What's new on CPAN - August 2017

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


  • Parse binary netflow data with Data::Netflow
  • Tired of object dumps polluting the terminal? Data::Tersify reduces the output to something useful
  • FormValidator::Tiny is a teeny but useful data validator
  • Parse JSON containing JavaScript-style comments using JSON::WithComments
  • Use Tarantool’s RTREE data indexing functions in Perl with DR::R

Development & Version Control


Science & Mathematics


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David Farrell

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