When installing on Debian,Amphetadesk wouldn't run
because I didn't have Compress:Zlib.
The solution was to install Debian package
I didn't have to manually install anything from CPAN. I
assume that LWP and whatever else it needs was
installed by Debian package libwww-perl, which I
I think XML:Parser and its dependencies are installed
by Debian package libxml-parser-perl (which I also
So, I think that "apt-get install libwww-perl
libxml-parser-perl libcompress-zlib-perl" would be
necessary and sufficient for Debian users; maybe
something to that effect should be added to the README,
although I'm not certain that I haven't missed something.