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


This article was originally posted on PerlTricks.com.


David Farrell

David is a professional programmer who regularly tweets and blogs about code and the art of programming.

Browse their articles


Something wrong with this article? Help us out by opening an issue or pull request on GitHub