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From Per Einar Ellefsen <>
Subject Re: releasing DocSet on CPAN
Date Sat, 15 Jun 2002 08:45:08 GMT
At 05:24 15.06.2002, Stas Bekman wrote:
>Thomas Klausner wrote:
>>On Fri, Jun 14, 2002 at 08:14:55PM +0200, Per Einar Ellefsen wrote:
>>>Yes, it's a difficult point. I guess DocSet could be introduced into the 
>>>Pod:: or HTML:: categories without anyone complaining, although it looks 
>>>strange because we can extend DocSet. App:: seems a little too generic 
>>>though. I guess we could pass with "DocSet" as there are already many 
>>>modules like that that don't fit into a particular category. But I 
>>>agree, let's follow the guidelines. So Pod:: would be my pick for lack 
>>>of a better name.
>>Pod:: was also my first thought.
>Definitely not Pod::, as it already works with POD and HTML as source 
>formats and hopefully will be extended to work with other source formats 
>in the future. It's also not a general purpose module, it's an application.
>>But App:: would also be well suited, because DocSet isn't really
>>just a module you use in your scripts.
>Though the only App:: things on CPAN, are actually modules to assist in 
>app creation.
>Hmm, how about Bin:: namespace? I guess this is very unixy :)

No, not Bin::.. seems way too weird.

Could we maybe suggest a new category for CPAN? Doc::? There are some 
modules that would fit in that section, such as DocBook::, or other modules 
that deal with documentation/docsets in another way.

Per Einar Ellefsen

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