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October 26, 1999 10:53
Re: [packrats] Happy birthday, CPAN!
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>>>>> On Tue, 26 Oct 1999 11:24:51 -0500, Elaine -HFB- Ashton <> said:

 > Andreas J. Koenig [] quoth:
 > *>
 > *>AFAIR on Aug 20 1995 the PAUSE pieces were assembled and running:
 > *>WU-FTP, an Apache, either 0.6.6 or 0.8.1, mirror, an mSQL database
 > *>with 53 authors and 35 modules, and a PAUSE daemon that worked like
 > *>the one today. One year later when PAUSE became the first publically
 > *>available mod_perl server I was in a very big hurry to have it in time
 > *>for the birthday. And then I posted somewhere the statistics (slightly
 > *>edited for readablilty):

 > Thanks Andreas :) 

 > I'm curious about the 'first publically available mod_perl server' tidbit.
 > It that documented anywhere? I think that is a really cool bit of info
 > that should be remembered.

 > Also, if you have no objections, I'll go ahead and note that 26 October is
 > the 'official' birthdate for both CPAN and PAUSE since they go hand in
 > hand.

Sure, everything before counts as pregnancy:-)


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