25 may 2024

(cdxcvii) 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. App::DBBrowser - Browse SQLite/MySQL/PostgreSQL databases and their tables interactively.
    • Version: 2.413 on 2024-05-23, with 14 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.410 was 19 days before
    • Author: KUERBIS
  2. App::Netdisco - An open source web-based network management tool.
    • Version: 2.076005 on 2024-05-20, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.076004 was 17 days before
    • Author: OLIVER
  3. Devel::CheckOS - a script to package Devel::AssertOS modules with your code.
    • Version: 2.04 on 2024-05-22, with 17 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.02 was 7 days before
    • Author: DCANTRELL
  4. Dist::Zilla - distribution builder; installer not included!
    • Version: 6.032 on 2024-05-25, with 184 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 6.031 was 6 months, 4 days before
    • Author: RJBS
  5. MCE - Many-Core Engine for Perl providing parallel processing capabilities
    • Version: 1.890 on 2024-05-24, with 103 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.889 was 8 months, 11 days before
    • Author: MARIOROY
  6. MCE::Shared - MCE extension for sharing data supporting threads and processes
    • Version: 1.887 on 2024-05-24, with 15 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.886 was 8 months, 11 days before
    • Author: MARIOROY
  7. Minion::Backend::mysql - MySQL backend
    • Version: 1.006 on 2024-05-22, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.005 was 16 days before
    • Author: PREACTION
  8. Object::Remote - Call methods on objects in other processes or on other hosts
    • Version: 0.004004 on 2024-05-23, with 20 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.004001 was 4 years, 5 months, 26 days before
    • Author: HAARG

(dcxi) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2024-05-25 20:02:08 GMT


  1. Empty `vec()` is not False - [2/3]
  2. Why does making an assignment inside an if statement evaluate differently from making the assignment beforehand - [2/1]
  3. DBIx::Class, dbicdump and table prefix - [1/2]
  4. Perl - semicolon in a password for DB connection makes app fail - [1/1]
  5. Is it possible to set an inflated password column with DBIx::Class::PassphraseColumn as undef / NULL? - [1/0]

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]

7 abr 2024

(cdxc) 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. CPAN::Audit - Audit CPAN distributions for known vulnerabilities
    • Version: 20240401.002 on 2024-04-01, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 20240329.002 was 2 days before
    • Author: BDFOY
  2. Firefox::Marionette - Automate the Firefox browser with the Marionette protocol
    • Version: 1.55 on 2024-04-06, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.77 was 4 years, 8 months, 30 days before
    • Author: DDICK
  3. Imager - Perl extension for Generating 24 bit Images
    • Version: 1.024 on 2024-04-06, with 65 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.023 was 2 months, 18 days before
    • Author: TONYC
  4. Compress::Zlib - IO Interface to compressed data files/buffers
    • Version: 2.211 on 2024-04-06, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.207 was 1 month, 17 days before
    • Author: PMQS
  5. Net::Curl - Perl interface for libcurl
    • Version: 0.56 on 2024-04-01, with 18 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.55 was 6 months, 11 days before
    • Author: SYP
  6. PDL - Perl Data Language
    • Version: 2.087 on 2024-04-05, with 52 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.085 was 2 months, 6 days before
    • Author: ETJ
  7. SPVM - SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.989098 on 2024-04-04, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.989096 was 8 days before
    • Author: KIMOTO

(dlxxxv) metacpan weekly report - Firefox::Marionette

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

Week's winner: Firefox::Marionette (+2)

Build date: 2024/04/07 06:36:52 GMT


Clicked for first time:


Increasing its reputation:

30 mar 2024

(cdlxxxix) 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. CPAN::Audit - Audit CPAN distributions for known vulnerabilities
    • Version: 20240329.002 on 2024-03-29, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 20240318.001 was 10 days before
    • Author: BDFOY
  2. SPVM - SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.989096 on 2024-03-27, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.989092 was 4 days before
    • Author: KIMOTO
  3. URI - Uniform Resource Identifiers (absolute and relative)
    • Version: 5.28 on 2024-03-27, with 113 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 5.27 was 1 month, 18 days before
    • Author: OALDERS
  4. WWW::Mechanize::Chrome - automate the Chrome browser
    • Version: 0.73 on 2024-03-29, with 22 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.72 was 4 months, 8 days before
    • Author: CORION

(dlxxxiv) metacpan weekly report - perl

This is the weekly favourites list of CPAN distributions. Votes count: 58

Week's winner: perl (+2)

Build date: 2024/03/30 21:50:19 GMT


Clicked for first time:


Increasing its reputation:

(dcvii) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2024-03-30 21:49:18 GMT


  1. Cross compiling perl for Android ld.lld: error: unable to find library -lpthread - [2/0]
  2. Regex for deconstructing SQL where statement - [1/2]
  3. Perl with Selenium: cannot save the Web page with Ctrl+S - [1/0]
  4. How to ignore perm errors with Path::Tiny 'visit'? (Windows) - [1/0]
  5. Strawberry Perl using a separate winlibs distro - [0/1]

24 mar 2024

(cdlxxxviii) 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: 2.074001 on 2024-03-19, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.073001 was 6 days before
    • Author: OLIVER
  2. Catalyst::Manual - The Catalyst developer's manual
    • Version: 5.9013 on 2024-03-22, with 49 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 5.9012 was 1 month, 19 days before
    • Author: ETHER
  3. CGI - Handle Common Gateway Interface requests and responses
    • Version: 4.64 on 2024-03-18, with 43 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 4.63 was 12 days before
    • Author: LEEJO
  4. CPAN::Audit - Audit CPAN distributions for known vulnerabilities
    • Version: 20240318.001 on 2024-03-19, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 20240307.001 was 10 days before
    • Author: BDFOY
  5. Data::UUID - Globally/Universally Unique Identifiers (GUIDs/UUIDs)
    • Version: 1.227 on 2024-03-18, with 32 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.226 was 3 years, 11 months, 6 days before
    • Author: GTERMARS
  6. DBD::mysql - A MySQL driver for the Perl5 Database Interface (DBI)
    • Version: 5.004 on 2024-03-19, with 55 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 5.003 was 3 months, 18 days before
    • Author: DVEEDEN
  7. Minion - Job queue
    • Version: 10.29 on 2024-03-19, with 106 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 10.28 was 3 months, 21 days before
    • Author: SRI
  8. Module::CoreList - what modules shipped with versions of perl
    • Version: 5.20240320 on 2024-03-20, with 43 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 5.20240223 was 26 days before
    • Author: BINGOS
  9. Pod::Weaver - weave together a Pod document from an outline
    • Version: 4.020 on 2024-03-21, with 34 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 4.019 was 1 year, 2 months, 9 days before
    • Author: RJBS
  10. Spreadsheet::ParseXLSX - parse XLSX files
    • Version: 0.35 on 2024-03-19, with 19 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.34 was 6 days before
    • Author: NUDDLEGG
  11. SPVM - SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.989092 on 2024-03-23, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.989087 was 8 days before
    • Author: KIMOTO
  12. Variable::Magic - Associate user-defined magic to variables from Perl.
    • Version: 0.64 on 2024-03-18, with 24 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.63 was 1 year, 5 months, 28 days before
    • Author: VPIT

17 mar 2024

(cdlxxxvii) 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::DBBrowser - Browse SQLite/MySQL/PostgreSQL databases and their tables interactively.
    • Version: 2.407 on 2024-03-11, with 14 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.405 was 28 days before
    • Author: KUERBIS
  2. App::Netdisco - An open source web-based network management tool.
    • Version: 2.073001 on 2024-03-13, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.072003 was 28 days before
    • Author: OLIVER
  3. DBIx::DataModel - UML-based Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) framework
    • Version: 3.10 on 2024-03-11, with 12 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 3.09 was 1 month, 15 days before
    • Author: DAMI
  4. HTML::Parser - HTML parser class
    • Version: 3.82 on 2024-03-13, with 47 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 3.81 was 1 year, 1 month, 13 days before
    • Author: OALDERS
  5. LWP - The World-Wide Web library for Perl
    • Version: 6.77 on 2024-03-11, with 167 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 6.76 was 1 month, 17 days before
    • Author: OALDERS
  6. LWP::Protocol::https - Provide https support for LWP::UserAgent
    • Version: 6.14 on 2024-03-11, with 20 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 6.13 was 1 month, 5 days before
    • Author: OALDERS
  7. MetaCPAN::Client - A comprehensive, DWIM-featured client to the MetaCPAN API
    • Version: 2.031001 on 2024-03-11, with 24 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.031000 was 4 months, 11 days before
    • Author: MICKEY
  8. Mozilla::CA - Mozilla's CA cert bundle in PEM format
    • Version: 20240313 on 2024-03-13, with 19 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 20231213 was 3 months before
    • Author: LWP
  9. PAR::Packer - PAR Packager
    • Version: 1.063 on 2024-03-15, with 43 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.062 was 10 days before
    • Author: RSCHUPP
  10. PPI - Parse, Analyze and Manipulate Perl (without perl)
    • Version: 1.278 on 2024-03-11, with 58 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.277 was 5 months, 19 days before
    • Author: OALDERS
  11. Spreadsheet::ParseXLSX - parse XLSX files
    • Version: 0.34 on 2024-03-13, with 19 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.33 was 5 days before
    • Author: NUDDLEGG
  12. SPVM - SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.989087 on 2024-03-15, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.989085 was 6 days before
    • Author: KIMOTO

(dlxxxiii) metacpan weekly report - Spreadsheet::ParseExcel

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

Week's winners (+3): Spreadsheet::ParseExcel 

Build date: 2024/03/17 08:26:48 GMT


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(dcvi) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2024-03-17 08:25:15 GMT


  1. Issue transitioning to EXPORT_OK from EXPORT - [5/2]
  2. Converting int to bytes, with confusion over significant bits and endianness - [2/0]
  3. "Cannot run test (h_c: is_deeply($n, $s)) with active children at /usr/lib/perl5/5.18.2/Test/More.pm line 1020" - [1/3]
  4. Perl SSL_verify_mode warning - [1/2]
  5. Timeout with HTML::TreeBuilder - [1/1]

9 mar 2024

(cdlxxxvi) 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. CGI - Handle Common Gateway Interface requests and responses
    • Version: 4.63 on 2024-03-06, with 43 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 4.62 was 5 days before
    • Author: LEEJO
  2. CPAN::Audit - Audit CPAN distributions for known vulnerabilities
    • Version: 20240307.001 on 2024-03-09, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 20240302.001 was 6 days before
    • Author: BDFOY
  3. Devel::MAT - Perl Memory Analysis Tool
    • Version: 0.53 on 2024-03-07, with 29 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.52 was 1 month, 25 days before
    • Author: PEVANS
  4. Expect - automate interactions with command line programs that expose a text terminal interface.
    • Version: 1.38 on 2024-03-08, with 28 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.36 was 14 days before
    • Author: JACOBY
  5. Firefox::Marionette - Automate the Firefox browser with the Marionette protocol
    • Version: 1.53 on 2024-03-03, with 15 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.53 was before
    • Author: DDICK
  6. Mojolicious - Real-time web framework
    • Version: 9.36 on 2024-03-08, with 493 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 9.35 was 4 months, 12 days before
    • Author: SRI
  7. Number::Phone - base class for Number::Phone::* modules
    • Version: 4.0002 on 2024-03-08, with 17 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 4.0001 was 2 months, 29 days before
    • Author: DCANTRELL
  8. PAR - Perl Archive Toolkit
    • Version: 1.020 on 2024-03-04, with 19 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.019 was 4 months, 3 days before
    • Author: RSCHUPP
  9. PAR::Packer - PAR Packager
    • Version: 1.062 on 2024-03-05, with 43 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.061 was 2 months, 21 days before
    • Author: RSCHUPP
  10. PerlPowerTools - BSD utilities written in pure Perl
    • Version: 1.044 on 2024-03-03, with 39 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.044 was before
    • Author: BRIANDFOY
  11. Redis::Fast - Perl binding for Redis database
    • Version: 0.37 on 2024-03-08, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.36 was 8 months, 3 days before
    • Author: SHOGO
  12. Spreadsheet::ParseXLSX - parse XLSX files
    • Version: 0.33 on 2024-03-08, with 19 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.31 was 1 month, 21 days before
    • Author: NUDDLEGG
  13. Spreadsheet::XLSX - Perl extension for reading MS Excel 2007 files.
    • Version: 0.18 on 2024-03-09, with 19 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.17 was 2 years, 4 months, 6 days before
    • Author: ASB
  14. SPVM - SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.989085 on 2024-03-09, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.989082 was 8 days before
    • Author: KIMOTO
  15. SQL::Abstract::More - extension of SQL::Abstract with more constructs and more flexible API
    • Version: 1.43 on 2024-03-05, with 22 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.42 was 1 month, 14 days before
    • Author: DAMI

3 mar 2024

(cdlxxxv) 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. CGI - Handle Common Gateway Interface requests and responses
    • Version: 4.62 on 2024-03-01, with 43 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 4.61 was 1 month, 24 days before
    • Author: LEEJO
  2. CPAN::Audit - Audit CPAN distributions for known vulnerabilities
    • Version: 20240302.001 on 2024-03-03, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 20240215.001 was 16 days before
    • Author: BDFOY
  3. Date::Manip - Date manipulation routines
    • Version: 6.95 on 2024-03-01, with 19 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 6.94 was 1 month, 23 days before
    • Author: SBECK
  4. Encode - character encodings in Perl
    • Version: 3.21 on 2024-02-25, with 61 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 3.20 was 3 months, 15 days before
    • Author: DANKOGAI
  5. Excel::Writer::XLSX - Create a new file in the Excel 2007+ XLSX format.
    • Version: 1.12 on 2024-02-26, with 63 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.11 was 11 months, 7 days before
    • Author: JMCNAMARA
  6. SPVM - SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.989082 on 2024-03-01, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.989080 was 7 days before
    • Author: KIMOTO
  7. Sys::Virt - libvirt Perl API
    • Version: v10.1.0 on 2024-03-01, with 17 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: v10.0.0 was 1 month, 15 days before
    • Author: DANBERR

(dlxxxii) metacpan weekly report - HTTP::Server::Simple

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

Week's winner (+3): HTTP::Server::Simple

Build date: 2024/03/03 07:42:12 GMT


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(dcv) stackoverflow perl report

These are the five most rated questions at Stack Overflow last week.
Between brackets: [question score / answers count]
Build date: 2024-03-03 07:40:51 GMT


  1. Is it possible to make Test::more report the line of an indirect caller (level-n caller)? - [2/4]
  2. How to embed s/\A{/LB/ in the EXPR of s{...}{EXPR}e? - [2/2]
  3. Mojo::Home where is the spew method? - [1/2]
  4. How to connect oracle DB using JDBC URL or connection String in Perl script - [1/1]
  5. Perl: WWW::Google::CustomSearch: Missing required arguments? - [1/1]

25 feb 2024

(cdlxxxiv) 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. CPAN::Changes - Parser for CPAN style change logs
    • Version: 0.500003 on 2024-02-22, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.500002 was 3 months, 27 days before
    • Author: HAARG
  2. Expect - automate interactions with command line programs that expose a text terminal interface.
    • Version: 1.36 on 2024-02-23, with 27 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.35 was 6 years, 9 months, 5 days before
    • Author: JACOBY
  3. IO::AIO - Asynchronous/Advanced Input/Output
    • Version: 4.81 on 2024-02-20, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 4.8 was 10 months, 19 days before
    • Author: MLEHMANN
  4. Compress::Zlib - IO Interface to compressed data files/buffers
    • Version: 2.207 on 2024-02-18, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.206 was 6 months, 24 days before
    • Author: PMQS
  5. Log::ger - A lightweight, flexible logging framework
    • Version: 0.042 on 2024-02-23, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.041 was 18 days before
    • Author: PERLANCAR
  6. Module::CoreList - what modules shipped with versions of perl
    • Version: 5.20240223 on 2024-02-23, with 43 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 5.20240129 was 25 days before
    • Author: BINGOS
  7. OrePAN2 - Yet another DarkPAN manager.
    • Version: 0.52 on 2024-02-19, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.51 was 7 days before
    • Author: OALDERS
  8. perlfaq - Frequently asked questions about Perl
    • Version: 5.20240218 on 2024-02-18, with 12 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 5.20230812 was 6 months, 6 days before
    • Author: ETHER
  9. SPVM - SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.989080 on 2024-02-23, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.989073 was 8 days before
    • Author: KIMOTO

18 feb 2024

(cdlxxxiii) 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::DBBrowser - Browse SQLite/MySQL/PostgreSQL databases and their tables interactively.
    • Version: 2.405 on 2024-02-12, with 14 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.404 was 11 days before
    • Author: KUERBIS
  2. App::Netdisco - An open source web-based network management tool.
    • Version: 2.072003 on 2024-02-14, with 16 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 2.072002 was 24 days before
    • Author: OLIVER
  3. CPAN::Audit - Audit CPAN distributions for known vulnerabilities
    • Version: 20240215.001 on 2024-02-16, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 20240209.001 was 6 days before
    • Author: BDFOY
  4. Net::DNS - Perl Interface to the Domain Name System
    • Version: 1.44 on 2024-02-15, with 26 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 1.43 was 20 days before
    • Author: NLNETLABS
  5. OrePAN2 - Yet another DarkPAN manager.
    • Version: 0.51 on 2024-02-12, with 13 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.50 was 2 days before
    • Author: OALDERS
  6. Spreadsheet::Read - Meta-Wrapper for reading spreadsheet data
    • Version: 0.90 on 2024-02-13, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.89 was 1 month, 11 days before
    • Author: HMBRAND
  7. SPVM - SPVM Language
    • Version: 0.989073 on 2024-02-15, with 31 votes
    • Previous CPAN version: 0.989070 was 5 days before
    • Author: KIMOTO

(dlxxxi) metacpan weekly report - Type::Tiny

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

Week's winner (+3):  Type::Tiny

Build date: 2024/02/18 07:41:35 GMT


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