What's new on CPAN - June 2020

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

  • App::PP::Autolink can create standalone Perl executables, finding dynamic libs automatically
  • Get a simple interface for creating and verifying One Time Passwords as used by authenticator apps with Authen::TOTP
  • Guacamole is a parser toolkit for Standard Perl - also see Sawyer X’s recent talk
  • Neo4j::Client helps configure and build the C based neo4j-client library
  • Create and verify password hashes for OpenSMTPD using OpenSMTPD::Password


Development & Version Control


Language & International

  • Getopt::EX::i18n sets the environment locale via a command line option
  • Translate::Fluent is a Perl implementation of the Mozilla localization project to create more natural-sounding translations


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