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perldelta: note passing of Randy Kobes
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 XXX If any significant core contributor has died, we've added a short obituary
 here.
 
+Randy Kobes, creator of the kobesearch alternative to search.cpan.org and
+contributor/maintainer to several core Perl toolchain modules, passed away
+on September 19, 2010 after a battle with lung cancer.  His contributions
+to the Perl community will be missed.
+
 =head1 Acknowledgements
 
 XXX The list of people to thank goes here.