[ITA] po4a

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis@SystematicSw.ab.ca
Sun Nov 15 17:11:28 GMT 2020

On 2020-10-13 13:03, Achim Gratz wrote:
> Erwin Waterlander writes:
>> I would like to adopt orphaned package po4a.
> When you update the cygport file, please include a REQUIRES for
> perl5_030 to ease the transition when Perl next upgrades in a binary
> incompatible way.  Thank you for adopting the package!

I have used the generic perl_base as perl5_030 is a virtual package perl_base 
provides using that new keyword, although both names seem to be in 
What are the best approaches for non-perl and perl packages?
I could see perhaps the generic is better for non-perl packages, and the 
specific for perl packages?

Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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