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Re: [MoM] packaging emperor


على الخميس 13 تشرين الأول 2016 ‫00:15، كتب Andreas Tille:
> Hi,
> On Wed, Oct 12, 2016 at 11:39:44PM -0700, Afif Elghraoui wrote:
>> Thanks for pointing this out, Andreas. I went ahead and did this
>> conversion. Even if Kerim is comfortable with SVN, I am not so much. The
>> repository URL is now:
>> ssh://git.debian.org/git/debian-med/emperor.git
> Perfect.  I removed the remainings from SVN.  Usually I drop a
> README.status but this package was never released so nobody will really
> miss it there. :-)

Thanks for doing that.

>> Kerim, I would suggest now that you file an intent to package emperor.
>> See <http://debian-med.alioth.debian.org/docs/policy.html#itp>. Andreas
>> likes to do this after packaging is completed, but I think it helps to
>> have it early in order to log progress of the packaging, even if it does
>> not get completed anytime soon.
> Just a note: Its perfectly correct to teach newcomers the right
> behaviour to ITP soon.  There is no point in sticking to my personal
> decision to ITP quite late in the packaging process.


>> Once that is up, I can look for old discussion threads regarding
>> Andreas' previous packaging effort and post them to the log for reference.
> I think there is not much left.  I'd rather start with the new upstream
> version (which is not reported by d/watch since letters in "beta" are not
> checked for - which might be right or wrong depending from your decision
> whether we intend to package those beta version or not). 

Of course. I just transferred the packaging the way it was, so I needed
to include the old release to match.

> Afif, thanks for volunteering to mentor.

No problem.


Afif Elghraoui | عفيف الغراوي

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