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Re: Debian presence at UDS - feedback sought


On Wed, 2010-10-20 at 09:51:50 +0100, Lars Wirzenius wrote:
> On ke, 2010-10-20 at 16:15 +0800, Paul Wise wrote:
> > On Wed, Oct 20, 2010 at 4:01 PM, Stefano Zacchiroli <zack@debian.org> wrote:
> > > ACK, nice tip. I'll take care of mentioning Lars' initiative of the
> > > "upstream front desk". Lars and others, would it make sense to propose a
> > > joint group to write down a document "how to release your software and
> > > make distribution folks happy?".
> > 
> > Many such guidelines exist, from Debian, Gentoo, Fedora/RedHat and
> > other folks, some guidelines and links here:
> > 
> > http://wiki.debian.org/UpstreamGuide
> Yeah, what Paul said. That guide (not written by me -- it pre-existed my
> Debconf10 talk) is pretty good. It would, however, be a good idea to get
> more input from other distros to improve it. The other distros might
> have their own documents, too.
> (If the other distros feel they'd rather help improve it on neutral
> territory, I'd be happy to set up an ikiwiki instance for this, but I'd
> rather not do it pre-emptively.)
> Having a joint group or mailing list or something to discuss these
> things across distros would be a good idea.

There's already <http://distributions.freedesktop.org/>, which seems
to me would fit quite nicely.


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