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Re: The CPAN Covenant

From:
Aristotle Pagaltzis
Date:
November 20, 2011 21:50
Subject:
Re: The CPAN Covenant
Message ID:
20111121055026.GI16522@klangraum.plasmasturm.org
* Brandon Fosdick <bfosdick@gmail.com> [2011-11-21 06:30]:
> "Escheat is a common law doctrine which transfers the property of
> a person who dies without heirs to the crown or state. It serves
> to ensure that property is not left in limbo without recognised
> ownership."

That seems morbid, considering that death is neither the sole nor
anywhere near the most common reason for maint bits to be transferred.



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