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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • I highly recommend that, in addition to splitting out these libraries into individual modules, they be converted to pure Perl using Win32::API.

    The advantages of doing this are twofold. First, you eliminate compiler and binary compatibility issues, which are a major hassle on Windows. Second, you improve the likelihood of receiving patches, since most of your user base doesn't understand C or have a compiler with which to debug a C extension (especially Perl extensions - oof).

    Speed is a non-issue. With W