Re: DEX update and next steps
On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 12:06:44PM +0100, David Paleino wrote:
> On Mon, 21 Mar 2011 11:37:26 +0000, Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> > [..]
> > = Next Steps =
> > I'd like to start compiling ideas for the next Ubuntu DEX project, once the
> > above tasks have been completed. Here are some ideas:
> > [..]
> As anticipated on IRC, I'm working on a more modular layout for DEX
> repositories. This means that members of the Ubuntu DEX Team (or any other
> future team) would only need to clone one repository, instead of everybody
> working on the same repository.
Indeed, thanks for working on improving the infrastructure.
> This will introduce different advantages: the first coming to mind is
> fine-grained permissions: members of one team can't (if not "authorized") work
> on things of another team. An additional advantage is that each team will have
> its "git log", not mixed with other activities. It's still work-in-progress
> though :)
I'm not too concerned about fine-grained permissions at this stage. Indeed,
I think it's advantageous for DEX participants to have broad permissions and
to be able to easily help each other out. I assume we could retain this
model with multiple repositories?
Having a clean "git log" will definitely be useful when there are multiple