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Minor editorial tweaks and update some links

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@@ -451,10 +451,10 @@
"http://www.cpan.org/modules/00modlist.long.html">http://www.cpan.org/modules/00modlist.long.html</a>
</li>
<li>
- <a href="http://search.cpan.org/">http://search.cpan.org/</a>
+ <a href="http://www.metacpan.org/">http://www.metacpan.org/</a>
</li>
<li>
- <a href="http://search.metacpan.org/">http://search.metacpan.org/</a>
+ <a href="http://search.cpan.org/">http://search.cpan.org/</a>
</li>
</ul>
<p>
@@ -943,14 +943,17 @@
<hr>
<h3>
<a name="How_search_CPAN" id="How_search_CPAN">How do I search for anything
- on CPAN?</a>
+ in CPAN?</a>
</h3>
<p>
By using a CPAN search engine.<br>
</p>
<ul>
<li>
- <a href="http://perldoc.perl.org">http://perldoc.perl.org/</a>
+ <a href="http://www.metacpan.org/">http://www.metacpan.org/</a> -
+ A front-end for api.metacpan.org, which was created so that CPAN
+ metadata can be searched and accessed without necessarily having to use
+ any specific interface.
</li>
<li>
<a href="http://search.cpan.org/">http://search.cpan.org/</a> - Graham
@@ -958,10 +961,8 @@
authors in all of CPAN.
</li>
<li>
- <a href="http://search.metacpan.org/">http://search.metacpan.org//</a> -
- A front-end for api.metacpan.org, which was created so that CPAN
- metadata can be searched and accessed without necessarily having to use
- any specific interface.
+ <a href="http://perldoc.perl.org">http://perldoc.perl.org/</a> - also
+ useful for core perl documentation.
</li>
</ul>
<hr>
@@ -984,14 +985,11 @@
<tt>perldoc scriptname</tt>
</li>
<li>
- <a href="http://perldoc.perl.org">http://perldoc.perl.org/</a>
+ <a href="http://www.metacpan.org/">http://www.metacpan.org/</a>
</li>
<li>
<a href="http://search.cpan.org">http://search.cpan.org/</a>
</li>
- <li>
- <a href="http://search.metacpan.org/">http://search.metacpan.org/</a>
- </li>
</ul>
<hr>
<h3>
@@ -1213,13 +1211,13 @@
report/fix a bug in a module/script?</a>
</h3>
<p>
- Please contact the author of the module/script.
- Open a ticket for the module at its bug tracker linked at
- <a href="http://search.cpan.org">search.cpan.org</a>
- and <a href="http://metacpan.org">metacpan.org</a> which is usually
- <a href="http://rt.cpan.org">rt.cpan.org</a>.
- The author is automatically notified by email about the new bug report in
- case of rt.cpan.org.
+ Please contact the author of the module/script, ideally by
+ creating a ticket using the bug tracker for the module (linked as 'Bugs' from
+ <a href="http://www.metacpan.org">www.metacpan.org</a> or 'View/Report Bugs'
+ from <a href="http://search.cpan.org">search.cpan.org</a>).
+ The author should be automatically notified by email.
+</p>
+<p>
If the author doesn't respond, the documentation of the module/script might
contain a contact address or you can try <tt>CPANID@perl.org</tt> where
CPANID is the authors CPANID.
@@ -1294,7 +1292,8 @@
already have one: http://pause.perl.org
</li>
<li>Write to modules@perl.org explaining what you did to contact the
- current maintainer including all email addresses of the author in cc.
+ current maintainer including all email addresses of the author in cc
+ and links to the tickets you have opened.
The PAUSE admins will also try to reach the maintainer.
</li>
<li>Post a public message in a heavily trafficked site announcing your
@@ -1314,10 +1313,11 @@
</h3>
<p>
Yes, through the diligence of Paul Schinder and a few others, we have
- <a href="http://testers.cpan.org/">CPAN Testers</a> which is a collection
+ <a href="http://www.cpantesters.org/">CPAN Testers</a> which is a collection
of test results for modules on a number of different platforms. This
- information is also available when viewing module information on <a href=
- "http://search.cpan.org/">CPAN search</a>.
+ information is also available when viewing module information on
+ <a href="http://www.metacpan.org/">Metacpan</a> or
+ <a href="http://search.cpan.org/">search.cpan.org</a>.
</p>
<p>
There is also <a href="http://bugs.perl.org/">http://bugs.perl.org/</a>
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