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Shlomi Fish
Date:
January 8, 2020 12:47
Subject:
Re: What to do about the fact that installinghttps://metacpan.org/release/TimeDate became broken after 1 Jan 2020 ?
Message ID:
20200108142634.4d7ef143@telaviv1.shlomifish.org
On Wed, 8 Jan 2020 05:09:18 -0600
Ryan Thompson <i@ry.ca> wrote:

> Hello all,
> 
> If no one else wants to, I'm willing to take over TimeDate and stay on 
> top of the issues going forward.
> 
> I also have some extra bandwidth right now to get another release out 
> ASAP. I've tested the patch from RT and it does seem to do the trick.
> 
> - Ryan <rjt@cpan.org>
> 

Hi all!

I am perfectly fine with Ryan here getting ownership on TimeDate instead of
me (or in addition).

Thanks Ryan for volunteering as well.

P.S: Ryan, note that http://ry.ca/ (= your home site) gives me a 403 forbidden.
can you fix it?


> On 2020-01-08 2:31 a.m., Shlomi Fish wrote:
> > Hi Graham and all,
> >
> > On Tue, 07 Jan 2020 21:33:54 +0000
> > "Graham Barr" <gbarr@pobox.com> wrote:
> >  
> >> I have not had anything to do with anything Perl for a long time so I'm ok
> >> with anyone taking ownership
> >>
> >> Graham
> >>  
> > Thanks for the update, Graham! So: does anyone else want ownership of
> > TimeDate? 
> >> On Tue, Jan 7, 2020, at 18:04, Shlomi Fish wrote:  
> >>> Hi all,
> >>>
> >>> installing https://metacpan.org/release/TimeDate from CPAN while running
> >>> tests has become broken -
> >>> https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=124509 . Its maintainer -
> >>> https://metacpan.org/author/GBARR didn't make a release of any of his
> >>> distros since July 2017 and had no github activity for at least a year -
> >>> https://github.com/gbarr . Graham, are you there?
> >>>
> >>> I suggest making an emergency update release with the fix to the test
> >>> file, and if no one better volunteers instead, I volunteer to receive
> >>> COMAINT on all the TimeDate namespaces (see
> >>> https://metacpan.org/release/TimeDate ) and fix bugs, apply patches, etc.
> >>> I am https://metacpan.org/author/SHLOMIF on CPAN.
> >>>
> >>> Are there any better suggestions?
> >>>
> >>> -- 
> >>>
> >>> Shlomi Fish       https://www.shlomifish.org/
> >>> Original Riddles - https://www.shlomifish.org/puzzles/
> >>>
> >>> Cast your bread upon the waters, for after many days you will find it
> >>> again. — Ecclesiastes 1:11
> >>>
> >>> Please reply to list if it's a mailing list post - http://shlom.in/reply .
> >>>     
> >
> >  



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