25 Years of Perl

David H. Adler dha at panix.com
Sun Nov 25 04:43:23 GMT 2012

On Thu, Nov 22, 2012 at 12:25:33PM +0000, Dave Cross wrote:
> Quoting Guinevere Nell <guinevere.nell at gmail.com>:
> >On that subject, I recall that search.cpan.org sucked at the start and I'm
> >not sure who fixed it (the search) and who maintained CPAN (and it's
> >accumulating wonderful -- and sometimes silly -- modules) but yeah it's the
> >heart of most development ...
> That's a good point. I know when CPAN started (1995) but I don't
> know when search.cpan.org launched. Can anyone help there?

It was originally Graham's project, so he'd probably be the one to ask.


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