Licenses and the repository links on CPAN

Today I checked the 1,000 most recently uploaded modules again:

DateHas licenseHas repository link
December 201282.6%49.6%
February 201383.4%49.7%
July 201387%60.1%
September 201385%68%

Checking the 5,000 most recent uploaded modules:

DateHas licenseHas repository link
September 201380%58.3%

Check the previous report for information how to create a list of your modules and how to add the license and the VCS information to the modules.

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This data would be helpful to see as a feed, as in, so failing distributions can be tracked down and patched (and quests made for it on

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