Re: Introducting Debian Trends: historical graphs about Debian packaging practices, and "packages smells"
- Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 22:18:30 +0200
- From: Lucas Nussbaum <lucas@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Introducting Debian Trends: historical graphs about Debian packaging practices, and "packages smells"
On 16/04/19 at 15:55 +0200, Enrico Weigelt, metux IT consult wrote:
> On 13.04.19 10:20, Lucas Nussbaum wrote:
> > TL;DR: see https://trends.debian.net and
> > https://trends.debian.net/#smells
> > Hi,
> > Following this blog post I did some work on setting up a proper
> > framework to graph historical trends about Debian packaging practices.
> > The result is now available at , and I'm confident that I will be
> > able to update this on a regular basis (every few months).
> Just a quick idea:
> For packages using git, can you also trace how they're using it ?
> There're several approaches used, some only track debian/ subtree,
> some track source tree plus debian/, some w/ extra text-based patches,
> some w/ patches already applied in git.
I'm outsourcing all the package analysis, which only uses the package's
files (source and binary -- only source in my case).
What you are suggesting would be super-interesting, but maybe it would
be better to plug this into vcswatch -- see