I'm one or two test runs away from completing the image-generation elements of the new Perl::Dist implementation.
This means I will be able to do distribution releases in
While I continue onwards to finish the re-implementation of the
Up to this point, I've wanted to limit the extra modules in Strawberry to just toolchain modules, and create a separate "Chocolate Perl" that bundles a whole ton of extras.
But feedback from Strawberry users seems to show there's a preferred middle group, with some small set of modules bundled that are otherwise very difficult to install (Expat and libxml are the biggest two requested).
I'd add SQLite to that list, but unfortunately DBD::SQLite is currently broken on Win32 due to a forking (and thus failing) test.
What else would people like to come pre-installed with Strawberry, other than toolchain modules like PAR::Dist.