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Re: Parrot 5.5.0 "Salvadori's Fig Parrot" Released!

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Nicholas Clark
June 19, 2013 14:28
Re: Parrot 5.5.0 "Salvadori's Fig Parrot" Released!
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On Wed, Jun 19, 2013 at 10:20:52AM -0400, David Golden wrote:
> This is off topic for perl5-porters.
> Do any other VM projects announce to perl5-porters?  No.
> Why not?  Because we don't use them.  They're not relevant to this list.
> If people on the list want to keep up with Parrot, they can subscribe
> to the relevant parrot list.

It had been in the Parrot release manager's guide to mail perl5-porters.
Presumably it related to ponie, and never got changed.

Anyway, the perl5-porters mailing list address was removed from the guide
in the past month:

commit f40728af7e183bf9c283647e154e884004a9c45e
Author: Will "Coke" Coleda <>
Date:   Fri Jun 7 14:03:39 2013 -0400

    remove ponie-era relic

diff --git a/docs/project/release_manager_guide.pod b/docs/project/release_manager_guide.pod
index 9033c45..3362f02 100644
--- a/docs/project/release_manager_guide.pod
+++ b/docs/project/release_manager_guide.pod
@@ -511,7 +511,7 @@ channels (and any others you can think of):
 =item 1
 Send a text email to C<parrot-dev>, C<parrot-users>, C<perl6-language>,
-C<perl6-announce>, C<perl5-porters>, etc. You should also include L<> in
+C<perl6-announce>, etc. You should also include L<> in
 this mailing; email to C<lwn> at that domain.
 Also, notify Perl Weekly at .

Does something else need updating?

Nicholas Clark

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