Re: Need for launchpad
On Sun, Jan 08, 2006 at 04:47:56PM +0000, Martin Meredith wrote:
> Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> > On Fri, 06 Jan 2006 15:19:42 -0500, Frans Jessop
> > <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> >>Ubuntu's launchpad is amazing. Do you think it would be helpful if
> >>all DD's worked through it on their projects?
> > Sure, as long as they change lauchpad to meet my workflow
> > requirements. This would mean letting me have a local repo, signed
> > remote repos, arch, email only interfaces, and not getting into my
> > way. If they make changes to meet these requirements, I'll have
> > absolutely no problem throwing away tools I have worked on honing for
> > a decade or so and switching to launchpad. Oh, and release launchpad
> > under a free license, of course, so I don't make Debian development
> > rely on a non-free toolset, of course.
> Other than the email interface - they have most of that planned in hct :D
Planned. It's still vapour as far as I'm concerned. Which is a pity,
because it looks really nice, in principle. And, in the meantime, everybody
else is building their own half-assed variants, which they'll be loathe to
drop when HCT finally appears on the scene.