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Re: manpages.debian.org has been modernized!

 ❦  4 février 2017 16:48 +0100, Alec Leamas <leamas.alec@gmail.com> :

>> A Github-like interface is totally compatible with the CLI: pull
>> requests are exposed as branches, you can merge, modify, do anything you
>> like. The web UI tries to catch up with what you do (if you merge
>> through the CLI, the web interface will detect that).
> Now, you have made your point - it's a valid for certain kind of fixes
> and users. Can you just try to consider the other aspects, such as
> Debian as a project evolving around the idea of Free Software,
> actually prefers free tools?

I agree. Some people kindly proposed to package and setup Gitlab, a
DFSG-free tool, but, not unexpected, there was some opposition without
any reasonable way forward, so we stay with the current situation (which
includes some people using GitHub).
Make it right before you make it faster.
            - The Elements of Programming Style (Kernighan & Plauger)

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