January 2012 Archives

Time for a new Issue Tracker, Isn't It?

CIT (CPAN Issue Tracker) is an idea I had/have for a modern Issue/Bug Tracker for the CPAN. RT is great and has served us well throughout the years but I feel we can do better now.

CIT is a single package that bundles the CLI, API and Data Model. I've started tossing around ideas in my Git repo but I'm open to collaboration. Actually, I am probably not going to get very far without an influx of collaborators.

The API and CLI will allow users and developers to install the package and quickly begin reporting and contributing to bugs, features, etc. Using a NoSQL datastore will s…

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