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Something I've been thinking of implementing myself, but i have other exciting things to work on these days, so I just free up this idea to the lazyweb: WANTED We really need a web API service that gives you the changelog entry, given a distribution name and version(s). Say the service lives on changes.cpan.org: (of course it could be something else) API: http://changes.cpan.org/changes.json?distribution=Plack&from=0.9010&to=0.9015 ("to" can be omitted, in which case the latest CPAN version is used) Response: JSON with the following keys: from, to, distribution: echo the request changes: plain text of what's new, extracted from Changes file That's it. Extracting the changes as a data structure, like identifying RT ticket numbers, would be neat but that could be built... Continue »