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Re: what's the latest on the update of moving from alioth to pagure.




On Mon, 17 Jul 2017, shirish शिरीष wrote:

> Dear all,
> 
> While I love and loved alioth, I know for probably newish people the
> interface is somewhat ugly.
> 
> >From what I did see in https://lwn.net/Articles/724986/ it seems there
> were lots of pros and cons which were discussed. I was also able to
> converse with Alexander Wirt and download the survey which wasn't
> available anymore for public consumption.
> 
> Can somebody tell/share which forge are the developers looking forward
> to replace alioth with, pagure or something else .
> 
> The choices seem to be to do lot of coding if some project/product is
> taken which is not mature enough or has features that we want and in
> some cases there is restrictive licensing or/and have two products,
> one which has foss licensing and the other which has commercial
> aspects but more features.
> 
> While there doesn't seem to be any hurry to replace alioth today, the
> clock is ticking.
> 
> There is/was some discussion about it in May 2017
> https://lists.debian.org/debian-devel/2017/05/msg00095.html, the
> thread I'm reading right now. Would be nice though if somebody can
> share what is/are the possible scenarios.
We created a mailinglist [1] for those discussions. 

Alex

[1] https://lists.alioth.debian.org/mailman/listinfo/alioth-staff-replacement