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2012/2/7 Alexey Shvetsov <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> fbissey@... писал 2012-02-07 23:52:
>> Quoting Sébastien Fabbro <email@example.com>:
>>> We are contemplating the idea of switching the official science overlay
>>> to an external repository such as github. Here are some of the
>>> advantages we would like to
>>> 1. easier to contribute
>>> 2. specific issue tracker
>>> 3. wiki
>> Other people have made useful comments already. The only point that I
>> is interesting about github is the possibility to clone the overlay and
>> pull requests.
>> Effectively that means people can contribute without ever getting infra
>> involved and an external contributor can send a pull request even if they
>> not a member of the github science team.
> Actualy you can send pull request even now =) Its git. See for example linux
> kernel related work
I like the idea of making contributions as easy as possible!
Actually we could test github for a while and leave the default
overlay on gentoo and merge every XXX hrs.