Re: mentors.debian.net runs the debexpo code now
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On Aug 17, 2011, at 12:14, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 07:03:03AM -0400, Asheesh Laroia wrote:
>> Thanks to huge work by Johnny Lamb, Christoph Haas, Jan Dittberner,
>> Kalle Söderman, Serafeim Zanikolas, David Paleino, and Paul Wise, we
>> have had a alpha-level product called Debexpo that can replace
>> mentors.debian.net as the place we do package review for new
>> contributors in Debian.
>> It's live: http://mentors.debian.net/
> That's a great achievement!
> Thanks to everyone who has contributed to make it possible.
> As a minor nitpick, can you add to the footer a link to the code?
> Many Debian services could benefit from more prominent footer links to
> the code, to encourage "patches are welcome" habits and to make it clear
> that the code for all our services is available. (yes, in this specific
> case I know that the availability of debexpo code is mentioned at
> http://wiki.debian.org/Debexpo , but making it more readily available
> wouldn't hurt, would it?)
Excellent point zack, there is a lot of really great tooling in Debian and people saw links to code in the footer of various tools they would likely want to start using it in their projects, hopefully improving it in the process.
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