[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Proposal for collaborative maintenance of packages

On Mon, 19 Dec 2005, Stefan Potyra wrote:
> I'd object to this, since one of the goals would be to make it easy to review 
> packages. So basically you'd need exactly one central place, where the 
> current version of a sourcepackage can be found, and can be reviewed. However 
> I'm not quite sure if/how this could be handled with a distributed VCS like 
> bzr.

It works just like it is done for the Linux kernel: people send ready
changesets either to a maintainer (through a mailing list pehaps, so that
changesets are not lost) or to a bot, which commits them to the master bzr

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

Reply to: