was 2 months, 20 days before
  13. Prima - a perl graphic toolkit
    • Version: 1.65 on 2022-04-20
    • Votes: 34
    • Previous version: 1.63 was 7 months, 10 days before
  14. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.9513 on 2022-04-22
    • Votes: 25
    • Previous version: 0.9510 was 17 days before
  15. Test::Harness - contributing to TAP::Harness
    • Version: 3.44 on 2022-04-17
    • Votes: 57
    • Previous version: 3.42 was 4 years, 29 days before

(diii) metacpan weekly report - App::Sqitch

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 55

Week's winner: App::Sqitch (+2)

Build date: 2022/04/23 18:11:06 GMT


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(dxxxi) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2022-04-23 18:09:33 GMT


  1. Is there a way to allow multiple connections to Dancer2 - [4/3]
  2. Bash variable of name starting with 'DYLD' is not loaded into environment: bug or feature? - [4/1]
  3. Decrypt obfuscated perl script on hacked site - [3/4]
  4. How can i use connection pool in perl-redis - [3/0]
  5. Can I pass the code reference of an object's method in Perl? - [1/3]

16 abr 2022

(ccclxxxviii) 9 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: 2.052003 on 2022-04-13
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 2.052002 was 1 month, 13 days before
  2. Code::TidyAll - Engine for tidyall, your all-in-one code tidier and validator
    • Version: 0.82 on 2022-04-15
    • Votes: 37
    • Previous version: 0.81 was 1 month, 26 days before
  3. Config::General - Generic Config Module
    • Version: 2.65 on 2022-04-10
    • Votes: 26
    • Previous version: 2.63 was 5 years, 8 months, 12 days before
  4. Compress::Zlib - IO Interface to compressed data files/buffers
    • Version: 2.106 on 2022-04-12
    • Votes: 14
    • Previous version: 2.105 was 3 days before
  5. JIRA::REST - Thin wrapper around Jira's REST API
    • Version: 0.023 on 2022-04-10
    • Votes: 12
    • Previous version: 0.022 was 3 months, 22 days before
  6. JSON::PP - JSON::XS compatible pure-Perl module.
    • Version: 4.08 on 2022-04-10
    • Votes: 15
    • Previous version: 4.07 was 3 months, 24 days before
  7. PDL - Perl Data Language
    • Version: 2.078 on 2022-04-10
    • Votes: 45
    • Previous version: 2.077 was 25 days before
  8. Raisin - A REST API microframework for Perl.
    • Version: 0.94 on 2022-04-12
    • Votes: 42
    • Previous version: 0.93 was 11 months, 7 days before
  9. Text::ParseWords - parse text into an array of tokens or array of arrays
    • Version: 3.31 on 2022-04-12
    • Votes: 12
    • Previous version: 3.30 was 7 years, 1 month, 1 day before

(dii) 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: 2022/04/16 15:01:28 GMT


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(dxxx) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
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Build date: 2022-04-16 15:00:31 GMT


  1. How to grep multi line string with new line characters or tab characters or spaces - [2/7]
  2. How to look for a node by id in the Perl Graph.pm module? - [2/1]
  3. In Perl Windows, how do you replace everything after a word? - [2/1]
  4. Invoke and control GDB from perl - [2/1]
  5. Replace all occurances of a character unless surrounded by two different patterns - [2/1]

9 abr 2022

(ccclxxxvii) 9 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::MAT - Perl Memory Analysis Tool
    • Version: 0.47 on 2022-04-02
    • Votes: 28
    • Previous version: 0.46 was 4 days before
  2. Encode - character encodings in Perl
    • Version: 3.17 on 2022-04-07
    • Votes: 55
    • Previous version: 3.16 was 5 months, 25 days before
  3. Compress::Zlib - IO Interface to compressed data files/buffers
    • Version: 2.103 on 2022-04-03
    • Votes: 14
    • Previous version: 2.102 was 1 year, 1 month, 3 days before
  4. LWP - The World-Wide Web library for Perl
    • Version: 6.62 on 2022-04-05
    • Votes: 154
    • Previous version: 6.61 was 2 months, 15 days before
  5. Object::Pad - a simple syntax for lexical field-based objects
    • Version: 0.64 on 2022-04-02
    • Votes: 27
    • Previous version: 0.63 was 26 days before
  6. Prima - a perl graphic toolkit
    • Version: 1.64 on 2022-04-09
    • Votes: 33
    • Previous version: 1.63 was 6 months, 29 days before
  7. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.9510 on 2022-04-05
    • Votes: 24
    • Previous version: 0.9509 was 13 days before
  8. SQL::Abstract::More - extension of SQL::Abstract with more constructs and more flexible API
    • Version: 1.38 on 2022-04-03
    • Votes: 20
    • Previous version: 1.37 was 1 year, 2 months, 5 days before
  9. Test2::Harness - A new and improved test harness with better Test2 integration.
    • Version: 1.000124 on 2022-04-08
    • Votes: 12
    • Previous version: 1.000114 was 15 days before

(di) metacpan weekly report - Object::Pad

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 56

Week's winner: Object::Pad (+2)

Build date: 2022/04/09 12:31:31 GMT


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(dxxix) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
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Build date: 2022-04-09 12:25:43 GMT


  1. What does this perl snippet with unary plus do? join( '/', splice @t, 0, +@d ) - [4/3]
  2. Can I have a Perl script, initiated from a browser, fork itself, and not wait for the child to end? - [3/2]
  3. Call srand only once when loading perl modules - [3/1]
  4. XML::Twig Match handler tag using regex (perl v5.30.3 XML Twig v3.52) - [2/1]
  5. How can I pass a reference of an array defined as constant? - [2/1]

2 abr 2022

(ccclxxxvi) 3 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. CPAN - query, download and build perl modules from CPAN sites
    • Version: 2.33 on 2022-03-27
    • Votes: 33
    • Previous version: 2.29 was 4 months, 4 days before
  2. Devel::MAT - Perl Memory Analysis Tool
    • Version: 0.46 on 2022-03-29
    • Votes: 27
    • Previous version: 0.45 was 1 month, 3 days before
  3. HTML::Parser - HTML parser class
    • Version: 3.78 on 2022-03-28
    • Votes: 43
    • Previous version: 3.77 was 13 days before

(dxxviii) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2022-04-02 13:20:19 GMT


  1. translate pcregrep into Perl one-liner - [2/3]
  2. In Moose, how to specify constructor arguments for the superclass in a subclass? - [2/2]
  3. How to extract 2+ character words from string in perl - [2/2]
  4. Why can memory leaking by cross-reference be solved by explicit reassignment in Perl? - [2/1]
  5. How to force LWP::UserAgent to make a request only once to a Basic Authentication Scheme - [2/0]

26 mar 2022

(ccclxxxv) 10 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: 1.2019 on 2022-03-21
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 1.2018 was 12 days before
  2. GraphQL - Perl implementation of GraphQL
    • Version: 0.54 on 2022-03-24
    • Votes: 18
    • Previous version: 0.53 was 2 months, 9 days before
  3. JSON::Validator - Validate data against a JSON schema
    • Version: 5.08 on 2022-03-25
    • Votes: 29
    • Previous version: 5.05 was 2 months, 19 days before
  4. Module::CoreList - what modules shipped with versions of perl
    • Version: 5.20220320 on 2022-03-20
    • Votes: 37
    • Previous version: 5.20220313 was 5 days before
  5. Mojo::SQLite - A tiny Mojolicious wrapper for SQLite
    • Version: 3.009 on 2022-03-23
    • Votes: 24
    • Previous version: 3.008 was 3 months, 25 days before
  6. Mojolicious - Real-time web framework
    • Version: 9.23 on 2022-03-25
    • Votes: 468
    • Previous version: 9.22 was 5 months, 4 days before
  7. Mojolicious::Plugin::OpenAPI - OpenAPI / Swagger plugin for Mojolicious
    • Version: 5.05 on 2022-03-25
    • Votes: 41
    • Previous version: 5.02 was 4 months, 4 days before
  8. POE - Portable, event-loop agnostic eventy networking and multitasking.
    • Version: 1.370 on 2022-03-23
    • Votes: 51
    • Previous version: 1.368 was 2 years, 1 month, 21 days before
  9. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.9509 on 2022-03-23
    • Votes: 23
    • Previous version: 0.9508 was 19 days before
  10. ZMQ::FFI - version agnostic Perl bindings for zeromq using ffi
    • Version: 1.18 on 2022-03-21
    • Votes: 16
    • Previous version: 1.17 was 3 years, 7 days before

(d) metacpan weekly report - Starman

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 71

Week's winner: Starman (+2)

Build date: 2022/03/26 14:42:21 GMT


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(dxxvii) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2022-03-26 14:41:23 GMT


  1. Where is the uninitialized value in the compare function? - [4/1]
  2. Getting individual key values from Perl JSON one at a time - [3/2]
  3. How can I shorten a [ qw( ... ) ] construct in Perl? - [3/2]
  4. Perl 5.34.0 regular expression for word matching language Hebrew - [3/1]
  5. Regex does not match in Perl, while it does in other programs - [2/2]

19 mar 2022

(ccclxxxiv) 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. Alien::Build - Build external dependencies for use in CPAN
    • Version: 2.48 on 2022-03-13
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 2.47 was 6 days before
  2. Dancer2 - Lightweight yet powerful web application framework
    • Version: 0.400000 on 2022-03-14
    • Votes: 127
    • Previous version: 0.301004 was 9 months, 8 days before
  3. DateTime::TimeZone - Time zone object base class and factory
    • Version: 2.52 on 2022-03-17
    • Votes: 17
    • Previous version: 2.51 was 4 months, 26 days before
  4. Future::AsyncAwait - deferred subroutine syntax for futures
    • Version: 0.57 on 2022-03-16
    • Votes: 42
    • Previous version: 0.56 was 1 month, 21 days before
  5. HTML::Parser - HTML parser class
    • Version: 3.77 on 2022-03-14
    • Votes: 43
    • Previous version: 3.76 was 1 year, 10 days before
  6. Minilla - CPAN module authoring tool
    • Version: v3.1.16 on 2022-03-13
    • Votes: 54
    • Previous version: v3.1.15 was 1 month, 13 days before
  7. Module::CoreList - what modules shipped with versions of perl
    • Version: 5.20220313 on 2022-03-15
    • Votes: 37
    • Previous version: 5.20220220 was 23 days before
  8. Mojo::Pg - Mojolicious ♥ PostgreSQL
    • Version: 4.27 on 2022-03-15
    • Votes: 68
    • Previous version: 4.26 was 6 months, 7 days before
  9. PDL - Perl Data Language
    • Version: 2.077 on 2022-03-16
    • Votes: 43
    • Previous version: 2.076 was 19 days before
  10. utf8 - The Perl 5 language interpreter
    • Version: 5.034001 on 2022-03-13
    • Votes: 388
    • Previous version: 5.34.0 was 9 months, 24 days before
  11. PerlX::Maybe - return a pair only if they are both defined
    • Version: 1.202 on 2022-03-14
    • Votes: 34
    • Previous version: 1.201 was 3 years, 3 months, 19 days before
  12. Sub::Util - Common Scalar and List utility subroutines
    • Version: 1.62 on 2022-03-17
    • Votes: 158
    • Previous version: 1.61 was 1 month, 1 day before

(dxxvi) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2022-03-19 21:10:57 GMT


  1. How To Set ChromeOptions (or goog:ChromeOptions) for Selenium::Chrome in Perl - [3/1]
  2. Why does grep not work when searching array for value if the value has a special character? - [2/2]
  3. Template in Mojolicious controller not found - [2/1]
  4. How to create a circular linked list in Perl without using arrays? - [2/1]
  5. Perl backticks subprocess is causing EOF on STDIN - [2/1]

12 mar 2022

(ccclxxxiii) 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. Alien::Build - Build external dependencies for use in CPAN
    • Version: 2.47 on 2022-03-07
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 2.47 was before
  2. Catmandu - a data toolkit
    • Version: 1.2018 on 2022-03-09
    • Votes: 21
    • Previous version: 1.2016 was 5 months, 22 days before
  3. Data::MessagePack - MessagePack serializing/deserializing
    • Version: 1.02 on 2022-03-11
    • Votes: 14
    • Previous version: 1.01 was 1 year, 11 months, 25 days before
  4. Git::CPAN::Patch - Patch CPAN modules using Git
    • Version: 2.5.0 on 2022-03-06
    • Votes: 12
    • Previous version: 2.4.0 was 5 months, 17 days before
  5. Net::OpenSSH - Perl SSH client package implemented on top of OpenSSH
    • Version: 0.82 on 2022-03-05
    • Votes: 37
    • Previous version: 0.82 was before
  6. Number::Phone - base class for Number::Phone::* modules
    • Version: 3.8004 on 2022-03-07
    • Votes: 15
    • Previous version: 3.8003 was 2 days before
  7. Object::Pad - a simple syntax for lexical field-based objects
    • Version: 0.63 on 2022-03-07
    • Votes: 25
    • Previous version: 0.62 was 6 days before
  8. YAML::PP - YAML 1.2 Processor
    • Version: 0.032 on 2022-03-08
    • Votes: 12
    • Previous version: 0.031 was 2 months, 14 days before

(dxxv) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2022-03-12 14:53:45 GMT


  1. Why is a bareword following the concatenation operator a string in Perl? - [4/1]
  2. __FILE__ in perl returns paths without disk letter in visual studio code powershell - [2/2]
  3. Perl Tk Formatting Text in a button - [2/1]
  4. Perl XS: create and return array of strings (char*) taken from calling a C function or undef on failure - [2/1]
  5. While executing the following snippet. I could see an error Global symbol "$colors" requires explicit package name. Key and value has to be printed - [2/1]

5 mar 2022

(ccclxxxii) 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::cpm - a fast CPAN module installer
    • Version: 0.997009 on 2022-03-01
    • Votes: 57
    • Previous version: 0.997007 was 5 months, 8 days before
  2. App::Netdisco - An open source web-based network management tool.
    • Version: 2.052002 on 2022-02-28
    • Votes: 13
    • Previous version: 2.052001 was 27 days before
  3. DateTime - A date and time object for Perl
    • Version: 1.57 on 2022-03-03
    • Votes: 204
    • Previous version: 1.55 was 2 months, 11 days before
  4. HTTP::Daemon - A simple http server class
    • Version: 6.14 on 2022-03-03
    • Votes: 12
    • Previous version: 6.13 was 22 days before
  5. Inline::C - C Language Support for Inline
    • Version: 0.82 on 2022-03-02
    • Votes: 33
    • Previous version: 0.81 was 2 years, 9 months, 22 days before
  6. Number::Phone - base class for Number::Phone::* modules
    • Version: 3.8003 on 2022-03-05
    • Votes: 15
    • Previous version: 3.8002 was 2 months, 30 days before
  7. Object::Pad - a simple syntax for lexical field-based objects
    • Version: 0.62 on 2022-03-01
    • Votes: 25
    • Previous version: 0.61 was 13 days before
  8. SPVM - Static Perl Virtual Machine. Fast Calculation, Fast Array Operation, and Easy C/C++ Binding.
    • Version: 0.9508 on 2022-03-04
    • Votes: 23
    • Previous version: 0.9507 was 8 days before
  9. Sys::Virt - libvirt Perl API
    • Version: v8.1.0 on 2022-03-01
    • Votes: 15
    • Previous version: v8.0.0 was 1 month, 18 days before
  10. Test::Simple - Basic utilities for writing tests.
    • Version: 1.302190 on 2022-03-04
    • Votes: 173
    • Previous version: 1.302189 was 7 days before
  11. Test2::Suite - Distribution with a rich set of tools built upon the Test2 framework.
    • Version: 0.000145 on 2022-03-04
    • Votes: 32
    • Previous version: 0.000144 was 3 months, 1 day before