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From: John P. Linderman
December 23, 2001 13:16
Message ID: 200112232116.QAA18463@raptor.research.att.com
Perlhack.pod needs an update for 5.8, but I'm not sure of
what the <CORRECT ATTRIBUTIONS? HERE> are. -- jpl
--- perlhack.pod.orig Sun Dec 23 16:08:28 2001
+++ perlhack.pod Sun Dec 23 16:10:17 2001
@@ -37,12 +37,12 @@
releases of Perl are shepherded by a ``pumpking'', a porter
responsible for gathering patches, deciding on a patch-by-patch
feature-by-feature basis what will and will not go into the release.
-For instance, Gurusamy Sarathy is the pumpking for the 5.6 release of
+For instance, <CORRECT ATTRIBUTION HERE> is the pumpking for the 5.8 release of Perl.
In addition, various people are pumpkings for different things. For
-instance, Andy Dougherty and Jarkko Hietaniemi share the I<Configure>
-pumpkin, and Tom Christiansen is the documentation pumpking.
+instance, <CORRECT ATTRIBUTIONS HERE> share the I<Configure>
+pumpkin, and <CORRECT ATTRIBUTION HERE> is the documentation pumpking.
Larry sees Perl development along the lines of the US government:
there's the Legislature (the porters), the Executive branch (the
by John P. Linderman