Re: cdn.debian.net as a project service?
On Fri, Mar 11, 2011 at 10:29:08AM +0100, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 08:55:47PM +0100, Michael Vogt wrote:
> > One missing feature is that it needs to send along info about the
> > release/arch its looking for or the returned list needs to be extended
> > to include this info. But otherwise it should be good and working.
> Have I looked in the wrong places (i.e. sources.list (5) + the list of
> packages matching ^apt-transport-, as hinted by the former manpage) or
> this is undocumented at the moment? In that case, that's another missing
> feature :), let me know if you want a bug report about that.
*cough* Its indeed undocumented currently. I will fix that soonish
(but help with that is very welcome of course :). I did a bunch of
fixes in my branch based on the feedback from Peter Palfrader (and my
own testing). The client side should be in reasonable shape now (the
current code is working as well, its just missing some stuff like
displaying the mirror in use etc). The fixes will be part of the next
> Regarding the GSoC project, if you think it's a good idea, it would be
> great to have someone volunteering as a mentor and mailing a proposal at
> email@example.com, after having filled in the proposal
> template .
I'm fine mentoting the client side, not sure that there is enough work
on the client to justify a full SoC. Maybe it can be combined with the