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From:
demerphq
Date:
August 12, 2013 08:35
Subject:
Re: the GitHub perl mirror
Message ID:
CANgJU+UkhxNLK+gMv7Ez1=RdrgOsn9NpA=LPC9CKOc=+FEdshg@mail.gmail.com
On 12 August 2013 01:18, Ricardo Signes <perl.p5p@rjbs.manxome.org> wrote:
> * Ricardo Signes <perl.p5p@rjbs.manxome.org> [2013-08-11T19:10:35]
>> I am going to try once more to have the mirror disabled.
>
> I have sent this message to GitHub support:
>
>> Hi.  I'm the project manager of the perl programming language.
>>
>> You mirror our repository, providing that mirror at
>> https://github.com/mirrors/perl
>>
>> That's nice.  It's fast.
>>
>> Unfortunately, some users think it is not just a mirror, but the main
>> repository, and file pull requests.  These pull requests don't come to the
>> development team, and instead get ignored.  We miss out on potentially useful
>> bug reports, and the reporters feel stiffed that they're being ignored.  It's
>> not good for anyone.

Hypothetically they could change the owner of the project so that all
pull requests, etc, come to us.

Yves

-- 
perl -Mre=debug -e "/just|another|perl|hacker/"

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