August 2012 Archives

Tech Tip: How to Package and Maintain CPAN Distributions in Mageia

Mageia Linux is an RPM-based Linux distribution, whose repositories contain over 3,000 CPAN packages, and part of the reason why it has so many is because Jerome Quelin and the other maintainers have worked on tools to facilitate creating Mageia packages for CPAN distributions and maintaining them.

However, I was a little confused about using magpie, so I'd like to share my findings here:


About Shlomi Fish

user-pic An Israeli software developer, essayist, and writer, and an enthusiast of open/free software and cultural works. I've been working with Perl since 1996.