Re: out-of-tree drivers [was: Re: Git Migration COMPLETE]
On Fri, Feb 09, 2007 at 01:03:49PM +0100, Mattia Dongili wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 07, 2007 at 09:54:26PM -0500, David Nusinow wrote:
> > On Wed, Feb 07, 2007 at 07:35:24PM +0100, Mattia Dongili wrote:
> > > On Tue, Feb 06, 2007 at 10:06:43PM -0500, David Nusinow wrote:
> > > > Hi everyone,
> > > >
> > > > So it's finally done. Every piece of the archive is now on
> > > > git.debian.org. The fonts and debian/xorg package should show up on the
> > >
> > > If I may ask: where would you see out of tree modules best placed?
> > > I have 2 currently:
> > > - xserver-xorg-input-synaptics
> > > - xserver-xorg-input-evtouch (ITP-ed)
> > >
> > > together with the in-tree modules (pkg-xorg/driver) or somewhere else on
> > > their own?
> > Sure, put them in pkg-xorg/driver. If you want to denote them as
> > out-of-tree in the repository description (such as by leaving out "X.org"
> > in the description) that might be helpful.
> malattia@alioth:/srv/git.debian.org/git/pkg-xorg/driver> mkdir xserver-xorg-input-synaptics.git
> mkdir: cannot create directory `xserver-xorg-input-synaptics.git': Permission denied
> it seems a chmod g+w is missing on the driver/ dir :)
Try the setup-repository script that's in /srv/git.debian.org/git/pkg-xorg.
It sets up all the little extras like the hooks to send changes emails to
alioth and so on. That should work.
- David Nusinow