Re: Moving alpha and hppa architectures to debian-ports.org
On Thu, Jul 07, 2011 at 09:33:23AM -0400, John David Anglin wrote:
> On 7/6/2011 4:24 PM, Carlos O'Donell wrote:
> >On Wed, Jul 6, 2011 at 11:12 AM, dann frazier<email@example.com> wrote:
> >>Right - we have machines we should be able to use (peri/penalosa) -
> >>they currently only build lenny updates today. And yeah, not having a
> >>stable release will make managing these systems a bigger timesink, and
> >>I won't be able to volunteer for that.
> >>DSA manages these machines for us, and it probably isn't feasible to
> >>give non-DDs access to boxes building security updates. So, we'll
> >>likely need to repurpose one of these machines and manage it under
> >>debian-ports. That leaves us w/o a backup for lenny updates, but I can
> >>setup a system here at home in a pinch. Once lenny support ends, both
> >>machines could be allocated for debian-ports.
> >[trimming CC list]
> >So it looks like we have one machine that we could setup as a
> >unstable/experimental buildd?
> There is also a machine (rp3440) in the ESIEE test ring that might
> make a good buildd machine
> if security isn't too big an issue.
I'd definitely recommend multiple systems. There's a lot of building
> >How do we get started on that and how can I help?
> Same here. Thanks Carlos.