Re: Creating Debian dependencies while using CPAN?
On 17-Sep-2000 Mark W. Eichin wrote:
> Did anyone ever implement this, or some similar low-effort way to
> package CPAN modules that otherwise "just work"? Neither the
> packaging-manual nor the developers-reference really say anything
> about perl module packaging (they don't even mention the standard for
> *naming* them, which I thought was agreed on a long time ago?)
>From Debian Perl Policy (/usr/share/doc/perl-5.005-doc/perl-policy/):
> Debian Perl policy
> Chapter 3 Packaging Perl modules
> 3.1 Recommendations for all modules
> First, if you package a module Foo::Bar you should call your package libfoo-bar-perl.
I don't know if some of the more central documents reference
the perl policy somewhere. I found the perl policy accidentally.
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