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From:
Leon Timmermans
Date:
June 27, 2013 15:11
Subject:
Re: the mystery of the undef upstreams
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CAHhgV8gfybt-0GAL5JR2AJHQ6n-cxmcjG_qepfPirOvsiVbG2Q@mail.gmail.com
On Thu, Jun 27, 2013 at 4:59 PM, Steffen Mueller <smueller@cpan.org> wrote:
> On top of all of this, I think we need another state. "cpan, but author has
> acknowledged that p5p reserve the right to apply bugfixes in blead and even
> temporarily take ownership of the namespace via PAUSE in dire circumstances
> to push fixes out if the author doesn't respond in a timely fashion or
> doesn't manage to find time himself".

I think in general it may help to explicitly separate maintainership
from ownership. I'd greatly prefer core infrastructure to be owned by
p5p, even if it's actively maintained by someone.

Leon

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