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




Dr. Bas Wijnen <wijnen@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 29, 2017 at 10:43:58PM +0100, Alexander Wirt wrote:
>> On Fri, 29 Dec 2017, Philipp Kern wrote:
>> > Put a mapping into a git repository that DDs can push to? Make sure that
>> > it is fast-forwarded always? Then let people deal with it?
>> I am currently working on such a mapping. 

> I appreciate your work, but this doesn't seem all that useful to me.  If DDs
> can push the mapping, can't they just as well upload a new package with the
> fields in the control file updated?

Compare:

a) uploading and building 400 packages.
b) checkout git repository
   copy list of old git repositories from tracker, search/replace
   commit and push

Thanmks Alexander!

cu Andreas
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