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Re: salsa.debian.org (git.debian.org replacement) going into beta




On Fri, 29 Dec 2017, Marco d'Itri wrote:

> On Dec 29, Alexander Wirt <formorer@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 
> > Please propose a solution for reusing the name without breaking renamed and
> > not yet migrated repos. 
> Ignore the renamed repositories: if somebody renamed them then they 
> obviously expected to have to update the VCS URLs anyway.
> Switch the anonscm name when alioth will be shut down: the people who 
> have already migrated can keep pushing to the old repository as well to 
> keep it in sync.
> This is not perfect, but it is still better than having to update 
> countless packages.
> 
> > Of course you are now one year to late. 
> I do not think that it is our fault to find out just now that a major 
> feature of alioth would be broken.
All discussions and logs were public and we asked several times for
discussion and help. But I am already working on some
redirect map generator. 

Alex

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