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From:
Christopher White
Date:
May 8, 2019 11:21
Subject:
PAUSE: Request co-maint for vars::i
Message ID:
CAPF4X9wjg2z-rr726hEeaPo-d61z2GEO3au+iiSppVzQc-D_+w@mail.gmail.com
Dear PAUSE Admins,

Can you give me co-maint for *vars::i* please? This was written by *D. H.* (
*PODMASTER*), and last released in *Nov. 2003*.

I emailed *D.H.* on *Mar. 28*, and again 2 weeks later, but haven't had any
reply. I tried to track him down via Internet searches but without success.
Searching by initials is hard! I've cc'd him on this email.  Also, his last
release was in Jan. 2005.  Back in 2011, someone else tried to find him
without success - see link in the previous message.

I've cloned the github repo and have fixed the open bug in RT. If I get
co-maint, I'll release my fixed version, and also add metadata for the repo
and license type, and tidy up the Changes file.  My next release is
currently on CPAN as Acme::CXW::vars::i, and the matrix is green.

My PAUSE id is CXW.

Thanks for considering this request!

Chris

Sent from my smartphone

---------- Forwarded message ---------
From:Christopher White <cxwembedded@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, Apr 11, 2019, 8:36 PM
Subject: Re: Perl vars::i bugfix [RT #108844]
To: <crazyinsomniac@yahoo.com>
Cc: <podmaster@cpan.org>, <modules@perl.org>


Podmaster,

I am following up on my email below.  Would you accept a contribution to
fix the captioned issue in vars::i?  I would be happy to do the release if
you don't have time.  Would you please let me know either way?  Thank you!

Chris White (CXW)

PAUSE admins,

Per
http://blogs.perl.org/users/nigel_metheringham/2011/03/htmlscrubber-maintainership.html
and https://www.perlmonks.org/?node_id=107642 , Podmaster appears to have
dropped off the map.  Do you happen to have any alternative contact info?
Thanks!

Chris

Fix at: https://github.com/cxw42/Perl-vars-i (TRIAL release:
http://matrix.cpantesters.org/?dist=Acme-CXW-vars-i )


Sent from my smartphone

On Thu, Mar 28, 2019, 7:21 AM Christopher White <cxwembedded@gmail.com>
wrote:

> Podmaster,
>
> My name is Chris White, CXW on cpan.  I have fixed the one open issue in
> your vars::i package, RT #108844.  May I send you the code for an updated
> release?  Alternatively, I would be happy to take care of it if you were
> willing to give me co-maint privileges.  Would you please let me know your
> preference?  Thank you!
>
> Chris
>
> Sent from my smartphone
>

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