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Re: Transition from RT to GitHub [FAQ]

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Graham Knop
July 10, 2019 15:25
Re: Transition from RT to GitHub [FAQ]
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On Tue, Jul 9, 2019 at 7:23 AM Dan Book <> wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 8, 2019 at 6:45 PM Sawyer X <> wrote:
>> Q: What else needs doing?
>> A: We need to know about any existing integration with RT or perl5's
>> existing git repo. If you know of something, please let us know so it
>> can be accommodated during the migration.
> perl-build ( and perlbrew ( both download blead snapshots when requested from - this should be forwarded to . Perlbrew calls it from HTTP, but it uses curl/wget so a redirect to HTTPS should not cause issues.

The contents of the files are subtly different.
provides tarballs with a top level directory named
perl-blead-$shortsha1, where the github tarball top level directory is
just perl-blead.  perlbrew and perl-build both require the short hash
to be present, or they will ignore the directory:

> -Dan

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