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Re: Want to make salsa advertise contact and source code details [and 1 more messages]




On Fri, 25 May 2018, Ian Jackson wrote:

> Alexander Wirt writes ("Re: Want to make salsa advertise contact and source code details [and 1 more messages]"):
> > It was a decision by the team to disallow any patch that is not
> > really really needed for function. Please submit your patch
> > upstream.
> 
> I see.  I'm afraid I strongly disagree with this decision, for
> practical reasons, and because of its rationale.  In any case, IMO
> this patch is required for the important function of giving Salsa
> users access to the appropriate contact channels and source code
> reference.
I think that they should use the official docs - or the help button. 
  
> I am sure that my patch would be rejected by upstream.  As I have it,
> it is not suitable for upstream because it hardcodes the Debian
> information.  I obviouslyu do not want to spend the time to redevelop
> the configurable version (like the proprietary version of gitlab has)
> when you have said you will rejected it, and it would also almost
> certainly be rejected by upstream.
Did you asked them? 

 
> Can you please tell me what you think the appropriate path or venue is
> for me to pursue this diagreement ?
Get in contact with upstream and ask them about including the feature in CE. 

Alex