develooper Front page | perl.modules | Postings from July 2018

Re: Sendmail::Milter maintainership request.

Thread Previous
From:
"G.W. Haywood" via modules
Date:
July 14, 2018 20:18
Subject:
Re: Sendmail::Milter maintainership request.
Message ID:
alpine.DEB.2.11.1807141219520.30058@mail6.jubileegroup.co.uk
Hello again,

I've seen no reply from Mr. Ying.

What's the next step?

Kind regards,
Ged Haywood.

----------------------------------------------------------------------
On Thu, 31 May 2018, G.W. Haywood wrote:

> Hi Charles,
>
> Good to hear from you at last!
>
> On Thu, 31 May 2018, Charles Ying wrote:
>
>> Frankly, I thought this was a spam or phishing attempt. Why do you
>> wish to take on maintenance?
>
> Over the last couple of years I have been working on a pure Perl
> milter which uses the Sendmail::PMilter interface to Sendmail.
>
> Sendmail::PMilter uses your module Sendmail::Milter, but for proper
> operation of my milter (which makes use of version 6 of the milter
> protocol) there are issues with both modules which need to be fixed.
>
> There are also serious unfixed issues in the CPAN ticketing system
> going back more than fifteen years.
>
> I have fixed all the issues in my version of Sendmail::PMilter and I
> am now the maintainer for that module.  In the absence of a reply from
> you I created a module which I have for the moment called MilterV6.pm,
> and at present I use this instead of Milter.pm (amongst other things
> it contains new constants etc. required for full support of the milter
> protocol version 6 API).
>
> I have not yet published any of this.  It seems to me that it would be
> better not to add MilterV6.pm to CPAN if I can update Milter.pm instead.
>
> Kind regards,
> Ged Haywood.
>
>> Sent from my Apple IIgs
>> 
>>> On May 31, 2018, at 6:52 AM, G.W. Haywood <gwh@jubileegroup.co.uk> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Greetings,
>>> 
>>> I'd like to take on maintainership of Sendmail::Milter.
>>> 
>>> I've sent messages (copies below) to all the addresses for the current
>>> maintainer that I can find, and I've seen no reply.
>>> 
>>> What's the next step?
>>> 
>>> Ged Haywood.
>>> (PAUSE ID: GWHAYWOOD)
>>> 
>>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>> Date: Tue, 1 May 2018 15:45:07 +0100 (BST)
>>>> From: G.W. Haywood <ged@jubileegroup.co.uk>
>>>> To: charles.ying@gmail.com
>>>> Cc: modules@perl.org
>>>> Subject: Sendmail::Milter maintainership request.
>>>> Hi there,
>>>> 
>>>> I'd like to take on maintainership of Sendmail::Milter.
>>>> 
>>>> Is that OK with you?  If so, would you please do the necessary?
>>>> 
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> Ged Haywood.
>>>> 
>>>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>> Date: Mon, 9 Apr 2018 10:25:57 +0100 (BST)
>>>> From: G.W. Haywood <gwh@jubileegroup.co.uk>
>>>> To: cying@cpan.org, cying@photonfx.com
>>>> Cc: modules@perl.org
>>>> Subject: Sendmail::Milter maintainership request.
>>>> 
>>>> Greetings,
>>>> 
>>>> It seems that Sendmail::Milter has been unmaintained for many years.
>>>> 
>>>> I should like to take over maintainership, do you have any objection?
>>>> 
>>>> Kind regards,
>>>> 
>>>> Ged Haywood.
>>>> (PAUSE ID: GWHAYWOOD)
>>>> 
>> 
>

Thread Previous


nntp.perl.org: Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
Comments to Ask Bjørn Hansen at ask@perl.org | Group listing | About