rocks field2015-02-24 10:26 GMT-03:00 Hisham <email@example.com>:
On Feb 24, 2015 5:08 AM, "steve donovan" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 24, 2015 at 9:34 AM, Pierre Chapuis <email@example.com> wrote:
> > I like the pun as well, but it would be confusing.
> > CPAN is more similar to LuaRocks than to this.
> Well, LuaRocks is a delivery channel, not a module support
> organization. So it's still a cool name, I think.
CPAN (and CTAN before it and CRAN after it) are module repositories and delivery channels. Perl's package manager _is_ called CPAN. I'm with Pierre on this one, I'd much rather avoid the confusion.
--Rodrigo Azevedo Moreira da Silva