Re: Questions before RFS
On Fri, Oct 09, 2015 at 01:42:23AM -0400, Sergio Durigan Junior wrote:
> > Most of them were answered by Afif - I try to cover the remaining ones.
> Thanks to both of you, by the way.
You are welcome. :-)
> > basically a single commit from 1.5 years ago with obviously no further
> > interest. And I would really remove the old repository since I would
> > recommend to use the default packaging scheme with pristine-tar due to
> > the fact that you need to remove files from the upstream tarball.
> Yeah, great, I was going to propose to recreate the repository from
> scratch indeed. So here's my next question, then: do I have the
> necessary rights to do it on git.debian.org?
I think any member of the team can - but I just did it now to not loose
time in case it might not work for you.
> I would assume that only
> admins are allowed to delete repositories there. (Unfortunately I can't
> test now because I'm waiting on Alioth to refresh its knowledge about my
> ssh pubkey).
You are now free to start from scratch.