"Packager" field

Michele Dondi blazar at pcteor1.mi.infn.it
Sun Oct 1 12:37:27 UTC 2006

On Sat, 30 Sep 2006, Han Boetes wrote:

> There is no point in putting a script, be it a shell or a perl or
> a whatever script, under the GPL since you can't release binaries,
> and thus you can't make secret changes.

I think that the GPL is not only about inhibiting secret changes to source 
code of binary stuff. OTOH it does seem to me a little bit of an 
exaggeration to want it for the ports.

> Are there any estimated timescales on when Perl6 will be available?
next christmas (for some definition of christmas).
- Uri Guttman in comp.lang.perl.misc (slightly edited)

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