[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Blends pages, tasks pages etc.

Andreas Tille <andreas@an3as.eu> writes:
> On Mon, Dec 07, 2015 at 10:01:57AM +0100, Ole Streicher wrote:
>> >
>> > Not really.  The import comes from different data sources and the tables
>> > are not mixed (and IMHO also should not be mixed).
>> I did not dig into the details here. If they are stored in different
>> tables: why don't we just query the "RCSinfo" table (or how ever it is
>> named) for the NEW packages as well?
> Believe it or not but there are people out there (even in the science
> field - for instance the R maintainer) who strictly refuse to use a
> packaging VCS.  We simply have information in NEW and this should be
> completely taken over into UDD.  It is not that hard and I'll do it but
> it just takes some time.  Looking into other tables is a hack that does
> not work reliable in all cases.

But don't you/UDD already look into RCS if available? The information
about the version number in the git is in qa, ddpo and in the blends
tasks pages. If this is stored in some table, and the NEW information in
a separate table (as I assume from your statement on top), why not just
combine them here?

I am a bit confused here.



Reply to: