Re: Bug#525350: hardcoded s3.amazonaws.com prevents use with walrus
forwarded 525350 https://rt.cpan.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=45261
On Thu, 23 Apr 2009, Jonathan Yu wrote:
> However, as this package is not Debian-specific, I would suggest
> reporting the bug upstream in the CPAN Request Tracker. If we don't
> hear back from the author in due time (maybe a week or two), then we
> can look into a Debian patch.
This is something that the Debian Perl Group or other interested
parties do; it doesn't fall on the bug submitter. [Kudos for doing
> I think the preferred thing is to avoid patching in Debian if we can
> do so, and the changes you propose would benefit a wider audience
> than just Debian users.
It's perfectly ok to fix this bug in Debian and forward the patch
upstream or vice versa. [Obviously, if the maintainer is responsive,
so much the better, but there's no need to wait if they aren't (or for
a new upstream release.)]
0: The maintainers of the libnet-amazon-s3-perl package
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