Surprised to see these messages come up again, I thought this had gone away in the 90's.
Disk is cheap now; why not just include all these packages?
Or at least: grab my personal [developer] profile, see all the packages I have installed,
offer to display them for me.
Show me which I use frequently, a web page with statistics and links to latest news...
In case I come across this again, I will note:
Terminal does not support GetHistory
Terminal does not support AddHistory
if you are using a 'straight' CPAN system:
linux, as a package:
sudo apt-get install libterm-readline-gnu-perl