Re: RFS: libapp-info-perl (updated package)
Date: Mon, 25 Sep 2006 22:05:24 +0100
James Westby <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On (24/09/06 16:34), Nacho Barrientos Arias wrote:
> > Dear mentors,
> > I am looking for a sponsor for the new version 0.50-1 of my package
> > "libapp-info-perl".
Hi James, pleased to meet you again:
> I cannot sponsor the package but I have reviewed it.
> It looks very good in general. I do have a couple of minor points.
> * Is there a better text you can use than
> It was downloaded from the Comprehensive Perl Archive Network
> Visit <http://www.perl.com/CPAN/> to find a CPAN site near you.
> and a more precise location?
Yes, I agree, this isn't a very accurate reference. On the other hand
a more precise reference can be found in the package long description,
anyway i will consider which you're pointing :)
> * Your
> ifndef PERL
> PERL = $(shell which perl)
> also works as
> PERL ?= $(shell which perl)
Just habits inherited from C and friends, hehe.
> Have you considered maintaining the package within the debian-perl
> group? They are very quick at uploading from what I have seen.
Sure, this task is in my TODO list (near the head, i promise).
> If you are not then I would suggest to the DDs on this list that this
> package is ripe for sponsoring. Nacho has done a very good job, even if
> he has managed to break linda, the poor girl.
*Nacho encourages linda :)
Thank you again, James, have a nice day.