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"Peter Krawczyk" via modules
August 3, 2021 22:34
Re: Adopt HTML::Tree?
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I will take it unless CJM explicitly asks for it.

-Peter K

On Tue, Aug 3, 2021, at 3:23 PM, Neil Bowers wrote:
> Hi Peter,
>> I never actively placed this [HTML::Tree] in ADOPTME, and nobody's contacted me in several years about it.
>> Neil et al: can you please explain how this got placed in ADOPTME?
> The HTML-Tree distribution has quite a history over the years:
>  * It was originally released by Gisle Aas (GAAS), who did releases in 1998 and 1999.
>  * It was then taken over by Sean Burke (SBURKE), who did 26 releases between 1999 and 2003.
>  * Andy Lester (PETDANCE) then did 5 releases in 2005 and 2006. 
>  * PETEK did 3 releases in 2006
>  * Jeff Fearn (JFEARN) then did 7 releases between 2010 and 2011
>  * Christopher Madsen (CJM) did 18 releases between 2012 and 2014
>  * Jeff Fearn did one more release in 2017
>  * The last 4 releases were done by Kent Fredric (KENTNL), in 2017.
> I suspect KENTNL was given first-come, as he had planned to continue doing releases.
> Kent sadly died in a tragic accident earlier this year. When a CPAN author dies, any of their first-come permissions are converted to ADOPTME, and I think that’s how HTML::Tree ended up this way.
> Peter (PETEK) and Christopher (CJM) both have co-maint.
> If one of you two want to have the first-come permission on this, you have the clearest case. If not, you could let Robert take it. What say ye?
> Cheers,
> Neil

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