<B>cpaninjectB> is a small front-end application for the CPAN::Inject
It takes any arbitrary Perl distribution tarball (open source or
otherwise) and injects it into the local CPAN file cache, smoothing
some metadata files to make it look as if it came from CPAN.
It makes use the officially blessed Reserved Local CPAN Author id
LOCAL as the author the distributions are added under.
To use the program, just run cpaninject mytarball.tar.gz to add it,
then the CPAN shell to install it (with full automatic recursive
The key here being the recursive dependency installation, which you are
now able to do even for installing non-CPAN modules.
This simplifies the installation process a little, and makes things easier
on someone that just wants to install a single commercial or non-CPAN
Perl module that might have a dozen or more CPAN dependencies.