Re: [Fwd: Re: Debian based GNU/Solaris: pilot program]
On Thu, 2005-11-03 at 01:14 +0000, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> Alex Ross <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Michael Banck wrote:
> >> If so, do you plan to use Debian's mailing lists and bug
> >> tracking system for development?
> > No. We have ours: svn, Trac, and mailing lists.
> It's unlikely that you'll be accepted as an official Debian port unless
> you're willing to use the Debian bug tracking system. It's not
> reasonable to expect Debian maintainers to be willing to copy bugs to a
> completely different bug tracking system in cases where it turns out to
> be a Solaris-specific issue.
on another hand, is Debian community willing to be not just GNU/Linux
centric and put some work on GNU/Solaris too? If yes, we could
on another hand, Ubuntu has its own tracking system, so GNU/Solaris is
not the first one. Even though Ubuntu is GNU/Linux system...
on another hand, GNU/Solaris uses different kernel and libc, which
brings many non-Debian-related issues into play.