Re: The difficulty or ease of packaging Perl/Python/Ruby/PHP applications
>>>>> On Tue, 22 Jan 2008 01:19:51 +0200, "Gabor Szabo" <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> On Jan 21, 2008 10:20 PM, Martín Ferrari <email@example.com> wrote:
>> This is not a big problem, but we suffered (and still suffer) from it,
>> for the development of our QA reporting tool
>> (http://pkg-perl.alioth.debian.org/cgi-bin/qareport.cgi). Of course we
>> could just GET search.cpan.org/dist/foo, but doing that 600 times
>> twice each day, would be a bit harsh :)
> For that I think you could monitor http://search.cpan.org/recent
> or its rss feed http://search.cpan.org/uploads.rdf and hit only the
> distros uploaded
> since your last check. Cache the results locally.
Nope. Everybody is allowed to upload Tk-912.456.tar.gz on CPAN. This
does not mean that they get indexed.