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H.Merijn Brand
April 7, 2004 06:02
Re: CPAN-newer-than-release for 5.8.4 RC1 (was Re: 5.8.4 RC1)
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On Wed 07 Apr 2004 14:51, (Randal L. Schwartz) wrote:
> >>>>> "Nicholas" == Nicholas Clark <> writes:
> Nicholas> Actually, that's also why I'm making no great effort to
> Nicholas> remind anyone of the code freeze dates. Suggesting that
> Nicholas> these dates are deadlines to get things done by will
> Nicholas> encourage bursts of change close to release.
> This would suggest that I should simply adopt a policy to download
> bleadperl about once a week, put it on my system, and see what CPAN
> modules are out of sync, and announce it every time I notice it.
> If that's OK with everyone (I got pushback before), I'll be happy
> to start doing this again.

make that a two week period, and count me in. But there's more than just me

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