Re: package name clash for Text::CSV_XS and Text::CSV
gregor herrmann wrote:
> On Sun, 18 May 2008 23:10:40 +0300, Damyan Ivanov wrote:
>> Perhaps a rename is in order, even if the only visible gain is package
>> namespace sanity?
>> What do others think? Keep in mind I can't lead such a transition
>> myself :)
> Just a short comment without having looked at the upstream modules or
> having thought about a transition strategy:
> Getting rid of the patched libtext-csv-perl would be a gain,
> maintaining the ugly patchset is a pain.
I can prepare and upload a new libtext-csv-perl (from CPAN upstream)
that recommends libtext-csv-xs-perl (our old libtext-csv-perl without
Transition should be ok (as our old libtext-csv-perl and the new
new provide the same interface)
I would add a NEWS.Debian explaining that it is better to also
install libtext-csv-xs-perl (to not loss performances)
Or, for lenny, we can make libtext-csv-perl depends on libtext-csv-xs-perl
What do you think ?
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