Pending Packages List, 2004-01-23

Rafael Kitover
Thu Jan 29 22:56:00 GMT 2004

I got Locale::gettext packaged here: 

If anyone wants to maintain it, just put your name into the README and send out
an ITP...

If not, and it seems to be a good idea to anyone, I'll maintain it I guess :)


>-----Original Message-----
>From: [] On
>Behalf Of Charles Wilson
>Sent: Monday, January 26, 2004 12:08 AM
>Subject: Re: Pending Packages List, 2004-01-23
>> Package: help2man 1.33.1-1  [2004-01-07]
>> Description: Creates man pages from program output
>>    Proposer: Yaakov Selkowitz
>>    Proposal:
>>      Status: Attained required 3 votes. Package available.
>>    HOLD-UPS: No "good to go" review.
>Rebuilt from -src, installed, dir layout, etc.  All good.
>As far as your comment about building with/without nls support, you are
>correct that doing so would require another "package" -- the perl
>Locale::gettext module.  That module does build and install without
>problems, but as you say:
>"but until last week we hadn't dealt with distributing Perl modules, and
>I wasn't interested in being the first."
>That's a fair argument.
>Good to go.
>P.S. YAY! I can remove one of my "adopt-me" packages!!! :-)

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