The upgrade still did something though, as my problem went away.I will upgrade to a newer Ubuntu soon You should use perlbrew; this is the actual way to do it.Depending on your needs, take also a look at cpanminus and local::lib. None of those require root privileges; you have to enjoy this.Don't forget that using the Ubuntu outdated Perl packages is almost crazy, because they are really old versions, and you just don't need to hurt yourself by using this old stuff. You can provide some test examples files in t directory. Use the following sequence to install any Perl Module.When searching a Perl module, sooner or later you will end up on one of two sites sites providing information about CPAN modules. One way to find out was to just install my Perl program and then try to run it, but because I knew I needed these modules beforehand I just ran the following commands to see if these modules were installed on this HP-UX system: installed, Perl will simply return from these commands without printing any output.
Locale:: Text Domain provides a nice interface for localizing your Perl applications.
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The tools for managing translations, however, is a bit arcane.
Fortunately, you can just use this plugin and get all the tools you need to scan your Perl libraries for localizable strings, create a language template, and initialize translation files and keep them up-to-date.