2012.04.05 in #37My activities during Perl/QA hackathon in Paris
Dominique Dumont who is a Debian developer also participated at the QA Hackathon and he also published is report. Interesting to see the different aspect of the people and how they interacted with each others agendas.
2012.04.20 in #39A success story for Config::Model
Dominique Dumont, the author of Config::Model shares an e-mail he got telling the story of 'a script that was never intended to be used for more than a few month. But as things go, we were still using it after a few years.' - oh how familiar is that? It needed a way to configure it.
2013.11.01 in #119About LWP::UserAgent, https and proxy setup
Apparently LWP::UserAgent (and thus most Perl web clients that rely on it) cannot handle https requests via proxy. This bug was reported 10 years ago. Patches were submitted but the problem has not been fixed. Now Dominique Dumont explains the background of https and show how he proposed to fix the problem.
2018.07.07 in #363New Software::LicenseMoreUtils Perl module
Debian project has rather strict requirements regarding package license and this module helps overcome two of the shortcomings of the Software::License. Question from the outsider: can the code of this module merged into Software::License?