[Bioperl-l] Build.PL, 'requires', 'recommends', and optional modules

Dave Messina David.Messina at sbc.su.se
Wed Dec 10 15:34:21 EST 2008

> Sorry, been caught up with non-bioperl-related work.

The nerve!

> You definitely want 'Recommends'; this module isn't required for core
> functionality.

OK, thanks.

> Literally just added in.  I'm still working out semantics on these modules
> off-list with Marian (trying to remove the Statistics::Frequency dep), but
> if you want you can go ahead and add in the additional dependencies and I'll
> correct it later.

Nope, no need for me to jump in here before you guys are done -- I'm happy
to wait.


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