[Proposal] Ring-based Packaging Policies

Emmanuel Seyman emmanuel at seyman.fr
Fri Feb 13 11:11:33 UTC 2015


* Paul Howarth [12/02/2015 20:05] :
>
> We generally have requires for most optional functionality in Perl
> packages at the moment, to avoid bugs being raised about missing
> dependencies when people try to use that optional functionality.

Based on past emails, I suspect that Colin wishes nothing in Base depended on
perl (ie. he wants Base to be perl-free), not that Perl packages had optional
Requires.

Emmanuel


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