lang/perl5.8 maintainer AWOL...?

Kirill Ponomarew krion at
Sat May 22 08:49:13 PDT 2004


On Sat, May 22, 2004 at 11:25:57AM -0400, Chuck Swiger wrote:
> Perl 5.8 is gathering duplicate PR's without response from the listed 
> maintainer:
> ...and, per the Porter's Handbook:
> "If the maintainer of a port does not respond to an update request from a 
> user after two weeks (excluding major public holidays), then that is 
> considered a maintainer timeout, and the update may be made without 
> explicit maintainer approval. If the maintainer does not respond within 
> three months, then that maintainer is considered absent without leave, and 
> can be replaced as the maintainer of the particular port in question."

"There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio..."

Just be patient, tobez is working at new version AFAIK.

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