Approach now. I did that with PDF::Template
and discovered that he had a lot of good ideas on top of mine. He was also extremely happy to hand over maintainership to someone more excited about continuing on the work. Hey, you never know! :-)
We are the carpenters and bricklayers of the Information Age.
Don't go borrowing trouble. For programmers, this means Worry only about what you need to implement.
Please remember that I'm crufty and crochety. All opinions are purely mine and all code is untested, unless otherwise specified.