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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • While I'm currently in a badly overloaded period, and not doing my shift on as a module@ person until late next month, the standard for contacting authors I generally ask people to apply is "several times over several weeks by several methods". It's not a hard and fast rule, but it works in most cases.

    That is, you try to contact the author a number of times by various email accounts you can find (because sometimes ones might go dark) over a period of time, and look for any other avenues you have to hunt the