What's new on CPAN - February 2018

Welcome to “What’s new on CPAN”, a curated look at last month’s new CPAN uploads for your reading and programming pleasure. Enjoy!

APIs & Apps

Config & Devops


Development & Version Control

  • Add Design By Contract รก la Eiffel with Class::DbC
  • Generate a GUI from a text design using GUIDeFATE
  • Back up your repositories, issues, gists and more with Github::Backup
  • Try to Do the Right Thing ™ when opening files with Open::This
  • Parallel::Subs is a simple way to run subs in parallel and process their return value in perl. Let’s hope Storable is fast enough!
  • Term::CLI is a command line interpreter based on Term::ReadLine
  • Unix::Groups::FFI provides an interface to Unix group syscalls



David Farrell

David is the editor of Perl.com. An organizer of the New York Perl Meetup, he works for ZipRecruiter as a software developer, and sometimes tweets about Perl and Open Source.

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