Bug 170944 - perl-Set-IntSpan-1.08?
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: perl-Set-IntSpan (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ville Skyttä
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2005-10-15 23:14 EDT by Ralf Corsepius
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: 1.08-1
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Last Closed: 2005-10-16 14:07:39 EDT
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Description Ralf Corsepius 2005-10-15 23:14:53 EDT
Description of problem:

FE ships perl-Set-IntSpan-1.07 (according to CPAN originating from 1998), though
Set-IntSpan-1.08 had been released May 2004.

Any particular reason for doing so?
Comment 1 Ville Skyttä 2005-10-16 02:31:31 EDT
An oversight, thanks for pointing it out.   BTW, this package could use a new 
maintainer, would you be interested? 
Comment 2 Ralf Corsepius 2005-10-16 02:51:32 EDT
(In reply to comment #1)
> BTW, this package could use a new 
> maintainer, would you be interested? 
Well, the number of packages, I maintain already is close to exceed the number
of modules I feel able to handle. AFAIS, you and other (esp. perl-package)
maintainers are in a similar position.

So, instead of "shifting ownerships" and trying to "stake claims", I am in favor
of teaming up and collaborative maintainership.

In this particular case, this would mean: I don't have a problem in modernizing
the spec and updating the package, but I am not interesting in "long term
Comment 3 Ville Skyttä 2005-10-16 03:01:12 EDT
Yep, that's right.  But this case is a bit special, I no longer really use 
Set::IntSpan anywhere else than the 0.7 branch of w3c-markup-validator, and 
all development of it has moved forwards, and the development version doesn't 
use this module. 
Anyway, I've already updated and cleaned up this in CVS, will build as soon as 
the buildsys feels better again. 
Comment 4 Ville Skyttä 2005-10-16 14:07:39 EDT
1.08-1 built for FC-4 and devel 

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