What's new on CPAN - November 2023

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

  • A few non-Perl dependencies you can now find and build with Alien:
  • CPAN::API::BuildPL documents the Build.PL API
  • A description of static CPAN installation, along with a reference implementation is provided in CPAN::Static
  • Automate various system administration tasks with Ixchel
  • CLI::Simple makes it easy to create scripts that take options, commands and arguments


Development & Version Control


  • Chipcard::PCSC allows your script to communicate with a smart card using the PC/SC specification

Language & International

Science & Mathematics




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