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Re: concerns about Salsa




Le lundi 04 juin 2018 à 12:54:32+0100, Ian Jackson a écrit :
> > Aren't we sending a wrong message that packaging is not important?
> 
> In practice, I have found that it is much easier to deploy a
> production service directly from its git tree.  This makes it much
> easier to make changes.

I've always found otherwise, ie that packaged stuff makes the administrator
of a service spare a lot of time.

I wonder then, if a lot of people prefer deploy a service from upstream's
git repo/cookbooks, what is the purpose of packaging? Who would benefit from
it and who should use package-distros?

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