[CentOS] scripting CPAN installs

Thu Apr 15 20:27:56 UTC 2010
Joseph L. Casale <jcasale at activenetwerx.com>

>Anyway, I want to be able to script the installation of a bunch of
>CPAN modules, and the first basic problem I am coming up against is
>that the "cpan" command seems to always return 0 regardless of whether
>or not the install completed.

While I can't answer that, I might try to actually call a Perl check after
which although slightly extra work would yield the answer.

You installing these locally in a non root users home? :)

If not, I can tell you that will wreak havoc if a Perl related updated
comes down the pipe via yum...