"Perl for Perl Newbies" - Part 4CPAN Modules

1. CPAN Modules

CPAN stands for the "Comprehensive Perl Archive Network". It is a mirrored repository of Perl code, packaged in so-called CPAN distributions (or formerly known as CPAN modules) that can be installed (along with their dependencies) by issuing one command.

This section will show, how to install a typical CPAN module, either manually or automatically.


Written by Shlomi Fish