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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • Set the CPAN configuration option build_requires_install_policy.
    • How about the owner of that module defaults it for me, instead?

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      J. David works really hard, has a passion for writing good software, and knows many of the world's best Perl programmers
      • How should the module author know what your installation policy is --- do you prefer to keep your system as small as possible by not installing unnecessary modules (see build_requires in the META.yml spec), or do you rather like to install everything?
        • The authors of the installation framework should know that interactive questions should not be asked at install time.

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          J. David works really hard, has a passion for writing good software, and knows many of the world's best Perl programmers
          • See this thread title. You can set this CPAN.pm config var to "yes" or "no", and you will never be asked. Currently it's probably "yes/ask" or "no/ask".