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Discourage PAUSE accounts for non-contributors

We still get lots of requests "to submit bugs" or "for metacpan"
and so on.  This commit adds further text discouraging such
requests and directing them to Bitcard instead.
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commit 941aa75ebbca1e9145e9eb7be851fa2ce92b566d 1 parent 4b9fcfb
@dagolden authored
Showing with 10 additions and 2 deletions.
  1. +2 −2 htdocs/04pause.html
  2. +8 −0 lib/pause_1999/edit.pm
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4 htdocs/04pause.html
@@ -66,8 +66,8 @@
the <i>authors/id/</i> tree of CPAN. The write access to that
directory is password protected.</p>
-<p>If you have written a module, script, or documentation, if you have
-some porting material or patches you would like to contribute to the
+<p>If you have written a module, script, or documentation
+you would like to contribute to the
archive, visit <a
href="https://pause.perl.org/pause/query?ACTION=request_id">pause.perl.org
Registration</a> (<a
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8 lib/pause_1999/edit.pm
@@ -2867,6 +2867,14 @@ sub request_id {
my(@m);
+ push @m, q{
+ <p>A PAUSE account is only required to distribute and manage Perl module
+ distributions on CPAN. You do not need a PAUSE account to submit
+ bug reports to <a href="http://rt.cpan.org/">RT</a> or participate
+ in many Perl community sites — please register a
+ <a href="http://www.bitcard.org">Bitcard</a> account instead.</p>
+ };
+
my $req = $mgr->{CGI};
my $r = $mgr->{R};
$mgr->prefer_post(1);
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