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Re: Orphaning debmirror


sorry for the late reply, we were celebrating my wife's birthday at
the seaside until yesterday late in the evenign.

On Fri, Jul 31, 2009 at 17:53 +0100, Steve Kemp wrote:
> On Fri Jul 31, 2009 at 18:47:58 +0200, Siggy Brentrup wrote:
> > Who wrote debmirror?  Without installing I can't find out since
> > only maintainers are listed in the PTS.
>   Look at the copyright file:
>   e.g.
>     http://packages.debian.org/changelogs/pool/main/d/debmirror/debmirror_20070123/debmirror.copyright

Thanks for this link, imbecile me to overlook that while on the
debmirror page.

> > I'm asking because
> > there's a lot of perl code in Debian I wouldn't even think about
> > touching due to the author's programming style.
>   If you only care about the style why not actually download it
>  and examine it?

because a one line answer containg certain names would have saved me
the hassle to do exactly what you are asking me to do.  In the dark
ages I used to have to understand their code, it took much more time
than I usally want to invest; so if I have a choice: no thanks.

Please don't Cc: me when replying, I might not see either copy.
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