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What's new on CPAN - April 2014

Welcome to “What’s new on CPAN”, a curated look at last month’s new CPAN uploads for your reading and programming pleasure. April was a mix but there were a few gems amongst the dust. Think “Atari landfill excavation” and enjoy!




Development & System Administration


  • This is an incredible module; just use Acme::Futuristic::Perl to get Perl 7 running on your machine!
  • If having Perl 7 isn’t enough, perhaps you’d like sigil-less scalars? Try bare

Maths, Science & Language


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