What's new on CPAN - May 2016

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

  • Get a Perl implementation of the Inky template language with Inky
  • MooX::POE provides a POE::Session attribute for Moo classes
  • MooX::PluginKit is a comprehensive new plugin system. Wow!
  • NativeCall is an foreign function interface similar to Perl 6’s
  • Build an optimized subroutine parameter validator once, and use it forever with Params::CheckCompiler
  • Get a minimal, stand-alone preprocessor for code generation with Preproc::Tiny
  • Test::Needs skips tests when modules are not available
  • This is useful - fail if tests warn with Test2::Plugin::NoWarnings


Science & Mathematics


This article was originally posted on PerlTricks.com.


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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